Investment Analyst – Investment at IFC June 2023-Ajira mpya IFC June 2023, IFC—a sister organization of the World Bank and member of the World Bank Group—is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. We work in more than 100 countries, using our capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in developing countries. In fiscal year 2022, we invested more than US$32.8 billion in private companies and financial institutions in developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity. For more information, visit www.ifc.org.
Ajira mpya IFC June 2023
Fully understands the financial aspects of investment or advisory transactions, including how to conduct market analysis and determine financial soundness of company or project opportunity. Demonstrated skill in financial statement analysis, accounting, finance, financial modeling, DCF, and comparable company analysis to support informed decision making. The Manufacturing, Agribusiness & Services (MAS) Industry Group plays an important role in supporting IFC’s strategic priorities, covering investments in the global manufacturing and services, agribusiness, health and education sectors. MAS’ sectors play a critical role in providing goods and services to consumers, addressing core needs, creating jobs, contributing to government revenue and stimulating growth.
In IFC’s client countries, these sectors can account for as much as 80% of overall economic activity and can account for up to 90% of employment activity, particularly in the poorest countries. IFC is recruiting an Investment Analyst to be based in its Dar Es Salaam office as part of its regional Manufacturing team. Investment Analysts work closely with IFC’s Investment Officers, who are responsible for the origination, structuring, negotiation, and subsequent supervision of the Corporation’s investment projects. Investment Analysts help identify and appraise new investments and assist Investment Officers in monitoring and supervising the existing portfolio of investments. Ajira mpya IFC June 2023
Duties & Accountabilities:
Ability to conduct market and industry research and analysis. Ability to demonstrate attention to detail, thoughtful scenario analysis, and diligence in the quality of one’s own work. Ability to analyze and synthesize debt pricing benchmarks and equity trading comparable. Basic understanding of how specific investments or advisory transactions in different industries and sectors impact economic, market, and social development, and how to use mapping methodology to assess market conditions, gaps, and business opportunities. Identify data collection needs to support the assessment of financial, operational, development impact, and market information as well as relevant ES&G matters. Ajira mpya IFC June 2023
Coordinate with the client to obtain needed information. Demonstrates active listening skills by being attentive and listening to others in order to identify client and stakeholder needs. Able to distill and summarize large amounts of information from various sources to prepare business documents and presentations. Able to write in a logical and comprehensive, yet concise manner. Able to utilize graphics and tables to effectively and creatively present data. Extract lessons of IFC’s earlier investments or advisory mandates and other evaluative work as relevant to provide input to the structuring of straightforward transactions.
Bachelor’s or equivalent degree, preferably in finance or related field; At least 3 years work of experience in a financial institution, particularly in investment projects; Ability to develop complex financial models; Keen interest in development finance and multicultural environments Highly motivated, committed to highest ethical standard, ability to work successfully in multicultural teams and across boundaries; Strong knowledge of financial markets; Strong analytical and conceptual skills including corporate/project finance; Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing; Fluency in English is required, with an additional preference for fluency in French as well.
The World Bank Group offers comprehensive benefits, including a retirement plan; medical, life and disability insurance; and paid leave, including parental leave, as well as reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity and inclusive employer with a dedicated and committed workforce, and do not discriminate based on gender, gender identity, religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability.
Deadline : 30 Jun 2023