Investment Analyst

VenAfrica Capital Limited is a Kenyan Investment Company that focuses on investing across different market sectors, such as; Agribusiness, Real Estate and Financial Services, among others.

Job Purpose
The Investment Analyst shall be responsible for carrying out detailed research and analysis of all proposals, prepare appraisal reports ensuring adherence to compliance regulations and assess risk factors to ensure proposals meet institutional standards prior to submission to the Investment Committee.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conduct detailed analysis of all financial proposals to determine viability, including but not limited to:
    1. Analysis of financial statements, financial models, investment memorandums, business plans, strategic plans
    2. Evaluate industry, regulatory and economic information of proposals
    3. Evaluate corporate governance profiles
  • Interpret data concerning price, yield, stability and future trends of investments and disseminate the information to the investment team and management
  • Prepare financial documents:
    1. Financial models
    2. Investment memorandums
  • Prepare internal propositions for the investment committee summarizing data, describing possible risks and suitability in view of VenAfrica’s investment standards
  • Structuring and negotiating financial agreements.
  • Develop and maintain contacts to gain market information, research and analyse financial information to forecast business, industry and economic conditions, for use in making investment decisions
  • Any other additional duties allocated to you.

Qualification and Experience
  • A degree in Finance, Economics, Actuarial or any other related field.
  • Professional Qualification CFA Level 1 will be an added advantage.
  • At least two (2) years of proven professional experience within the investment space
  • Computer literate with MS Office proficiency
  • Strong financial analysis, financial modelling and risk assessment skills
  • Ability to make sound judgements of financial reports
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to draft clear and concise reports
  • Ability to work within a flexible environment and a small team

How to Apply:
Please make your application on our online recruitment portal. This will require you to create a profile and in addition attach your detailed and up to date CV with your contact details, details of current and expected remuneration, the names of three professional referees and a cover letter demonstrating how you meet our requirements. Your application should be sent by close of business Friday 24th August 2018.

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