Associate Investment Officer - Tenders Global

Associate Investment Officer

World Bank

Associate Investment Officer

Job #: req25070
Organization: IFC
Sector: Investment
Grade: GF
Term Duration: 3 years 0 months
Recruitment Type: Local Recruitment
Location: Sao Paulo,Brazil
Required Language(s): English, Portuguese
Preferred Language(s):
Closing Date: 12/5/2023 (MM/DD/YYYY) at 11:59pm UTC


IFC a member of the World Bank Group is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. We work in more than 100 countries, using our capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in developing countries. In fiscal year 2023, IFC committed a record US$43.7 billion to private companies and financial institutions in developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity as economies grapple with the impacts of global compounding crises. For more information, visit

IFCs Advisory Services in Public PrivatePartnerships (C3P) is focused on assisting governments to develop and bring tomarket public-private partnerships primarily in the infrastructure and social sectors. In Brazil, C3P has among other initiatives- a partnership with the Brazilian Development Bank (Banco Nacional deDesenvolvimento Economico e Social BNDES) and the Inter-American DevelopmentBank (IDB) called the Private Sector Partnership Program (or PSP Program) tojointly develop such projects. C3P is seeking to recruit an AssociateInvestment Officer (AIO), to be based in Sao Paulo, and who will report to thehead of the PSP Program.


The Associate Investment Officer will work as or closely with team leaders as part of the project team to assist in the origination, due diligence, structuring, negotiation, and bidding of infrastructure projects.
The AIO will work with national, state, and local level governments in Brazil and in the LAC Region in identifying and developing PPP transactions for infrastructure projects.
Contribute to origination and marketing activities including preparation of pitch books, market analysis, project assessments and proposals.
Prepare memos and documentation for internal approval and consultant procurement processes.
Perform financial analysis and modeling.
Assist in project management, coordination with transaction lawyers and technical consultants.
Preparation of due diligence and transaction structuring reports, and review of legal, commercial, and technical outputs and documentation.
Assist in preparation of information memorandums, pre-qualification, and tender documentation.
Assist in marketing to potential investors, conducting international competitive tenders and commercial/financial closure.
Participate in meetings with government clients and investors; and
Assist in other project or strategy related activities as the need may arise (research, reporting, etc.).

Selection Criteria

MBA or masters degree in finance or equivalent.
Solid and relevant experience of a minimum of five years in the PPP industry, gained in a financial or advisory institution either in project finance, corporate finance, M&A and privatizations, or private equity funds focused on infrastructure.
Knowledge of overall industry sector trends and experience in infrastructure transactions/PPPs in Latin America and the Caribbean with a proven track record.
Strong financial modeling skills.
Strong analytical and conceptual skills and ability to communicate ideas clearly and confidently.
Good presentation skills both written and oral.
Willingness and ability to travel on short notice and frequently, as required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Portuguese.

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The World Bank Group offers comprehensive benefits, including a retirement plan; medical, life and disability insurance; and paid leave, including parental leave, as well as reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities.

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