Thank you for considering applying to this role. As a reminder, you will be expected to assist an active Angel Investor.
Your responsibilities will include
• Supporting the Business Angel through the life cycle of our investments, including: sourcing, conducting due diligence, preparing and writing documents, executing the transaction and helping the companies grow to exiting them.
• Attending networking events that may be a source of pipeline;
• Conducting discrete research projects to support the development of new initiatives;
• Compiling and preparing reports on the overall performance of our investment portfolio;
• Taking initiative in spotting and responding to needs in the investment team.
What is critical for you to have:
• A bachelor’s or master’s degree with a strong academic record preferably in a quantitative or social sciences field of study (ICT, mathematics, engineering, actuarial science, economics, computer science etc.)
• Some knowledge of financial analysis, investments and financial modelling in Excel
• Some knowledge of data analysis, data collection, data modelling and visualization
• Microsoft Office software knowledge, with PowerPoint presentation and Word
• English writing skills
Nice to have
• Having worked in consulting, venture capital, private equity, impact fund, financial advisory boutique, corporate finance or advisory at one of the big four
• Some knowledge of agriculture, renewable energy or water sectors in East Africa
• Some knowledge of a programming languages of any sort
You will enjoy working with us if you:
• Have integrity, curiosity and grit
• Show initiative, timeliness and stamina
• Are open to communicate & ask questions (even deemed “silly”)
• Are logical and practical, the type of person who is interested in and attracted to complexity
• Enjoy solving problems, pushing forward to find a solution even when it appears there isn’t one
• Are able to work independently with minimal supervision
• Prize form as well as content while ensuring that solutions are sustainable
• Ready to go the extra mile to achieve results
PLEASE NOTE THAT NO ANSWER IS RIGHT OR WRONG. WE ARE FOCUSED ON GROWING TALENTS.
Link to this form: https://tinyurl.com/AngelAnalyst