African Development Bank Group (AfDB) – Established in 1964, the African Development Bank is the premier pan-African improvement establishment, selling financial development and social progress throughout the continent. There are 80 member states, together with 54 in Africa (Regional Member Countries). The Bank’s improvement agenda is delivering the monetary and technical help for transformative initiatives that can considerably scale back poverty by means of inclusive and sustainable financial development.

The Bank is in search of to recruit dynamic and extremely expert funding officers who will work on non-public sector infrastructure funding transactions inside the Infrastructure and Urban Development Department (PICU) in the Infrastructure, Private Sector and Industrialization (PIVP) Vice Presidency:

Job Title: Infrastructure Investment Officer
Reference: ADB/19/103
Locations: Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire & Pretoria, South Africa
Grade: PL4/PL5
Position N°: 50069785, 50093739

The Complex

  • The fundamental focus of the Vice Presidency for ‘Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization’ (PIVP) is on: (i) growing the non-public sector; (ii) deepening the monetary sector; (iii) bettering infrastructure (transport, city improvement, and ICT); (iv) accelerating industrialization; and (v) boosting intra-African commerce.  PIVP performs the lead function in: (i) originating and supervising Non-Sovereign Operations (NSO) in PIVP Sectors; (ii) coordinating NSO processes; (iii) growing and sharing related Sector Knowledge; (iv) supporting the Regions on Sovereign sector operations; and (v) managing Complex Sovereign operations.  PIVP combines analytical work and coverage dialogue in its sector with financing of particular operations, together with loans or fairness investments.
  • The function of the Infrastructure and Urban Development Directorate is to foster infrastructure and concrete improvement in Africa by means of acceptable insurance policies and techniques in addition to initiatives and packages interventions, which the Bank would possibly finance on nationwide, regional or continent-wide foundation. This Directorate includes of 4 divisions: Transport & Logistics, Urban Development, Infrastructure Partnerships, and NSO Infrastructure.
  • The “NSO Infrastructure” division has the duty to construction and originate non-sovereign infrastructure investments in transport (Roads, Highways, Bridges, Railways, Ports, Airports, Pipelines, Logistic Platforms) and Urban Development (Public Transportation, Waste Management, Housing).

The Position

  • The core duties of this place is to determine enterprise alternatives and construction transactions associated to personal investments in transport and concrete improvement infrastructures and providers and originate initiatives for Bank financing.

Duties and Responsibilities
Under the general supervision and steering of the related Division Manager the Chief funding officer will:

Project Development and Processing:

  • Liaise and coordinate with different Investment Officers and Bank employees in enterprise improvement and the origination of an excellent high quality funding pipeline.
  • Proactively determine potential funding companions and alternatives primarily based on trade expertise, repute, market potential, monetary functionality, and strategic match;
  • Assess the attractiveness of particular funding alternatives with a powerful deal with credit score high quality and improvement impression and make suggestions managemen;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with different departments, shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop particular funding alternatives;
  • Prepare venture idea notes and appraisal experiences for presentation to the division, evaluate committees, senior administration and eventually the Board of Directors;
  • Execute loans, ensures or fairness financing together with processing mandates, conducting due diligence, structuring offers, negotiating phrases and documentation, arranging syndications, and processing inside approvals.;
  • Coordinate with sector colleagues, the inside approvals to proactively discover pragmatic options to rising/particular sector challenges;
  • Develop funding promotion methods in Africa, together with focusing on potential buyers and selling AfDB’s services and products proactively;
  • Work with the authorized division to make sure that all offers have acceptable authorized documentation and that monetary shut is achieved, and hand over initiatives to portfolio administration employees.

Design particular modern transactions, initiatives and initiatives:

  • Undertakes the work on elements of investments and infrastructure improvement and aligns them with institutional goals;
  • Evaluate, construction, negotiate, and shut new transactions, with a powerful deal with credit score and asset high quality (embrace processing mandates, due diligence, negotiating time period sheets and different documentation, syndications and board approval);
  • Provide help to others and portfolio groups in processing and supervising initiatives.

