Job title: Sector Specialist: Manufacturing
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 5 to 8 years
Salary: R12000000 to R17000000
Job published: 15 September 2021
Job reference no: 2442560741

Job Description

Position: Sector Specialist: Manufacturing


  • Post graduate qualification in Commerce, Finance, Engineering/Science or equivalent qualification
  • At least 5 -8 years’ experience in the Manufacturing, Transport or ICT sector or as an equity analyst in one or more key sectors of the economy
  • Experience of implementing research views in portfolios would be highly desirable


  • Produce Industry leading proprietary research that generates Investment views and ideas in the Manufacturing, Transport and ICT sectors
  • Manage the Investment identification process across Manufacturing, Transport and ICT sectors
  • Research and analysis impact of current as well as evolving macro themes and trends in Manufacturing, Transport and ICT sectors
  • Develop industry leading knowledge on sectorial key value creation drivers and response to various macro environments
  • Identify and generate sector, intra-sector and cross sector investable opportunities
  • Develop models to estimate Economic (GDP) impact as well as Fund (Returns) potential impact of the sector
  • Remain up-to-date on developments in global financial markets and economics
  • Assist deal teams understanding the key risks and opportunities during the due diligence process, when potential investments are being evaluated


Competencies and skills:

  • Excellent understanding of the Manufacturing and ICT investment environment in South Africa and the Rest of Africa, with previous work experience in this area
  • Financial modelling skills
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to work alone and in a team environment
  • Good time management
  • Performance and results oriented
  • Ability to deal with pressure/stress
  • Stay abreast with latest trends in the economy
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to evaluate market intelligence
  • Customer service orientated
  • Management skills
  • Analytical thinker
  • Good understanding of Risk

Please send your CV to or call 011 234 4313 for more info.