Job Title
Investment Associate
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 3 years
R750000 to R800000
Job Published
25 October 2021
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Job Description

Investment Associate

R800k (Neg) plus bonus

Cape Town

Global boutique impact investor who specialises in financial services institutions in sub - Saharan Africa has a new position for an Investment Associate. The Investment Associate will provide support to the Investment Team, both in the origination and execution of transactions, as well as in the monitoring of the investment portfolio.  

Key performance areas

  • Development and interpretation of project finance models, including use of VBA macros
  • Financial analysis, review of financial statements and valuations
  • Risk identification and analysis
  • Support deal identification and origination
  • Input and analysis of potential financing structures
  • Identification and escalation of any relevant transaction dynamics in order to achieve execution outcomes
  • Research of FI sector
  • Assist with the monitoring of the investments

Qualifications and experience

  • Qualifications • Honours Financial degree or equivalent in relevant field
  • 2+ years’ experience within; Private Equity, Investment Banking (M&A),Corporate Finance or Project Finance), a ‘Big Four’ auditing firm, Management Consultant or similar
  • Strong financial modelling skills