External Liaison and Knowledge Sharing:

  • Contribute to the documentation of classes discovered from funding operations and rising finest practices in areas of experience;
  • Participate in and contribute to data and expertise sharing periods with inside and exterior stakeholders;
  • Participate in and contribute to actions for advocacy, dissemination and information constructing referring to AfDB’s investments/operations, merchandise and initiatives;
  • Provide peer evaluate to different colleagues to share trade information and data on respective sector;
  • Provide technical management and help to information and lesson sharing approaches and occasions with inside and exterior stakeholders;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop particular funding alternatives;

Selection Criteria
Including fascinating abilities, information and expertise:

  • At least a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Banking or equal degree in associated areas, plus ideally a Bachelor Degree in civil/transport engineering;
  • Have at least 5 (5) years {of professional} expertise for PL5 and 6 (6) years {of professional} expertise for PL4, in venture infrastructure venture finance, consultancy, with particular expertise in rising markets;
  • Proven capacity to determine, course of, and negotiate transactions in the infrastructure sector from a personal sector standpoint and specifically associated to transportation property and providers;
  • Good understanding of the Transport infrastructure and associated providers, specifically, Ports, Airports, Highways and Mass Transit Systems, and Infrastructure markets;
  • Strong analytical and monetary structuring abilities (together with monetary modeling expertise) and sound enterprise judgment;
  • Working expertise in multinational group in Africa and/or specialised expertise in comparable group/s could be thought of a bonus;
  • Knowledge of financial developments and market tendencies in Africa;
  • Ability to contribute to sound selections and contribute to the execution of the selections;
  • Ability to provoke, successfully and independently work together with the senior authorities officers, senior administration of potential shoppers;
  • Strong dedication to seek for and produce modern and inventive approaches to actions as a way to improve efficiency and create added advantages to the Bank and its shoppers;
  • Excellent drawback fixing capabilities applies enterprise information to the decision of issues and identifies options to the advantage of the client (inside and exterior) and the group;
  • Excellent organizational, administrative, and time administration abilities;
  • Proven capacity to work with restricted supervision and effectively to ship beneath strain and meet tight deadlines;
  • Willingness to journey extensively and geographic flexibility (a few of the positions could also be relocated to regional hubs in the future);
  • Excellent presentation abilities;
  • Ability to speak orally and in writing successfully in French or English, with an excellent working information of the different language;
  • Competence in the use of normal Microsoft Office purposes (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).

Job Title: Chief Infrastructure Investment Officer
Reference: ADB/19/102
Location: South Africa
Grade: PL3
Position N°: 50069781, 50064955

The Complex

  • The fundamental focus of the Vice Presidency for ‘Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization’ (PIVP) is on: (i) growing the non-public sector; (ii) deepening the monetary sector; (iii) bettering infrastructure (transport, city improvement, and ICT); (iv) accelerating industrialization; and (v) boosting intra-African commerce.  PIVP performs the lead function in: (i) originating and supervising Non-Sovereign Operations (NSO) in PIVP Sectors; (ii) coordinating NSO processes; (iii) growing and sharing related Sector Knowledge; (iv) supporting the Regions on Sovereign sector operations; and (v) managing Complex Sovereign operations.  PIVP combines analytical work and coverage dialogue in its sector with financing of particular operations, together with loans or fairness investments.
  • The function of the Infrastructure and Urban Development Directorate is to foster infrastructure and concrete improvement in Africa by means of acceptable insurance policies and techniques in addition to initiatives and packages interventions, which the Bank would possibly finance on nationwide, regional or continent-wide foundation. This Directorate includes of 4 divisions: Transport & Logistics, Urban Development, Infrastructure Partnerships, and NSO Infrastructure.
  • The “NSO Infrastructure” division has the duty to construction and originate non-sovereign infrastructure investments in transport (Roads, Highways, Bridges, Railways, Ports, Airports, Pipelines, Logistic Platforms) and Urban Development (Public Transportation, Waste Management, Housing).

The Position

  • The core duties of this place is to determine enterprise alternatives and construction transactions associated to personal investments in transport and concrete improvement infrastructures and providers and originate initiatives for Bank financing.

