Do you like cows? Have you backpacked towards the jungle of Africa? Did you ever march for human rights or the environment? Good! But are you also commercially driven, pragmatic and do you have a passion for investment? Even better! UFF is offering a unique investment internship opportunity for highly motivated, ambitious and social engaged people. 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 directly.
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 Rotterdam and Cape Town, the UFF group has 20+ employees ranging from investment managers, agronomical specialist, Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) / Impact...
Erwin is a highly successful (agribusiness) entrepreneur, who started with and grown businesses in the security industry in the Netherlands. Afterwards he set up a fruit growing and logistical business in Southern Africa, which is currently one of country’s top 5 fruit growing and exporting businesses.
Hannah is a qualified environmental lawyer who has been engaged with Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues across the African continent for more than 10 years. She is UFF’s Head of ESG and takes responsibility for guiding and monitoring the ESG goals and performance of the individual...