Summer Associate

Developing World Markets
Deadline for Applications
Where to Apply
Submit resume and cover letter to Lisette S. Palomino-Ukperaj at Please no phone calls.

Developing World Markets (DWM) specializes in asset management for microfinance and impact investment in developing countries. DWM is seeking summer associates to join its Debt Origination and Equity teams with a strong social mission and commitment to sustainable economic development. These positions are located in Stamford, CT.

General Qualifications:
1) Strong ability to conduct financial analysis; 2) Demonstrated commitment to social / economic development; 3) Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including advanced MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills; 4) Solid organizational & time management skills; 5) High motivation and attention to detail; 6) Ability to learn quickly and work independently as well as being a team player; 7) Experience in emerging markets investment banking, capital markets, private equity and/or financial analysis is a plus; 8) Fluency in Spanish or French and other foreign language abilities is a plus; 9) Knowledge of or experience in the Microfinance and Renewable Energy sector is a plus; 10) Travel may be required; 11) Candidates must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Debt Origination / Equity Summer Associate:
Responsibilities may include 1) assisting in negotiating and executing the firm’s debt and equity investment transactions; 2) assisting in performing due diligence, credit analysis and financial analysis on portfolio companies; 3) assisting in preparing marketing materials and memoranda; 4) researching special projects and presenting findings.
Master’s Degree preferred.

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Submit resume and cover letter to Lisette S. Palomino-Ukperaj at Please no phone calls.