Duties and Responsibilities
Under the general supervision and steering of the related Division Manager the Chief funding officer will:

  • Project Development and Processing
  • Liaise and coordinate with different Investment Officers and Bank employees in enterprise improvement and the origination of an excellent high quality funding pipeline;
  • Proactively determine potential funding companions and alternatives primarily based on trade expertise, repute, market potential, monetary functionality, and strategic match;
  • Assess the attractiveness of particular funding alternatives with a powerful deal with credit score high quality and improvement impression and make suggestions administration;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with different departments, shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop particular funding alternatives;
  • Prepare venture idea notes and appraisal experiences for presentation to the division, evaluate committees, senior administration and eventually the Board of Directors;
  • Execute loans, ensures or fairness financing together with processing mandates, conducting due diligence, structuring offers, negotiating phrases and documentation, arranging syndications, and processing inside approvals.;
  • Coordinate with sector colleagues, the inside approvals to proactively discover pragmatic options to rising/particular sector challenges;
  • Develop funding promotion methods in Africa, together with focusing on potential buyers and selling AfDB’s services and products proactively;
  • Work with the authorized division to make sure that all offers have acceptable authorized documentation and that monetary shut is achieved, and hand over initiatives to portfolio administration employees;
  • Project supervision and monitoring
  • Monitor venture progress by means of area go to/desk evaluate and put together related experiences (together with, inter-alia, the quarterly Portfolio Status Report (PSR) and Project Completion Reports (XSR / PCR) for submission to Senior Management as periodic updates on implementation progress;
  • Review periodic Reports (together with however not restricted to quarterly, half-yearly, and annual operational, technical, environmental and monetary experiences) of assigned initiatives to make sure compliance with covenants and venture implementation timelines, highlighting implementation points and challenges and preserve common communication with associated Country and Head Office employees;
  • Lead the evaluate of restructuring and waiver requests from shoppers and advise administration on monetary impression and coordinate the preparation and submission of documentation from the areas for presentation to inside acceptable approving authorities to hunt and procure crucial credit score approvals;
  • Advise and be a member of the origination groups on transactions with deal with bettering the design, preparation and implementation of initiatives/packages to strengthen the high quality of the portfolio at entry;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop a powerful pipeline for brand new funding alternatives.
  • Design particular modern transactions, initiatives and initiatives
  • Undertakes the work on elements of investments and infrastructure improvement and aligns them with institutional goals;
  • Works with regional groups/nation places of work to design and implement sector improvement help packages;
  • Evaluate, construction, negotiate, and shut new transactions, with a powerful deal with credit score and asset high quality (embrace processing mandates, due diligence, negotiating time period sheets and different documentation, syndications and board approval);
  • Provide help to others and portfolio groups in processing and supervising initiatives.
  • External Liaison and Knowledge Sharing
  • Contribute to the documentation of classes discovered from funding operations and rising finest practices in areas of experience;
  • Participate in and contribute to data and expertise sharing periods with inside and exterior stakeholders;
  • Participate in and contribute to actions for advocacy, dissemination and information constructing referring to AfDB’s investments/operations, merchandise and initiatives;
  • Provide peer evaluate to different colleagues to share trade information and data on respective sector;
  • Provide technical management and help to information and lesson sharing approaches and occasions with inside and exterior stakeholders;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop particular funding alternatives;
  • Policy and Project Evaluation
  • Provide enter and comments on venture, coverage and different papers associated to respective sector operations and improvement throughout a spread of key themes and sectors.
  • Strategy, Planning and Reporting
  • Participate in related groups for planning and programming functions;
  • Contribute to and coordinate in the investments inputs improvement of methods at  regional degree;
  • Assist in the improvement of the related Department’s information administration technique, and help in execution of this technique;
  • Coordinate intently with social, environmental, advisory and technical help colleagues as a way to champion AfDB’s worth to our shoppers’ companies, discover pragmatic options to the particular sector challenges, and obtain sustainable improvement impression;

Selection Criteria
Including fascinating abilities, information and expertise:

  • At least a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Banking or equal degree in associated areas, plus ideally a Bachelor Degree in civil/transport engineering;
  • Have a minimal of Seven (7) Years {of professional} expertise in venture infrastructure venture finance, consultancy, with particular expertise in rising markets;
  • Proven capacity to determine, course of, and negotiate advanced transactions in the infrastructure sector from a personal sector standpoint and specifically associated to transportation property and providers;
  • Thorough understanding of the Transport infrastructure and associated providers, specifically, Ports, Airports, Highways and Mass Transit Systems, and Infrastructure markets;
  • Strong analytical and monetary structuring abilities (together with monetary modeling expertise) and sound enterprise judgment”;
  • Working expertise in multinational group in Africa and/or specialised expertise in comparable group/s could be thought of a bonus;
  • Demonstrates capacity to coordinate, take part in, and act as a catalyst for, strategic cross-sector dialogues inside the networks, throughout the nation, amongst Bank colleagues and different improvement establishments, governments and different organizations;
  • Knowledge of financial developments and market tendencies in Africa;
  • Ability to contribute to sound selections and contribute to the execution of the selections;
  • Ability to provoke, successfully and independently work together with the senior authorities officers, senior administration of potential shoppers;
  • Strong dedication to seek for and produce modern and inventive approaches to actions as a way to improve efficiency and create added advantages to the Bank and its shoppers;
  • Excellent drawback fixing capabilities applies enterprise information to the decision of issues and identifies options to the advantage of the client (inside and exterior) and the group;
  • Excellent organizational, administrative, and time administration abilities;
  • Proven capacity to work with restricted supervision and effectively to ship beneath strain and meet tight deadlines;
  • Willingness to journey extensively and geographic flexibility (a few of the positions are primarily based exterior Abidjan);
  • Excellent presentation abilities;
  • Ability to speak orally and in writing successfully in French or English, with an excellent working information of the different language;
  • Competence in the use of normal Microsoft Office purposes (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).

