Incofin IM is an emerging markets focused independent impact investment manager focused on financial inclusion, the agri-food value chain and safe water. Driven by a desire to promote inclusive progress, Incofin strives to provide the support entrepreneurs’ need in order to improve to lives of the less privileged people. Incofin IM is an AIFM licensed fund manager, advising and managing more than EUR 1 billion of assets. Incofin has a team of more than 70 professionals spread over the headquarters in Belgium and for regional offices in Colombia, India, Kenya and Cambodia.

Incofin Investment Management (Incofin) is looking for a motivated and driven

Legal Officer

to join our team in Antwerp.

Your tasks
You will be contributing to the growth of Incofin’s portfolio by providing legal advice in respect of the mandates of Incofin as fund manager and investment advisor from a transactional and regulatory perspective and independently drafting and negotiating transactional documentation relating to debt and equity investments in emerging markets across the globe. You will be developing and maintaining strong business partner relationships with the investment and operational teams within Incofin and with the teams, funds or other stakeholders.  You will be contributing to the development and promotion of legal standards within Incofin by building understanding of legal issues, risks and obligations through advice, communications and training of the investment and operational teams within Incofin. Legal officer will be part of the global legal team and report to the Chief Legal Officer (CLO).

Your profile
You hold a law degree from a top university in Europe and have an excellent academic record. You have 2 – 3 years of relevant working experience in banking and financial law (transactional and/or regulatory), corporate law and M&A. You have excellent knowledge of English and French (fluent both in written and spoken), knowledge of Dutch or Spanish is desirable. We appreciate entrepreneurial, proactive and process-oriented approach, a “can-do” mentality towards supporting new initiatives and resilience to stress. Strong communication and negotiating skills, inclusiveness, integrity and high ethical standards are something we value highly.

What we offer
Incofin offers you a unique opportunity to work in the area of impact investments, in a dynamic, highly professional, multinational and multicultural environment. You will be able to make a difference by supporting organisations with a social objective and a positive impact all over the world.

You will contribute to conclude transactions in various emerging markets, and you will deal with local professionals, investors and investees, as well as with governmental authorities. You will receive a competitive remuneration package in accordance with your profile.

For further information about the role, please contact CLO Serkan Alhan (serkan.alhan@incofin.com) . Please send your CV and application letter to HR (seija.gadeyne@incofin.com) latest by February 15, 2021.