Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Deadline: 6th September 2019
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:
FRAGG Investment Management Limited is an impact and Climate fund management and investment advisory firm with special focus on investments in the impact sectors. FRAGG channels investments into the multi-sector (Impact and Green) SMEs in West Africa to generate empowerment and economic growth while creating a valuable social and environmental impact.
Following the company’s investment goals of balancing financial returns with social impact and environmental considerations, FRAGG uses both equity and debt instruments to target the clients’ financial needs through profitable investment products in a variety of sectors (agriculture/ food processing, inclusive finance, health and related services, affordable housing, climate finance (renewable energy, waste management/recycling). Additionally, FRAGG offers technical assistance in form of advisory and general business development services to SMEs aiming to improve their capacity to manage their businesses.
ABOUT THE JOB:
Investment Support Intern closely works and supports the Fragg’s Investment Officers in the design, negotiation, structuring and subsequent monitoring of the FRAGG’s investment portfolios. The Investment support intern works with the Investment Officers in the coordination of the investment activities of Fragg under the supervision of the Investment Manager. The Investment Support Intern will be based in Lagos, Nigeria with travels to Ghana, Togo, Benin and Cotè d’Ivoire and other West African Countries. Tasks and Responsibilities: Creating and analyzing financial models, Analyzing historical and projected financial statements, Preparing reports based on financial statements, financial models, Project progress reports, and other information from portfolio or prospective client companies, Preparing documentation for FRAGG’s internal approvals, Establishing and maintaining close relationships with client companies to enhance new business opportunities, Participating in investments negotiations and assisting in transaction documentation, Conducting industry and market research for business development, Perform periodic project performance and credit review of investments as agreed with the Investment Manager. Qualifications: Experience in Private Equity/Venture Capital firm, investment vehicle, Investment Advisory Firm etc. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and sound judgment to identify issues and present creative and practical solutions, Solid foundation in accounting and financial model and analysis, Demonstrated teamwork skills, Strong client service orientation with an openness to feedback and new ideas, Excellent presentation skills, Fluency in writing and speech in English and French, Knowledge of German is a special advantage, Additional professional qualifications (e.g. CFA/ACA/ACCA, MBA, PMP etc.) will be an advantage.
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates are invited to their applications (including a cover letter, detailed CV and a one-page profile summary) to firstname.lastname@example.org “Investment Support Intern” in the subject line.