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Senior Investment Officer in Finance and Investment Industry


Maurice Xandra Solutions – Our client, a major player in the finance and investment industry, is currently looking to hire the position below:



Job Title: Senior Investment Officer

Location: Lagos
Department: Institutional Banking
Report to: ED, Institutional Banking
Supervises: Investment Team

Job Description

  • The candidate will be responsible for investing activities globally, including deal sourcing, analysis / diligence, transaction closing / process management, and post-investment support within the group.
  • The role will be highly entrepreneurial and analytical, spanning emerging market investing, consulting / management, and financial inclusion.


  • Work to source, negotiate, manage, and sell equity investments.
  • Prepare detailed financial models, projections, and valuations to analyze equity investment opportunities.
  • Undertake financial analysis, financial modelling and risk analysis on projects and apply appraisal tools such as Environment Social and Governance (ESG), Asset and Management Liability (AML), development outcomes.
  • Prepare project appraisal reports for presentation to executive management and then Board of Directors.
  • Origination and execution of investment projects in relevant areas
  • Provide strategic support for portfolio companies, such as developing suitable alliances, raising new debt and equity, and providing input on strategic initiatives. 
  • Develop a strong pipeline of good quality finance opportunities or investments, Venture capital and social impact private equity funds through anticipating market trends and employing sector/regional knowledge
  • Identify, undertake, coordinate and manage the necessary due diligence of banking, Private Equity, Venture Capital/impact fund and other financial intermediation projects applying debt, equity, guarantees and related Bank products.

Reporting Relationships:

  • Report to: ED, Institutional Banking
  • Supervises: Investment Team


  • First Degree or its equivalent in finance and accounting discipline

Minimum Experience:

  • 5 – 8 years relevant experience in corporate or project finance
  • Experience in structuring comprehensive solutions across financial products using debt, private equity and funds. Professional Membership in related field is an added advantage.

Skill & Competence Requirements:
Core Skills:

  •  Good presentation skills
  •  Financial analysis
  •  Data analysis   

Generic Skills:

  • Interpersonal
  • Time Management
  • Organisation
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Integrity 
  • Pro-activity
  • Detail orientation



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the job title as the subject of the mail.

Application Deadline: 20th August, 2021.

Posted in Accounting Jobs in Nigeria

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