Associate Investment Officer at ADB, Baku, Azerbaijan

Deadline: 21 February 2019

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Associate Investment Officer in Baku, Azerbaijan. The duration of this post is 3 years.

The Associate Investment Officer will contribute to the Azerbaijan Country Partnership Strategy, localized treasury and support functions for ADB’s transaction advisory activities in Azerbaijan, and ADB’s developmental directions for the private sector.

The ADB aims for an Asia and Pacific free from poverty.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Associate Investment Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Contribute to the formulation of the Azerbaijan Country Partnership Strategy and Country Operations Business Plans, with a focus on policy and strategies to further private investments and the environment for doing business in Azerbaijan.
  • Support ADB’s Treasury Department in their work activities concerning the issuance of local currency bonds in Azerbaijan.
  • Support Office of Public-Private Partnership (OPPP) in their work activities concerning the PPP projects in Azerbaijan.
  • Support the identification of business opportunities, perform preliminary integrity checks, develop a strong pipeline of investment prospects for ADB in general.
  • Coordinate closely with social, environmental, and technical assistance colleagues to increase value with business partners, achieved practical solutions for specific sector challenges and sustain development impact.
  • Ensure completeness of database of legal documentation, financing and security documents and project contracts for new project approvals compiled by the originating divisions.
  • Support creation and maintenance of project related databases, tracking portfolio size, composition, and other characteristics, for management information.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships to further develop opportunities for the private sector; coordinate with the designated international staff of the Private Sector Operations Department on opportunities with potential for private sector financing.
  • Perform other duties as assigned and reflected in the incumbent’s work plan.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, business or and equivalent field, preferably with advanced training.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience preferably in project or corporate finance.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills in risk assessment and financial analysis and modeling.
  • Effective report-writing and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to develop rapport internally and externally in a multicultural environment.
  • Nationality of Azerbaijan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit ADB.