Senior Investment Manager

Driebergen-Rijsenburg (Netherlands)

21 maart 2024

Do you want to make a difference and contribute to creating a better world? Are you interested in developing your skills and knowledge, while putting your ideals to work? Join us, we are a frontrunner in ethical banking and global impact investing, and we need people like you to make change happen.

We believe that money can change the world for the better. In fact, our organisation was founded on this belief. Our mission is to create a society that protects and promotes the quality of life of all its members with human dignity at its core.

Within Triodos Investment Management (Triodos IM), a 100% subsidiary of Triodos Bank, the team of Investments in Private Debt and Equity (IPD&E) manages funds that invest in financial institutions specialized in the provision of microfinance and SME finance in emerging markets, where the use of Fintech opens new routes to provide access to financial services. To strengthen the impact we create, we would like to bring on board an eager, analytically strong team player, who wants to fulfil the position of the Senior Investment Manager.

As Senior Investment Manager you will be part of a unique impact investing fund in the energy transition with a long-term focus in an evergreen structure. Triodos Energy Transition Europe Fund aims to limit the consequences of climate change by increasing the share of clean energy in the total energy mix and reducing CO2 emissions. The fund mainly acts as an equity partner for companies that generate renewable energy, improve energy efficiency and/or offer energy flexibility. The fund also invests directly in renewable energy projects. The team consists of a head, 3 investment managers and 3 investment associates working closely together across pipeline and investments.


How you will make a difference

In this role you will play an important part in the team in sourcing, structuring, execution and managing of complex equity transactions

  • Originate high quality prospective investments in emerging segments of our industry
  • Lead and take responsibility for the investment cycle, hands on, from lead generation to closing, and potential exits
  • Full responsibility for deals and investments, and backup for team members in other deals
  • Managing of the fund’s equity participations and subordinated debt positions as board member, board observer or as a shareholder representative

What you will bring

Your unique potential and your values matter for us most. We look for people who are self-aware and who think in a holistic way, always conscious about their impact on society, environment, and the economy.

To be successful in this role, you:

  • have a strong analytical background and a keen interest in the energy transition.
  • understand developments in the energy transition beyond traditional wind and solar.
  • are comfortable working in an international environment.
  • are delivering within a team on an agreed timeline through quality assurance, coordination and where necessary a deep dive.
  • have affinity and personal connection with the mission and values of Triodos Bank as well as the capacity to communicate these and translate them into daily activities.

Furthermore, it is expected that you will have:

  • 8+ years relevant growth capital and/or project finance experience in energy markets
  • Proven track record in leading equity deal origination, structuring and execution
  • An existing network in the renewable energy space in Europe
  • Flexible, pragmatic, solution-oriented and has a “can-do” mentality
  • Strong analytical, presentation, and negotiating skills
  • Good understanding of governance structures, project contracting and financial modelling
  • Fluent in English (orally and in writing); knowledge of other European languages is an advantage
  • Willingness to travel in Europe on a regular basis
  • MSc degree in a relevant scientific field (Business Economics, Engineering or Corporate finance)

Wat we bieden

What we offer you

An inspiring work culture

The most important thing about working with us is that you are part of community that is changing the world for the better. We are constantly improving our work culture to create conditions where every person can thrive, so you are able to:

  • find a sense of meaning in your work
  • create positive energy and impact with your co-workers
  • build mutual trust and respect in working relationships
  • enjoy fulfilment at a professional and personal level

A comfortable working environment

Our award-winning sustainable head office is based in Driebergen-Zeist, the Netherlands at the Reehorst Estate, just a 3 minutes’ walk from the train station. Combined with working from home, it is an inspiring place to work and connect with your colleagues.

And of course, great remuneration and working conditions:

  • a salary appropriate to the position, our remuneration policy and your experience
  • an attractive pension policy
  • a mobility card (including free private travels)
  • flexible working hours and the opportunity to work from home
  • reimbursement of a company bicycle to the max of € 1,500
  • 30 holiday days with a 40-hour working week, plus the option of buying 2 weeks of extra holiday days
  • extra leave to contribute to voluntary work
  • a range of education and training opportunities
  • the option to join our collective health insurance
  • a working from home allowance per home office day
  • suitable home office equipment up to € 750 every 5 years

Sounds interesting?

If you feel that you want to make a difference, don’t hesitate to join the Triodos community by applying for this role.

Everyone is welcome to join us. Our culture is built on values that aim to benefit both society and individuals. We are committed to equity and diversity, and we value everyone’s perspective. We strive to create an environment in which all co-workers and our broader community can feel safe and included.

The closing date for applications is: 31-05-2024

If the role interests you but you still have some questions, please connect with us. If there are any additional adjustments you may need during the application process, please send us an email: [email protected]

We also don’t want to miss out on candidates who feel they don’t exactly match the job description, so if this is a role that sounds interesting to you, and you feel you could add value, please apply!


Who we are

Triodos Bank is a leading expert in sustainable banking, founded in 1980 in the Netherlands, with branches in Belgium, Germany, United Kingdom, and Spain.

Triodos Investment Management is a globally recognised leader in impact investing, that currently manages 20 funds invested in both Europe and emerging markets.

Triodos Regenerative Money Centre is our business unit launched in 2019 with the explicit goal of restoring and regenerating nature and society.

We are a certified B Corp since 2015. B Corp is a growing global community of successful and sustainable companies that create positive social impact and change.

We are also one of the founders of The Global Alliance for Banking on Values, a global network of independent banks using finance to deliver sustainable economic, social, and environmental development. | |


Driebergen-Rijsenburg (Netherlands)


21 maart 2024