Job Details

Investment Associate – Credit

Posted: 13 February 2024


Description

An established credit fund specializing in emerging markets is growing its Credit Investments team. They are looking for an Associate level hire to take on the responsibility of leading the analysis and execution of opportunities and counterparties in the designated region.

The role involves monitoring ongoing performance, providing early warnings, and supporting the delivery of financial and developmental results throughout the entire credit lifecycle.

The ideal candidate would be a French speaker in order to complement the team’s existing market coverage.

  • Lead due diligence, execute, and close investments, and assess new credit opportunities by conducting comprehensive financial analysis and research
  • Compile industry data, conduct background research on counterparties, and review Investment Memoranda for the Africa Credit Opportunities Fund
  • Originate new opportunities, support GP in credit committee materials, and assist in accounting, compliance, and investor efforts
  • Handle reports and presentations on investments and portfolio, monitor counterparty performance, and serve as an alternate face to the client for the Regional Senior MD

Requirements

    • Preferred: Native/Fluent French language skills.
    • 4 years+ of expertise in Corporate and/or Commercial Banking, with a focus on risk management, credit, and project finance.
    • Proficient in Business Model Analysis, Financial Modeling, Credit Analysis, Cashflow Forecasting, and Covenant Evaluation, showcasing advanced skills in financial modeling and Excel.
    • Bachelors degree or higher in a relevant field such as Finance, Accounting or similar fields.
    • Possesses additional qualifications such as CFA.

Salary:

$75000 - $85000 Annually

Bonus:

Discretionary bonus & Carry

Location

UAE

Job Type

Full Time

Experience

4-6 Years

Industry

Credit, Investment