Invesment Analyst

Employer
Arzan VC
Location
Riyadh (SA)
Salary
Up to $55,000 per year + benefits
Posted
Jul 14, 2019
Closes
Aug 13, 2019
Ref
VC0001
Certifications
Passed CFA Level I
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Assist the Investment Principal in the implementation investment strategies, analysis of transactions, and help position the fund/GP as a regional industry leader.

Investment Opportunities & Analysis

  • Identify potential investment opportunities in the region and conduct first assessment to evaluate key financial, operational and strategic areas of interest.
  • Study financial and legal information and evaluate the degree of risk-adjusted return of transactions.
  • Provide analysis of overall investment opportunities and provide information requested by Department Head.
  • Perform due diligence and assist in deal structuring in coordination with Legal and Value-Creation departments.
  • Analyze portfolio company monthly reporting packet and prepare internal monthly reports.
  • Perform other duties related to the job as assigned by the Department Head.

Conduct research activities to provide analysis of:

  • Market trends and deal metrics in target geographies and sectors.
  • Create and maintain a database of existing & target portfolio companies, relevant market and financial data, and contact history with ARZAN Venture Capital.

Reports:

  • Perform periodic investment analysis reports and forward to the direct manager.
  • Assist in preparing monthly/quarterly fund reports.
  • Assist in prepare the investment due diligence reports.
  • Support with annual report, annual audits, and quarterly statements as directed.

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, & REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • +1 years’ experience in buy-side or transaction advisory role.
  • Passing CFA Level I or II is a plus (other relevant professional certifications also taken into consideration).

Skills:

  • Utilizing relevant computer applications in conducting rigorous technical financials analysis
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills in conveying qualitative analysis
  • Strong problem solving and analytical ability
  • Proficiency in written and spoken professional/business English and Arabic
  • Willingness to take initiative organizational and planning skills

Position available for Saudi Candidates only.