Advisory & Capital Markets Assistant Manager

Job Description

Vision & Scope

The purpose of the role is to help the Bank achieve its mission of “stimulating a consistent expansion of and diversification of African trade so as to rapidly increase Africa’s share of global trade, while operating as a first classprofit orientedsocially responsible financial institution and a center of excellence in African trade matters” through supporting the development and operations of the Advisory & Capital Markets department.

Nature & Scope

The unit will earn advisory fees for providing specialist advisory services relating to the following:

  • Capital raising for corporate and government agencies.
  • Capital allocation across competing projects.
  • Growth strategies including mergers and acquisitions.
  • Corporate restructuring including divestitures, privatizations, disposals, and spin offs.
  • Company valuations.
  • Due diligence reviews.
  • Reaching key stakeholders and disseminating information about the Bank.
  • Preparation of investor pitches and project documents.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Performing valuation and financial analyses to assist in decision making.
  • Performing investment appraisal using various techniques and methodologies.
  • Preparing and analyzing financial models and financial statements.
  • Developing and drafting term sheets for transactions in line with customer’s request and the Bank’s evaluation.
  • Drafting teaser presentations and information memorandums for clients.
  • Managing the evolution of the department’s pipeline.
  • Evaluating scope of work, terms of reference and managing the selection process of consultants for the due diligence exercises.
  • Attending Internal (PAC, CRECO, etc.) & external meetings on behalf of the department.
  • Responsible for driving the department’s investor outreach and network.
  • Liaising with relevant departments in communicating queries and obtaining feedback to clients.
  • Any other duties assigned by the director of the department.

Personal Specification

Skills, Knowledge & Attitude
  • Degree in a relevant field from a recognized University backed up by appropriate experience of at least 5 years.
  • Ability to communicate and function in a culturally diverse and change oriented setting.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Knowledge of the Bank’s other working languages is an added advantage (French, Arabic and Portuguese).
  • Ability to interact with senior officials of banks, corporates, and governments. 
  • Demonstrated organizational capabilities, including ability to manage workload with limited supervision to attain goals.



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