Symbiotics is the leading market access platform for impact investing in emerging and frontier markets, offering market research, investment advisory and asset management services. We are regulated by FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority and our daughter company Symbiotics (UK) Ltd has an investment firm license from the FCA in the UK. Symbiotics currently employs 160 people and is headquartered in Geneva, with further offices in Zurich, London, Amsterdam, Paris, Mexico City, Singapore and Cape Town. Since 2004, we have invested over USD 5bn in more than 400 microfinance institutions across around 80 emerging and frontier markets, working with more than 30 investment funds and many institutional investors.
We are a fast-growing, market-leading company, offering a dynamic work environment in the growing impact investment space. Our people are our biggest competitive advantage.
We believe that in order to recruit the best professionals all applications must be reviewed equally. For this reason, we will not require personal data such as photos, date of birth or gender to be included on CV applications.
Symbiotics has sponsored a bond issuance programme -- in our niche market of frontier and emerging market investments with a social impact dimension -- with currently about 120 transactions and USD 1bn outstanding. Our transactions are mainly loan participation notes with emerging and frontier market borrowers as underlying obligors.
Who we are looking for
You are a Structuring Analyst, based in London, who will be working on both new bond issuances (legal documentation and transaction management) as well as ongoing aspects of such bond transactions (amendment and modifications).
You will provide assistance in financial and legal structuring bond transactions:
You will support ongoing aspects of existing bond transactions (currently about USD 1bn outstanding / 120 transactions):
You will also participate in ad-hoc projects.
We are looking for a dynamic person who is sales oriented, autonomous, and able to work in a dynamic and challenging environment.
More specifically, you have the following skills and competencies: