We are now hiring Country Managers for our Investing in Women Program across the region.
Date: 25 January 2017
Title: Investing In Women – Country Manager
Location: Indonesia, Vietnam, or the Philippines (a total of 2-3 positions are available across these countries)
Contract type: Full-time, 2-year contract
Unitus Impact is a venture capital firm that invests in scalable companies in India and Southeast Asia (e.g., Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines) that increase incomes and improve the livelihoods of the working poor. The ultimate aim is to achieve this impact while generating market-rate returns.
With a global team working out of San Francisco, Bangalore, Jakarta and Ho Chi Minh City, the firm has invested into a portfolio of 14 companies in sectors such as agriculture, education, healthcare, financial services, and employee benefits.
In 2017, the firm will deepen its engagement with gender lens investment tools and strategies with a view to more formally integrate them into its long-term investment strategy. To achieve this, several initiatives are planned, including an acceleration program for women-led companies, the creation of an investment vehicle to support the growth of companies led by or having a strong impact on women, and the development of a gender lens strategy for each of Unitus Impact’s key markets in Southeast Asia.
The firm is seeking a passionate professional with proven analytical skills and creativity to join the team.
As the Country Manager for Investing In Women, you will work closely with Unitus Impact’s Investment Principals based in Southeast Asia to (a) identify and invest into companies that are (i) led by female founders / management or (ii) focused on improving the lives of women companies, and (b) formulate a long-term gender-lens investment strategy across the region.
You will be part of the core team that formulates and manages the firm’s deeper expansion into a nascent – but quickly growing – impact investment space and help the firm more fully develop a position of leadership in the region.
The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate the following traits:
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:
Please send your CV and cover letter to:
Dondi Hananto (firstname.lastname@example.org) for those applicants interested in a Jakarta position
Shuyin Tang (email@example.com) for those applicants interested in a Manila or HCMC position
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, and only selected candidates will be selected for an interview.