Investments Analyst Intern

  • Cytonn Investments
  • Nairobi County, Kenya
  • Dec 18, 2017 - Dec 28, 2017
Intern Analyst

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conducting fundamental company & investment opportunity research and analysis, in Real Estate, Private Equity, Structured Products, Equities & Fixed Income
  • Financial modelling and data analysis
  • Analysing historical and projected financial statements & investment data
  • Authoring original investments research
  • Preparing written reports and verbal presentations
  • Conducting country, industry and capital markets research
  • Participating in the evaluation, formulation and implementation of investment strategies
  • Contributing in investment meetings and review sessions
  • Conduct industry and customer analyses on behalf of the Investment and business development teams
  • Work with clients to develop a financial plan as the basis of providing sound financial advice
  • Prepare the relevant presentations for events
  • Comply with all corporate policies and procedures

REQUIREMENTS

  • The ideal candidate should have a minimum Bachelor’s Degree, Upper Second Class Honours or equivalent
  • Minimum of a B+ in KCSE or equivalent
  • Sufficient progress towards professional qualifications in finance/investments e.g. CIFA/CFA or be a registered student and actively pursuing the CFA, CIFA, CPA or CAIA qualifications
  • Excellent analytical skills and quantitative ability
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, with great accuracy, organization, attention to detail and follow-through
  • Ability to carry out assigned projects to completion with minimal directions
  • Ability to synthesize information from multiple sources and distill the most important takeaways to guide next steps

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Successful candidates will:

  • Conduct fundamental company & investment opportunity research and analysis, in Real Estate, Private Equity, Structured Products, Equities & Fixed Income
  • Financial modeling and data analysis
  • Analyse historical and projected financial statements & investment data
  • Author original investments research
  • Prepare written reports and verbal presentations
  • Conduct country, industry, and capital markets research
  • Participate in the evaluation, formulation, and implementation of investment strategies
  • Contribute in investment meetings and review sessions
  • Conduct industry and customer analyses on behalf of the Investment and business development teams
  •  Prepare the relevant presentations for events
  • Comply with all corporate policies and procedures