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  • Posted: Jun 8, 2023
    Deadline: Jun 15, 2023
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    Old Mutual Kenya is based in Nairobi and is part of a larger group that offers solutions in long-term savings, asset management and investment. We offer solutions to individuals and corporates underpinned by our core values which are: Respect, Integrity, Accountability and Pushing beyond boundaries.
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    Investment Analyst

    Job Description

    • African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) is seeking a talented individual, who is passionate about Africa and its development, to join the business and provide support to the pan-African Investment team across all aspects of the investment function including transaction origination, deal execution and asset management.


    • Financial analysis
      • Review and analyse financial statements
      • Build, review, run, modify, and interpret financial models, including use of VBA macros
      • Perform comprehensive company valuations
      • Review and analyse potential financing structures
    • Investment process and transaction execution:
      • Perform risk analysis
      • Manage due diligence processes and coordinate transaction advisors
      • Support senior team members in the negotiation of transaction and project documents
      • Compile bid documents in tender submissions
    • Investment papers and marketing materials:
      • Prepare investment papers
      • Company and market research
    • Asset management:
      • Track asset performance against original projections
      • Support portfolio companies in value-enhancing initiatives
      • Engage with portfolio company management
    • Support senior team in deal identification and origination
    • Travel for project sand site visits as well as short- to medium-term assignments in AIIM offices across the continent

    Experience and Core competencies

    • An Honours Financial degree or equivalent
    • 0 - 3 years’ experience within an Investment Bank (M&A, corporate finance or project finance), Private Equity or “Big Four” accounting firm
    • Strong financial modelling skills
    • Financial acumen – the capacity to demonstrate knowledge of and insight into financial principles and processes and identify inconsistencies in data
    • Ability to apply sound business judgment and an analytical, pragmatic and creative approach to problem solving
    • Attention to detail and strong focus of quality of results
    • Experience in energy, digital or mobility and logistics infrastructure beneficial but not a requirement
    • Desktop research capability
    • Technically proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
    • Project/process management
    • Ability to plan and prioritise effectively
    • Commercial orientation
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

    Personality Attributes

    • Excellence orientation (concern for high-quality work) – Follow-through; the motivation to ensure the highest standards of quality and productivity are consistently maintained
    • Flexible & dynamic – self-motivated, results driven, ability to deal with change
    • Excellent intellectual & conceptual abilities
    • Resilient
    • Invests high levels of energy in work
    • Team player
    • Passionate about Africa

    Method of Application

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