Recruitment Associate

Organization
U.S Fund for UNICEF
Contact Information
To apply, please see application link

The United Nations Children\’s Fund (UNICEF) works in 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children’s lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. The U.S. Fund for UNICEF (USF) supports UNICEF\’s work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood. For more information, visit www.unicefusa.org.

Director, Bridge Fund Operations

Reporting to the Senior Vice President (SVP) of USF’s In Kind Assistance Corporation (IKAC) and The UNICEF Bridge Fund, the Director will serve as the operational lead for this growing impact investment fund, providing expertise in the areas of financial analysis, process management and investor relations.

Key Responsibilities/Outcomes (include but are not limited to):

Lead the underwriting and due diligence processes for all transactions including providing clear and concise financial analysis of Nongovernmental Organizations and corporations to determine financial health

Present underwriting analysis and results to the SVP, COO/CFO and participate in presentations to the IKAC Board of Directors

Manage the full life cycle of new investments from preparing for initial investor meetings to liaising with legal counsel through the loan closing process

Manage and support the SVP with investor relations including creation of quarterly investor reports and marketing the fund at industry conferences and meetings

Work with USF’s financial staff to ensure proper internal accounting and compliance

Prepare materials for periodic board meetings

In collaboration with the SVP, liaise with UNICEF colleagues to provide regular communication and ensuring coordination of funds transfer and replenishment

Act as liaison to socially conscious investors

Assist the SVP in obtaining new grants and loans to fund the program

Perform special project work for the COO/CFO & SVP

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting required; MBA or advanced degree preferred

Minimum of seven years of relevant work experience; banking experience required

Strong financial analytical experience in financial analysis and reporting, preferably in a not-for-profit or financial environment

Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint required

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential, both written and verbal

Strong presentation skills; must have the ability to present to senior management and outside socially conscious investors and donors

Must demonstrate USF Core Values: Trust, Respect, Accountability, Innovation, Teamwork, and Service

Must possess current and valid US Work Authorization and be eligible to work for any US employer without sponsorship.

Due to the high volume of applications received, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Salary is commensurate with experience. In addition, USF offers a comprehensive benefits package.

USF is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply

Additional Information

To apply, please apply on-line at:

http://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=UNICEFUSA&cws=1&rid=689