Job Title: Chief Infrastructure Investment Officer
Reference: ADB/19/102
Location: South Africa
Grade: PL3
Position N°: 50069781, 50064955

The Complex

  • The fundamental focus of the Vice Presidency for ‘Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization’ (PIVP) is on: (i) growing the non-public sector; (ii) deepening the monetary sector; (iii) bettering infrastructure (transport, city improvement, and ICT); (iv) accelerating industrialization; and (v) boosting intra-African commerce.  PIVP performs the lead function in: (i) originating and supervising Non-Sovereign Operations (NSO) in PIVP Sectors; (ii) coordinating NSO processes; (iii) growing and sharing related Sector Knowledge; (iv) supporting the Regions on Sovereign sector operations; and (v) managing Complex Sovereign operations.  PIVP combines analytical work and coverage dialogue in its sector with financing of particular operations, together with loans or fairness investments.
  • The function of the Infrastructure and Urban Development Directorate is to foster infrastructure and concrete improvement in Africa by means of acceptable insurance policies and techniques in addition to initiatives and packages interventions, which the Bank would possibly finance on nationwide, regional or continent-wide foundation. This Directorate includes of 4 divisions: Transport & Logistics, Urban Development, Infrastructure Partnerships, and NSO Infrastructure.
  • The “NSO Infrastructure” division has the duty to construction and originate non-sovereign infrastructure investments in transport (Roads, Highways, Bridges, Railways, Ports, Airports, Pipelines, Logistic Platforms) and Urban Development (Public Transportation, Waste Management, Housing).

The Position

  • The core duties of this place is to determine enterprise alternatives and construction transactions associated to personal investments in transport and concrete improvement infrastructures and providers and originate initiatives for Bank financing.

Duties and Responsibilities
Under the general supervision and steering of the related Division Manager the Chief funding officer will:

