Credit Operations Officer

Organization
Global Partnerships
Location
Seattle, Washington United States
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
03/24/2022
How to Apply
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Where to Apply
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Tags
Full-time

Credit Operations Officer (Full-time)
Supervisor: VP Credit
Location: Seattle, Washington

BACKGROUND
Global Partnerships (GP) is a nonprofit impact-first investor dedicated to expanding opportunity for people living in poverty. GP creates and manages impact-first investment funds that make loans and early-stage investments in social enterprises serving people living in poverty in less developed countries, primarily in Latin America and Africa.
The GP team is composed of mission-driven, dedicated, high-performing colleagues working primarily from offices in Seattle, WA, Bogotá, Colombia, and Nairobi, Kenya. To learn more about Global Partnerships, please visit our website at www.globalpartnerships.org.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Credit Operations Officer is a critical position within GP’s Social Investment Team (SIT). Within SIT, the Credit team is responsible for credit risk management across GP’s debt portfolio. The Credit Operations Officer will support the monitoring and analysis of social enterprise partners by maintaining data, developing analysis tools, and working across teams to improve processes. It will involve the development of new risk and portfolio analytical tools to be used across the organization and the implementation of new information and analysis systems. This role is based in Seattle (however remote working considerations will be discussed during interviews) and has regular interaction with colleagues in the Bogotá and Nairobi offices. The Credit Operations Officer will report to the VP of Credit and is a full-time position. Standard company benefits will apply, including health/dental/vision/life insurance, FSA, paid leave, and 401k.
Core Responsibilities:
• Drive and promote a strong data-informed culture throughout GP and manage high-quality and flexible credit and investment data systems
• Lead the creation and maintenance of analysis tools and templates required by GP’s Social Investment Team to structure and monitor fund investments
• Collaborate across teams to develop or improve processes, frameworks, and drive automation where possible
• Update and monitor the integrity, quality, and timeliness of data in the portfolio database
• Develop and manage new portfolio and risk analytics as required
• Lead regular reporting cycles (internal and external)
Additional Responsibilities:
• Collect, input, and analyze financial data from social enterprise partners to monitor performance and assess credit risk
• Review and contribute to analytical reports
• Support the investment closing and disbursement process as needed
Core Capabilities
• Strong operational skills including problem solving, project management, and strategic thinking
• Highly organized and attentive to detail, with an ability to prioritize and stay focused on outcomes and project vision while adhering to tight reporting deadlines
• Ability to quickly learn to use new software programs and translate these into business and portfolio/risk management requirements
• Strong communication skills with a variety of personalities and cultures
• Solid writing skills
• Comfortable working autonomously in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment without the analytical support or infrastructure generally available in large organizations
• Embodies GP’s values as a Dedicated, Strategic, Collaborative, Aspirational Learner, committed to Excellence, and has a passion for GP’s mission to expand opportunity for people living in poverty
Qualifications
• A desire to make an impact in an organization working to expand opportunity for people living in poverty
• Demonstrated knowledge of finance, with a preference for relevant work experience in financial risk, credit modelling, or investment (debt) screening and analysis
• At least 2 years of relevant professional experience
• Advanced Excel skills
• Experience managing multiple data sources for reporting and analysis
• Native or bilingual proficiency in English required
• Professional fluency in Spanish and/or French preferred
• Ability to work legally in the United States for Global Partnerships without GP sponsorship
Required Application Documents
• Brief Cover letter
• Resume
Global Partnerships is an equal opportunity employer. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. For priority consideration, please apply by March 24, 2022.
Due to the volume of applications, we will contact only those candidates selected for interviews – no follow-ups, please.
Finalists will be asked to submit references, including name, email, and phone number. All offers will be contingent upon reference checks as well as a background check.

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