A leading Africa-focused private equity fund is looking to hire a pre-MBA Senior Investment Analyst to work on pan-African deals from their London office. This is a 2 year fixed contract with many going on to top-tier, international, business schools.
The fund has over ten years of investing experience across Africa, a hugely impressive team and significant capital to deploy. In addition to their current AUM they are currently raising a significant third fund - as such it is a fantastic time to join this growing fund.
Identify and screen investment opportunities across Africa
Technical analysis of potential transactions, including due diligence, financial modelling, and preparing investment proposals
Provide support on deal execution, structuring, negotiation, and legal documentation
Assist with the ongoing monitoring and management of the existing portfolio
Strong financial and strategic skillset gained from experience from within private equity or investment banking at Analyst level
Excellent analytical, financial modelling, and reporting skills
Tangible link to Africa, either through heritage or previous work experience