Risk Management Specialist at ADB, Manila, Philippines

Deadline: 24 October 2018

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Risk Management Specialist/Senior Risk Management Specialist in Manila, Philippines. The duration of this post is 3 years.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Risk Management Specialist will perform the following functions:

  • Risk Assessment and Valuation
    • Assesses the viability of equity investment proposals, presents findings and recommendations for key transaction risks, covering, inter alia, sponsor, commercial and structures risks in proposed financing transactions.
    • Ensures reliability of key assumptions for financial modeling, quantitative cash flow analysis based on technical, commercial, legal, regulatory, financial, institutional, governance, managerial, safeguards, fiduciary and capacity considerations.
  • Transaction Monitoring
    • Independently assesses and reviews monitoring reports of nonsovereign equity transactions, and determines the appropriate frequency of the monitoring report based on the specific risk profile of the transaction and recommending appropriate ratings.
    • Reviews proposed valuations in terms of appropriateness of methodology and accuracy throughout the transaction life, and comments on the feasibility of proposed hold and/or exit recommendations in the monitoring reports.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in finance, business administration, economics or other related fields; or or university degree combined with specialized experience in similar organization/s.
  • At least 8 years of relevant experience in an international bank, private equity fund, hedge fund, and/or multilateral/bilateral development organization in the areas of equity origination, equity portfolio administration, risk management and investment appraisal.
  • Excellent knowledge and demonstrated track record in all areas of valuations and risk management of equity transactions; and proven ability to capture substantial risk considerations of transactions under review.
  • Experience in valuation and pricing of early stage, pre-initial public offering and listed equities and ability to assess proposed exit strategies; and excellent knowledge and practical experience in different price discovery processes.
  • Experience with private equity funds as well as a strong network of contacts with private equity funds in the region.
  • Familiarity with risk management frameworks, and relevant risk-related policies.
  • Strong project management and execution skills, including the ability to effectively drive complex, multifaceted matters to conclusion in an aggressive timeframe.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • International experience working in development in several countries.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit ADB.