  • Project Development and Processing
  • Liaise and coordinate with different Investment Officers and Bank employees in enterprise improvement and the origination of an excellent high quality funding pipeline;
  • Proactively determine potential funding companions and alternatives primarily based on trade expertise, repute, market potential, monetary functionality, and strategic match;
  • Assess the attractiveness of particular funding alternatives with a powerful deal with credit score high quality and improvement impression and make suggestions administration;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with different departments, shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop particular funding alternatives;
  • Prepare venture idea notes and appraisal experiences for presentation to the division, evaluate committees, senior administration and eventually the Board of Directors;
  • Execute loans, ensures or fairness financing together with processing mandates, conducting due diligence, structuring offers, negotiating phrases and documentation, arranging syndications, and processing inside approvals.;
  • Coordinate with sector colleagues, the inside approvals to proactively discover pragmatic options to rising/particular sector challenges;
  • Develop funding promotion methods in Africa, together with focusing on potential buyers and selling AfDB’s services and products proactively;
  • Work with the authorized division to make sure that all offers have acceptable authorized documentation and that monetary shut is achieved, and hand over initiatives to portfolio administration employees;
  • Project supervision and monitoring
  • Monitor venture progress by means of area go to/desk evaluate and put together related experiences (together with, inter-alia, the quarterly Portfolio Status Report (PSR) and Project Completion Reports (XSR / PCR) for submission to Senior Management as periodic updates on implementation progress;
  • Review periodic Reports (together with however not restricted to quarterly, half-yearly, and annual operational, technical, environmental and monetary experiences) of assigned initiatives to make sure compliance with covenants and venture implementation timelines, highlighting implementation points and challenges and preserve common communication with associated Country and Head Office employees;
  • Lead the evaluate of restructuring and waiver requests from shoppers and advise administration on monetary impression and coordinate the preparation and submission of documentation from the areas for presentation to inside acceptable approving authorities to hunt and procure crucial credit score approvals;
  • Advise and be a member of the origination groups on transactions with deal with bettering the design, preparation and implementation of initiatives/packages to strengthen the high quality of the portfolio at entry;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop a powerful pipeline for brand new funding alternatives.
  • Design particular modern transactions, initiatives and initiatives
  • Undertakes the work on elements of investments and infrastructure improvement and aligns them with institutional goals;
  • Works with regional groups/nation places of work to design and implement sector improvement help packages;
  • Evaluate, construction, negotiate, and shut new transactions, with a powerful deal with credit score and asset high quality (embrace processing mandates, due diligence, negotiating time period sheets and different documentation, syndications and board approval);
  • Provide help to others and portfolio groups in processing and supervising initiatives.
  • External Liaison and Knowledge Sharing
  • Contribute to the documentation of classes discovered from funding operations and rising finest practices in areas of experience;
  • Participate in and contribute to data and expertise sharing periods with inside and exterior stakeholders;
  • Participate in and contribute to actions for advocacy, dissemination and information constructing referring to AfDB’s investments/operations, merchandise and initiatives;
  • Provide peer evaluate to different colleagues to share trade information and data on respective sector;
  • Provide technical management and help to information and lesson sharing approaches and occasions with inside and exterior stakeholders;
  • Build and preserve robust relationships with shoppers, banking and multilateral companions and authorities officers to develop particular funding alternatives;
  • Policy and Project Evaluation
  • Provide enter and comments on venture, coverage and different papers associated to respective sector operations and improvement throughout a spread of key themes and sectors.
  • Strategy, Planning and Reporting
  • Participate in related groups for planning and programming functions;
  • Contribute to and coordinate in the investments inputs improvement of methods at  regional degree;
  • Assist in the improvement of the related Department’s information administration technique, and help in execution of this technique;
  • Coordinate intently with social, environmental, advisory and technical help colleagues as a way to champion AfDB’s worth to our shoppers’ companies, discover pragmatic options to the particular sector challenges, and obtain sustainable improvement impression;

Selection Criteria
Including fascinating abilities, information and expertise:

  • At least a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Banking or equal degree in associated areas, plus ideally a Bachelor Degree in civil/transport engineering;
  • Have a minimal of Seven (7) Years {of professional} expertise in venture infrastructure venture finance, consultancy, with particular expertise in rising markets;
  • Proven capacity to determine, course of, and negotiate advanced transactions in the infrastructure sector from a personal sector standpoint and specifically associated to transportation property and providers;
  • Thorough understanding of the Transport infrastructure and associated providers, specifically, Ports, Airports, Highways and Mass Transit Systems, and Infrastructure markets;
  • Strong analytical and monetary structuring abilities (together with monetary modeling expertise) and sound enterprise judgment”;
  • Working expertise in multinational group in Africa and/or specialised expertise in comparable group/s could be thought of a bonus;
  • Demonstrates capacity to coordinate, take part in, and act as a catalyst for, strategic cross-sector dialogues inside the networks, throughout the nation, amongst Bank colleagues and different improvement establishments, governments and different organizations;
  • Knowledge of financial developments and market tendencies in Africa;
  • Ability to contribute to sound selections and contribute to the execution of the selections;
  • Ability to provoke, successfully and independently work together with the senior authorities officers, senior administration of potential shoppers;
  • Strong dedication to seek for and produce modern and inventive approaches to actions as a way to improve efficiency and create added advantages to the Bank and its shoppers;
  • Excellent drawback fixing capabilities applies enterprise information to the decision of issues and identifies options to the advantage of the client (inside and exterior) and the group;
  • Excellent organizational, administrative, and time administration abilities;
  • Proven capacity to work with restricted supervision and effectively to ship beneath strain and meet tight deadlines;
  • Willingness to journey extensively and geographic flexibility (a few of the positions are primarily based exterior Abidjan);
  • Excellent presentation abilities;
  • Ability to speak orally and in writing successfully in French or English, with an excellent working information of the different language;
  • Competence in the use of normal Microsoft Office purposes (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).

How to Apply
Interested and certified candidates ought to:
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Application Deadline 16th June, 2019.

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