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Investment Analyst
Job Title: Investment Analyst
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Company: IFC
Job Summary: To help appraise new investments and assist investment officers in monitoring and servicing existing portfolios.
Job Description: IFC’s Sub-Saharan Africa Department is seeking to recruit an Investment Analyst. IFC Investment analysts work closely with IFC’s investment officers, who are responsible for the design, negotiation, structuring and subsequent supervision of the Corporation’s investment projects. Investment analysts help appraise new investments and assist investment officers in monitoring and servicing existing portfolio clients. The position is based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and reports to the Country Manager. Duties and Accountabilities: Include, but not limited to: Participating in investment appraisals and negotiations; creating financial models to support the investment analysis. Conducting industry research and associated analysis to inform strategy as well as portfolio and new business decisions. Reviewing company information and preparing internal reports based on periodic financial statements, project progress reports, and other information submitted by clients. Monitoring IFC investments in portfolio companies comprising various types of financial entities. Establishing and maintaining productive relationships to ensure responsive end effective service to portfolio clients. Producing internal analytical reports on portfolio risk, impact and performance. Liaising with colleagues across departments and geographies to ensure effective collaboration
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree; Prior professional experience (at least 2 years) in corporate or project financing, including investment banking, commercial banking, private equity, equity research or business consulting; Strong research and quantitative skills, with preference for a background in financial analysis and modeling; Excellent Excel, PowerPoint and Word skills to build succinct and convincing analyses and presentations; Strong client service orientation with openness to feedback and new ideas; Exceptional attention to detail; Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in English and Amharic
How to apply: Please apply online: http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/careers
Closing Date: 07/06/2019
Additional information: The World Bank Group values diversity and encourages all qualified candidates who are nationals of World Bank Group member countries to apply, regardless of gender, gender identity, religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability. Sub-Saharan African nationals, Caribbean nationals, and female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
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