IDB Invest Division Chief of Strategic Planning and Knowledge

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2000000418 Requisition #
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Education: An advanced degree (at least Master’s, MBA or equivalent) in Business Administration, Public Policy, Economics, Knowledge Management, or another relevant field.

Experience: At least 15 years of relevant experience and a proven track record of managing corporate services successfully, with 7 years at the senior leadership level. Exceptional ability for strategic thinking. Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills required, with a clear ability to add value through creative thinking, in-depth, and disciplined analysis, and effective monitoring of metrics and results. In addition:
  • Candidates should possess a clear understanding of non-sovereign guaranteed operations of multilateral financial institutions;
  • Knowledge and/or experience in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC);
  • Proven background/demonstrated track record in implementing and executing a complex and diverse array of strategy, programming and innovation services, preferably in an international environment;
  • Strong understanding of client needs and challenges, of different country/regional areas, market idiosyncrasies, and drivers of change in LAC, and how the IDB Invest’s and IDBG’s objectives can be effectively achieved;
  • Capable of managing multiple stakeholders in a complex and matrix organization;
  • Considerable prior experience acting in a similar role in a development bank, the private sector, private bank or investment firm.
Languages: Oral and written professional proficiency in English and Spanish required; knowledge of Portuguese and/or French is a plus.

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Opportunity Summary:
  • Type of contract: Fixed-Term
  • Length of Contract: 3 years
  • Starting date: Upon agreement with the candidate
  • Location: Washington, DC
IDB Invest is committed to diversity and inclusion and to providing equal opportunities in employment. We embrace diversity on the basis of gender, age, education, national origin, ethnic origin, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion, and HIV/AIDs status. We encourage women, Afro-descendants and persons of indigenous origins to apply.

IDB Invest offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package.

Our team in Human Resources carefully reviews all applications.

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and its implications for our Region, the IDB Group is reviewing its hiring needs and re-prioritizing its areas of talent acquisition. We encourage candidates to continue to apply to the active postings, yet current job openings may be subject to further decisions in terms of timing of the processes, or other actions, in accordance with business needs. Final hiring decisions may also be conditioned to the candidate’s ability to timely relocate to the post of duty at the moment of starting service.

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