Minimum Requirements

  • An Honours degree in finance, Business, Accounting, Engineering ,or Economic
  • A post-graduate qualification such as a CA, CFA or MBA would be a strong advantage
  • Minimum of 5 to 7 years experience in appraising, negotiating and closing Project Finance, Corporate Finance, or Structured Finance transactions in a financial institution
  • Experience in successful investment, appraisal, analysis and implementation is require
  • Successful track record in leading project teams with high level stakeholders and qualified professionals
  • Experience in using Financial model
  • Experience in doing business in Africa is a requirement

    Responsibilities

  • Undertake business development in Africa and position the Company as preferred lender/investor/partner
  • Initiate and develop new business strategies and opportunities in order to create a pipeline of development impact projects for the Coverage division
  • Perform detailed analysis of investment opportunities, including commercial analysis, financial modelling and risk and institutional analysis
  • Oversee disbursements to approved projects as well as monitor a projects progress post investment
  • Identify opportunities to initiate viable projects, project origination through the facilitation of project preparation, scoping, feasibility studies, and business plans with the intention of closing investment deal
  • Increase client base in allocated countries and secure revenue streams that provide the impetus for sustainable profit growth, increased client contact, building of sustainable long-term relationships on multiple level, structured and targeted marketing of service, identification and reporting of growth opportunities
  • Manage relationships at various levels with the relevant project stakeholders, partners, and lead promoters, in accordance with the projects development objective
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, global and regional private businesses, banking and multilateral partners and government officials to further develop specific investment opportunities

Kindly be advised that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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