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.
- 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:
- 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).
- 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.