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The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is the strategic talent pipeline for the professional career in the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group. The Program is designed for outstanding young graduates who can significantly help the IDB Group to carry out its mission and attain its objectives.
This Program enables each Young Professional (YP) to receive extensive exposure and experience of the IDB Group’s various activities through job rotations in different departments. Participants will initially spend two weeks Orientation stage in HRMD. Then, 27 months in Foundation stage which will be split into three rotations of 9 months each in IDB Group departments.
Participants will also benefit from a coaching/mentoring arrangement and a wide range of relevant training and developmental opportunities.
Upon successful program completion, the participant will gradually climb up the professional grades in the IDB Group
· A hands-on and leadership role that manages oversees and ensures smooth running of all facets of Operations and Middle Office functions.
· Shape, build, lead and supervise all back office administration and financial and regulatory reporting of CPIAM.
Coordinate and carry out sukuk investment research on assigned countries and industries. Maintain expert knowledge of relative value within and across those sectors. This includes maintaining credit rating, outlook and relative value assessments of all current holdings within assigned coverage.
Task: Manage an established and highly regarded global Sukuk fund, based in Malaysia.
Requirements: degree in business, economics or a related subject and ideally have an MBA; at least 8 years successful fund management experience. You have demonstrable experience promoting funds across emerging markets and have a worked with Sukuk based funds. You are an experienced leader and you understand when changes need to be made and when they do not. You are able deligate tasks and work with international teams to maximise fund performance but, if required, you are able to get involved in the day-to-day management of the fund.