EDFI is the Association of European Development Finance Institutions. EDFI represents 15 development banks and investment funds that are backed by European governments to promote sustainable investment in the private sector in developing countries and emerging economies.
EDFI member institutions are mandated by their governments to contribute to the SDGs by creating jobs, boosting growth, fighting poverty and climate change. Five core values drive EDFI: Responsibility, Sustainability, Impact, Trust, Transparency.
EDFI and its members have also set up the EDFI Management Company, as a joint platform for managing innovative development finance solutions in partnership with the EU institutions.
In line with its evolving work programme, EDFI recruits a Programme Manager.
As the Programme Manager, Knowledge & Innovation will develop and implement strategic EDFI initiatives and data/knowledge programmes. The role is to ensure coordination on projects of strategic relevance to EDFI member institutions, and to deliver fact-based industry perspectives and innovation projects.
You join an international and diverse team of over ten people, coming from Europe and overseas. Discover more about them here: https://www.edfi.eu/who-we-are/edfi/. They are all motivated and committed to the purpose of the company. You report to the General Manager, who is ambitious for EDFI and the team. He delegates responsibilities and expects autonomy, initiative, and accountability from his team members. He has a participative management style and team members at all levels are stimulated to take initiatives to improve processes and service levels. He is thoughtful and does not make hasty decisions.
Important: only apply for this position when you eligable (valid work permit) and willing to work in Belgium (Brussels).
Other keywords: International Development, Programme Management, Knowledge, Innovation, Impact, E&S, International Development; sustainable finance; impact investing; climate action.
For more information: Call HANS VERHEIJ at the number: +32 473 715114.