Oh My Food, 9 billion people on this planet by 2050! How on earth are we going to feed them all?
At UFF we try to solve this through investments in agricultural projects across Africa and we are looking for socially engaged, highly motivated and pragmatic people to help us solve this problem.
We are offering a unique investment internship were IMPACT x FINANCE. After this 4 (minimum) – 6 (preferably) months internship we might even hire you as a junior impact investment analyst!
For those we haven’t read our company profile yet:
We are a highly specialized investment fund aimed at the food and agricultural sector in Africa. The fund invests in large-scale (USD 10-30 million) commercial farms and processing facilities, with a strong focus on environmental & social responsibility.
We are looking for:
We are looking for an international oriented, bright, entrepreneurial (self-starter), passionate and adventurous new members to strengthen our team. Most likely you are a post-graduate (Masters) candidate with strong analytical skills and a pragmatic attitude.
You have demonstrated affinity or, even better, experience with at least one of the following expertise:
And you are:
What are you going to do:
In general you will assist the investment team on every aspect of the job:
What we offer:
After this 4 (minimum) – 6 (preferably) months internship we might even hire you as a junior impact investment analyst!
How do I apply?
Please send your application in via the magnet.me platform or directly per email to us. We would like to see your curriculum vitae, motivational letter, and list of university grades.
Any questions during your application or afterwards? Please contact us via Magnet.me or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Started by Dutch and South African entrepreneurs in the Food & Agricultural sector in 2010, UFF African Agri Investors has grown towards the leading impact investment boutique for agricultural projects accross the African continent. With offices in The Hague and Cape Town, the UFF group has 20+ employees ranging from investment managers, agronomical specialist, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) / Impact specialist and (financial) backoffices.
Erwin is a successful international (agribusiness) serial entrepreneur. He founded companies in the security, fashion, agriculture and logistical industry.
DAY TO DAY ACTIVITIES:
Erwin is involved in the sourcing and negotiations of acquisitions. He provides feedback to the investment team.
Hannah is a qualified environmental lawyer who has been engaged with ESG across the African continent for more than 10 years.
DAY TO DAY ACTIVITIES:
Hannah provides ESG input during due diligence, ensures we implement sustainability considerations and monitor our impact in current investments.