Analyst, Nigeria Infrastructure Fund (NIF) – NS20/3000

Submitted by nsia_admin on Tue, 02/04/2020 - 07:56

Reporting to a Portfolio Manager under the Nigeria Infrastructure Fund, the successful candidate will support the Portfolio Manager in the investment of Infrastructure Fund in projects within the following sectors - Power, Agriculture, Healthcare, Motorways and Gas Industrialization.

Responsibilities:

  • Undertakes research and analysis on prospective transactions to identify financial trends and potential deals.
  • Provides quantitative and qualitative analysis on proposed infrastructure projects and develops presentation materials for the Team Lead.
  • Proactively monitors and reports portfolio activities, provides up-to-date report to the Team Lead.
  • Manages NIF transaction pipeline and provides weekly deal log report
  • Supports the Portfolio Manager in the planning and implementation of exit strategies from projects as directed by Management.
  • Develops relationships with external counterparties (BPE, ICRC, State and Federal Ministries), investors and gains insight into market dynamics.
  • Performs other tasks as may be assigned by the Portfolio Manager

Qualifications, Experience and Attributes:

  • A degree in Economics, Engineering, Finance or any Business-related discipline from a reputable university
  • Maximum of three (3) years relevant experience post NYSC
  • Good knowledge of trends in the infrastructure sector (globally and locally), and practical experience in valuation, structuring, portfolio management and business strategy
  • Experience in Project Finance and Fund Management.
  • Strong analytical skills with hands-on experience in financial modeling
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethical standards and high level of integrity.
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Advanced excel skills and first-rate verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to break down problems into meaningful parts and come to rational and well-thought out conclusions.