Corporate Finance Associate
Salary ZAR800000 - ZAR1200000 per annum + Market-related
Consultant Megan Prosser
Date posted 23 September 20192019-09-24 2019-11-22 financial-services Sandton Gauteng 2196 ZA 2196 ZAR 800000 1200000 1200000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.za https://www.robertwalters.co.za/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
My client, a privately-owned Financial services & Investments firm with several verticals including: Retail, Property, Energy & Corporate Finance Advisory, is seeking a Corporate Finance Associate to join their advisory team.
Working on Financial Modelling, Financial Valuations, Research and Due Diligence for a range of M&A, disposal and Capital Raising activities, you will work closely with a Principal/Deal maker who will bring in the business, within a close-knit team of 3 or 4.
The business boasts Corporate Finance Advisory, Private Equity, and Propriety investment arms, and the company has a very strong presence in Africa including Kenya, Malawi, Lesotho, Mauritius and Swaziland, so a strong interest in/experience of the African market is a plus.
• Corporate Finance Advisory experience
• Experience gained within a boutique Corporate Finance Advisory firm preferred
• Investment Banking background also desirable
• In-house M&A experience could also be considered
• CA(SA) preferred (not a deal-breaker)
• Chartered Attorneys and CFA holders are also a good match, providing they have the relevant experience in Corporate Finance activities (M&A, disposals, or other types of capital raising)
Candidates should be:
• Strong entrepreneurial
• Highly motivated
• Commercially minded
• Technically strong in respect of the above duties (modelling, valuations)
• Hard-working, not afraid to put in long hours to be successful
• Very presentable
• Excellent and confident conversationalists
• Able to move into a Business Development "hunter" role in the coming years
• Happy to travel within Africa
This role is at Associate level, therefore seeking circa 3 - 6 years' relevant working experience
Deal types will cover anything from Telecoms, farms, retail, healthcare, energy, and beyond
The business has circa 80 staff in SA, and 220 cross-continent
Please get in touch for more information!