Impact Officer, Global Portfolio
- Global Partnerships
- Nairobi, Kenya
- Job Type
- Deadline for Applications
- How to Apply
- Apply online at the application portal
- Where to Apply
|POSITION: Impact Officer, Global Portfolio
LOCATION: Nairobi, Kenya
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Impact Officer will work primarily out of GP’s regional office in Nairobi and will report to the Vice President of Impact based in Seattle. The Impact Officer will work closely with both the CIT and the Social Investment Team (SIT), which leads business development, loan origination, credit analysis, and capital recovery for GP-affiliated debt funds.
This role will be responsible for the following:
Managing GP-affiliated funds’ impact-first partner screening and selection in the Global Portfolio:
Providing impact feedback and advisory support to partner social enterprises in the Global Portfolio:
Executing impact monitoring, targeted analysis, and strategic research:
WHAT WE OFFER
HOW TO APPLY
As part of the application, candidates will provide some basic information, a résumé, and a brief cover letter. Introductory interviews with the hiring manager will be held with selected candidates. A subset of candidates will then advance to a case study assignment, and finalists will interview with several other members of the GP team. All interviews will be conducted via video call or in-person at GP’s Nairobi office. Finalists will be asked to submit references, including name, email, and phone number, of at least two former supervisors. All offers will be contingent upon reference checks as well as a background check.
Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. For priority consideration, please apply by August 9, 2023. Due to the volume of applications, we will contact only those candidates selected for interviews – no follow-ups, please.