3 Feb 2016

Full-Time Equity Research Analyst at Sterling Asset Management & Trustees Limited

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Sterling Asset Management & Trustees Limited is an end to end assets mangers and trust services providers with presence in three locations which cut across Lagos, Porthacout and Abuja. An award winner of the Global Credit Rating (GCR) for outlook stability in the Nigerian Financial service sector for three years consecutively 2013, 2014 & 2015. Sterling Assets is a customer centric financial service firm and our goal is to exceed clients’ expectation whilst adding value to our employees who helps in achieving this objective.
We are recruiting for the position below:

Job Description:
Working with Research unit to generate report on general economic climate, determine industry specific development and trends to identify opportunities for the company. Providing financial advisory services and solutions for prospective investment opportunities including writing of business plans and feasibility studies and provision of financial intermediation services. Determine viability of investments including capital projects, capital market investments and sundry investments for both the company and clients. Supervision, training and guidance of analysts in Investment Banking Department.

Carrying out advanced research on general economic dynamics and identification of investment opportunities.
Developing project concepts and investment recommendation for company and clients.
Acting as an advisory to clients by reviewing and recommending investments based on risk and return analysis.
Acting as lead officer for Issuing House, Corporate Finance and Advisor mandates
Producing transaction documents relevant to the execution of assigned projects.
Liaising with relevant regulatory authorities, such as Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) as may be relevant to the execution of mandates
Evaluating capital projects with the use of capital budgeting methods.
Creating financial models using electronic spreadsheet
Developing business plans and feasibility studies on identified opportunities.
Preparing reports and recommendations for investment purposes.
Comprehensive analytical review and forecast of financial statements.
Sourcing of funds for long-term projects
o Supervising tasks based on performance agreement goals to Analysts in Investment Banking.
Marketing company s products and services for revenue generation.
Recommending aids for the development of skills of personnel in Investment Banking Department to include- business ideas validation
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
M.Sc./MBA in Finance/Financial Analysis, will be of added advantage
CRA / CIS / ICAN/ ACCA/CFA (certified) will be of added advantage.
Minimum of 5years experience as an equity research analyst in a financial service industry
Must be highly proficient in the use of spread sheet and equity research tools such as RSS feeds, Google Alert, Excel, SPSS & SAS
Knowledge of regulatory environment for financial services industry, specifically the knowledge of Rules & Regulations of Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) & NSE
Knowledge financial markets, corporate finance, financial analysis, Political awareness and socio-economic trend
Skills & Competencies
Advanced research skills
Analytical skills
Applying Expertise and Technology(Microsoft Office)
Advanced knowledge of portfolio management & wealth planning
Deciding and initiating action
Leading and supervising
Creative and Innovative
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Detail oriented
Well-developed people and interpersonal skills
Learning and researching
Formulating strategies and concepts
Delivering results and meeting customer expectation
Writing and reporting
Planning and organizing
Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
Good dress sense

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