IDB Invest - Principal Investment Officer – Food and Agribusiness

Investment Management
1800001198 Requisition #
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Education: You hold a Master’s, MBA, or equivalent in economics, development studies, finance, business administration, or other relevant field.  



  • You have at least 10+ years relevant experience in investment origination, structuring or portfolio management with a validated track-record in leading corporate related transactions. 
  • Your significant experience in a similar role in an investment firm, private equity firm, bank, or other multi-lateral organization would be desirable. 
  • Your additional exposure to the Food and Agribusiness markets is desired.
  • Your Understanding of client needs and challenges, of different country/regional areas, market idiosyncrasies, and drivers of change in Latin America and the Caribbean shall be highly valued.
  • Your strong financial modeling/valuation and analytical skills will be considered a plus. 
  • Your experience of working with both debt and equity participations would be highly desirable.  

Language Skills: Your are proficient in Oral and written in English and Spanish; your 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: IDB Invest Headquarters or one of IDB Group’s country offices in LAC


Our culture: Working with us you will be surrounded by a diverse group of people who have years of experience in all types of development fields, including transportation, health, gender and diversity, communications and much more.


About us: IDB Invest, a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, is a multilateral organization based in Washington, D.C., that is committed to the development of Latin America and the Caribbean through the private sector.

 IDB Invest offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package.


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.











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