09.07.2018
Career Opportunity with LFS Advisory GmbH in Berlin

LFS Advisory GmbH is a consulting firm based in Berlin, Germany. We specialize in impact-driven projects in developing countries and emerging markets. Our focus is on enabling enterprises to deliver value to small or medium-sized enterprises and smallholder farmers through financial services, digital finance technologies, renewable energies and other business solutions. We also help public and private impact investors in selecting/vetting target companies and taking them to success.

At LFS, we believe that finance and technology combined have the power to solve key global challenges: social participation and advancement, protection of the environment and sustainable economic growth. We also help other impact investors and financial institutions to identify, fund and scale up such business ideas. LFS is an advisory firm and an impact investor.

As part of our dynamic business expansion and portfolio diversification, LFS is recruiting enterprising, high-caliber individuals to supplement team as

Senior Impact Advisor (various Specialization Areas)

The job profile is versatile but contains the following key tasks:

  • Build up and manage a high-quality client and project portfolio in your area of expertise;
  • Carry out consultancy assignments as a project manager or technical specialist;
  • Develop the company’s knowledge base and conduct research in your area of expertise;
  • Represent the company at conferences, roadshows or other business development events.

You are potentially the right candidate for us if the following applies to you:

  • You have deep expertise and a substantial work experience as a manager or senior consultant in one of the following industries or area:
    • Telecommunication, IT solution provider or Fintech company
    • Digital financial services / payment solutions
    • Credit scoring
    • Financial and non-financial services for smallholder farmers
    • Solar finance / renewable energy technologies
  • You have a track record of delivering outstanding value to clients and producing out-of-the box ideas to help them succeed
  • You combine excellent teamplay with the ability to get things done on your own
  • You are a strong networker and communicator who is highly fluent in English (and ideally at least one other of the following languages: Russian, Arabic, French, Spanish or Chinese)
  • You enjoy travelling and working with our clients wordwide (up to 50% of work time)

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please submit your application letter and CV by email to info@lfs-advisory.com with the subject “Application”, followed by the position code 2018-11. Please do not attach files exceeding a size of 5 MB in total. Please do not submit applications in hardcopy unless requested.