Analyst, SSA Banks

  • Competitive
  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Renaissance Capital
  • 20 Nov 17 2017-11-20

Supports SSA team in all research coverage of the SSA Financials. Works with models, gathers and analyses market and company specific data, performs sector benchmarking, valuation analysis etc. Ensures accuracy and timeliness of data, ensures maintenance of models and any databases is up to date. Screens market news and identifies relevant stories that should be highlighted to internal and external customers. Works as part of the global banks team, contributes with ideas, to sector products and acts as a team player at all times.

  • ~~MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
  •  Supports Banks team in all research coverage of the SSA Banks space.
  •  Works with models, gathers and analyses market and company specific data, performs sector benchmarking, valuation analysis etc.
  •  Ensures accuracy and timeliness of data, ensures maintenance of models and any databases is up to date.
  •  Screens market news and identifies relevant stories that should be highlighted to internal and external customers.
  •  Works as part of the global consumer team, contributes with ideas, to sector products and acts as a team player at all times.
  •  Ensures internal clients are serviced in a timely manner, responds with a sense of urgency to external customers’ queries.
  •  Over time, may be asked to co-cover some stocks under the leadership of the Lead Analyst.
  •  Ensures research remains relevant at all times and maintains commercial focus of own product.
  •  Working in conjunction with the rest of Renaissance Capital’s Financial team to help grow status and value of our global consumer franchise.
  •  Contributes as appropriate to strategy products as well as non-consumer related products as required
  •  Regular contact with investors, roadshows, marketing.
  •  Provides up to date intelligence and feedback on stocks under coverage to the various groups within RenCap.
  •  help the team setting up corporate access events
  • ~~QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
  • ESSENTIAL:
  •  BSc/ MSc degree from an accredited educational institution in a numerate subject (or Liberal Arts degree if from the US)
  •  Bloomberg proficiency
  •  Financial statements familiarity
  •  Clean compliance record
  •  Advanced excel user
  • ~~ESSENTIAL:
  •  At least 1 year experience in financial markets working in either investment research, investment banking or private equity
  •  Prior experience in SSA an advantage
  •  Numeracy – ability to work well with numbers and excel spreadsheets
  •  In-depth knowledge of valuation techniques
  •  Strong written skills
  •  Extensive experience with financial statements
  •  Strong presentation skills
  • ~~COMPETENCIES:
  •  Strong inter-personal skills
  •  Well spoken
  •  Outstanding numerical skills
  •  Ability to integrate within a strong team spirit environment.
  •  Ability to grow with the organization, fostered by entrepreneurial drive.
  •  Entrepreneurial drive
  •  People management skills and experience