Social Finance Manager

Role overview:

We are very excited to announce we are looking for some new talent to join our Social Finance team. This is an opportunity to work closely with our broad range of external partners to develop the social/outcomes finance market in South Asia. As such, we are looking for someone with an agile and entrepreneurial working approach, who is committed to having a deep impact in the region.  

About the British Asian Trust’s Social Finance Unit: 

Our Social Finance team started in 2017 and we co-launched the world’s largest Education Development Impact Bond (QEI) in 2018. Over the last three years we have built up extensive experience in driving new outcomes focused projects with philanthropists, donors & service providers and are currently working on new projects across the region. We are also committed to building the market for this work in the region by investing in projects aligned with the British Asian Trust’s change agenda , driving partnerships with local Government stakeholders, and contributing to research and evidence to grow the field. The British Asian Trust has a long and rich experience of working in South Asia, particularly India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.  

Job description:

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How to apply:

The closing date for applications is 1 June 2021.. If successful, shortlisted candidates will need to be available for First and Second Round Interviews during the week of 7 June 2021.

To apply please submit a maximum two-page CV and a short cover letter (maximum 2 sides A4) explaining how you meet the role specification to

Please note that due to the large number of applications we expect to receive we will only be able to contact short-listed candidates and cannot offer feedback on unsuccessful applications. 

Thank you for your interest in working for the British Asian Trust. We look forward to hearing from you.