Career Opportunities

  • Ref. Number

    18097
  • Position

    Manager, Strategy
    Minimum 15 years of experience
  • Department/Division

    Strategy, Policy and Budget Department
  • Job Type/ Department **

    Global Recruitment
  • Location

    Beijing
  • Posting Date

    Dec 03, 2018
  • Closing Date *

    Dec 24, 2018

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Manager, Strategy

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has the mandate of fostering economic growth in Asia by investing in infrastructure and other productive areas and promoting regional cooperation and partnership.

The Strategy, Policy and Budget (SPB) Department is responsible for developing and monitoring the implementation of AIIB’s strategic agenda; developing the operational policies and procedures for AIIB’s infrastructure investment portfolio (non-treasury); supporting the implementation of AIIB’s operational policies, including environment and social, procurement and financial management and overseeing compliance with all of AIIB’s operational policies.

The Manager for Strategy will hold primary responsibilities for leading the work on developing and implementing AIIB’s strategies, business model choices and ensure its implementation in investment operations through the annual business plan and budget, as well as operation-related policy and strategy matters including the special fund, results framework, quality assurance, programming, etc. These responsibilities will be refined according to work needs and the selected manager’s skill set as AIIB grows and its business evolves.

The Manager will report directly to the Director General, SPB.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of policy and strategy specialists/officers in developing and implementing AIIB’s strategies, including the corporate strategy, sectoral strategies as well as leading the efforts of implementing strategies and developing business lines in identified core infrastructure investment areas including upstream sector engagement.
  • Lead efforts in developing AIIB’s business model and coordinating both internally and externally to ensure its implementation, including exploring partnership that fits into the Bank’s business model, as well as continuous learning and feedback.
  • Lead efforts in developing AIIB’s annual business plan and budget in line with the Bank’s strategies and priorities.
  • Lead strategic engagement with stakeholders in a course to implement the Bank’s strategies and business model, and organize consultations and visits with country partners and partner agencies.
  • Oversee the management of AIIB’s Special Fund (SF), including the refinement of relevant rules, regulations and processes of the SF to enhance its utilization; supporting the work of SF committee secretariat; as well as other SF-related work.
  • Support the work on AIIB’s results framework and quality assurance by screening and reviewing project proposals for AIIB financing and supporting the work of the investment and screening committees.
  • Coordinate work on relevant operational policies/directives/guidances to ensure consistency and coherence.
  • Other work authorized by DG, SPB.
  • Above areas will be refined and adjusted as the Bank’s business evolves and its structure changes. Specific responsibilities will be discussed once recruitment decision is made.

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum 15 years of relevant managerial experience in leading the development and implementation of strategies, policies and business plan in a multilateral/regional development bank, government development assistance ministry/agency, or a private sector organization engaged in infrastructure financing.
  • Proven application of professional expertise OR a successful track record OR a minimum of 10 years of experience in managing infrastructure programs and projects, including in sectors such as energy, transport, water and urban development.
  • Proven professional experience in managing investment/infrastructure-related operations and funds.
  • Significant professional experience in the policy-making process; identifying, assessing and discussing policy issues with governments, clients and stakeholders.
  • Proven experience in developing innovative solutions through feasibility studies and consultations.
  • Familiarity with issues in development finance and in the infrastructure sector.
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills with a proven track record as a manager/leader of multidisciplinary teams and leadership engagements with multiple constituencies (public and private sector clients, development partners, civil society, etc.).
  • Sound critical thinking skills.
  • A high level of personal integrity and a sense of accountability.
  • Excellent written and fluent oral communication skills in English.
  • Master’s degree or equivalent in public policy, economics, business or equivalent from a reputable university.

 

Previous experience and qualifications will determine the grade and job title at which successful applicants will enter AIIB.

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