Investment Analyst

Main Purpose of the job

Responsible for a wide variety of functions including implementation of the investment process, asset management, provision of qualitative and quantitative research in addition to assessment of investment opportunities and business risks.
Key Perfomance Areas

Conduct investment research, identification and technical analysis of investment opportunities,
Participate in the design and development of IT based investment management tools for producing and reviewing fund monitoring reports,
Collaborate with the finance section regarding investment accounts and transaction statements,
Monitor closely financial press and keeping track of market trends, opportunities, risks and new investment opportunities, registering and monitoring all investment opportunities in the pipeline,
Compile advisory, investment and analytical reports,
Provide real-time information on investments
Maintain and liaise with fund managers, as well as deal with queries received from fund and property managers, actuary and third parties,
Provide all administrative investment functions, and ensure that the Investment Manager and internal business partners receive the appropriate level of support.
Project assessment for investment opportunities

Key Attributes

Strong analytical and financial modelling skills
Extensive background in Finance or Finance related discipline with comprehensive ability to analyze and prepare financial statements, reports and projections
Excellent communicationand interpersonal skills
Ability to manage complex stakeholder relationships (trustees, management, investment managers, regulator, participating employers, members etc.)
Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines, and to work within a small dynamic team

Job Requirements

A degree in Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Actuarial Sciences, Statistics, Investments or any related field would be advantageous
Prior work experience in a financial institution is highly beneficial

Closing date and application instructions

If you meet the above requirements please submit your application letter enclosing a curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates to:

HR Coordinator

Debswana Pension Fund

Private Bag 00512


Only emailed applications will be considered. Correspondence will only be entered into with shortlisted candidates

Closing Date: Sunday 10thSeptember 2017