Investment and Monitoring Officer

Organization
Peru Opportunity Fund
Location
Lima, Peru
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
08/31/2017
Contact Information
brath@peruopportunity.org
Tags
Full-time

Peru Opportunity Fund (P.O.F.) is an initiative of the Hampshire Foundation, which is a foundation based in the United States. P.O.F. funds projects in rural Peru to benefit small farmers in Peru. P.O.F. works with formal organizations of agricultural farmers and agricultural enterprises with inclusive value chains to achieve its goal. From 2001 to the end of 2015, Peru Opportunity Fund has co-financed more than 70 projects in Peru, with total investments of approximately US $ 10 millions.

Currently, Peru Opportunity Fund is an impact investment fund with debt (loans) investments to add value to and improve the productivity of small farmers in Peru, by helping them to improve access to capital, technology, and information.

Peru Opportunity Fund is in search of a competent and eager person to improve the society from the following role: Investment and Monitoring Officer

Job type: Full time
Work place: P.O.F. Offices In Surquillo, Lima, Peru
Duration: One year contract to start, with trial period
Remuneration: Fair and relative to the market and to the experience

Position Objective

Analyze the feasibility of investment opportunities and monitor investments.

Requirements

Professional in Administration, Agronomy, Accounting, Economics, Animal Husbandry or similar
Master in Finance, MBA, Economic Development or similar
3-7 years of experience in analyzing investment projects
Exposure to the agricultural sector
Advanced level of Excel and Word
Knowledge in the elaboration of cash flows
High analytical capacity and excellent critical sense
Ease of speaking and ability to interact with people at all levels (officials, farmers)
With great desire to improve Peru
Willingness to travel within the agricultural areas in Peru
Willingness to work on a small team
Advanced level of English and Spanish is essential
Academic and/or professional experience in other countries will be assessed.

Functions

Analyze the feasibility of opportunities
Elaboration of due diligence reports
Collect data from farmers to quantify the social impact
Monitor and evaluate the interventions
Develop proposals to increase efficiency and impact of interventions
Suggest alternative proposals to develop farming communities
Collaborate with the P.O.F. in the pursuit of investment opportunities
Others that your supervisor considers

Hierarchical line

The position will report to the Director of the Peru Opportunity Fund
The position requires daily interaction and collaboration with the Peru Opportunity Fund team and
Interaction with the directory based on E.U.U.U.U.K.

Contact

Interested persons send your Resume to pof.oficinaperu@gmail.com no later than August 13 along with a concise cover letter explaining why you are interested in the position.

Interview in person