Jobs at Ecobank Development Corporation (Ecobank Capital)

Ecobank Development Corporation (Ecobank Capital) is the investment banking and securities trading company of Ecobank Transnational Inc., the Pan African financial institution with banking and financial services operations across 34 countries in Africa, United
Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. We operate across 5 regional offices in Africa namely: Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Cameroun and Ivory Coast.

Our investment banking product offerings include: Financial Advisory, Mergers and Acquisitions; Corporate Finance; Project and Structured Finance; Capital Markets; Structured Trade Finance; Renewable Energy; and Real Estate Investment Banking.
Our business objective is to provide unrivalled Investment Banking services to commercial, Institutional and governmental entities across Africa, including the existing clients of our commercial and corporate banking affiliates. leveraging on Ecobank's unique African footprint, Ecobank Capital originates and executes local and cross-border transactions throughout Africa.

We are currently looking for young, intelligent and energetic men and women to join our Investment Banking team in Lagos-Nigeria as Analysts and Associates.

Interested candidates should forward their resumes and cover letters to: , no later than Friday, October 18, 2013.
Responsibilities and  Qualifications
•             Contribute in the preparation of pitch books, proposals, term sheets, mandate
letters, memoranda, teasers, investors' and lenders' presentations
•             Create financial models and valuation analysis
•             Preparation of detailed analysis of companies and projects financials

•             Assist in executing-fund raising, advisory services and other Corporate Finance
-, activities;

•             Conduct industry and company research analysis to support deal origination,
structuring and execution
•             Prepare transaction comparables to support deal structuring and pricing
•             Organize deal conference. calls and arrange transactions meetings and

Selection Criteria

•             Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Banking, Finance, Economics or related field
with no less than Second Class Upper

•             Minimum of 1-2 years' experience in investment banking/ private equity
.• Knowledge of finance and accounting concepts

•             Knowledge of basic marketing, economics skills and the banking sector

•             Master Microsoft Office packages (Excel, Word, PowerPoint ,ete.)

•             Strong financial analysis and modeling skills and understanding of the basic
principles of investment banking Location: Not Specified
Experience: 1 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified
Responsibilities and Qualifications

•             Prepare pitch books, proposals, term sheets, mandate letters, memoranda,
teasers and marketing materials

•             Assist in improving market coverage of the region in respect of Corporate
Finance activities

•             Undertake advanced financial analysis and modeling, where required

•             Assist in transaction structuring and develop knowledge of specific sectors
•             Source, establish market inference and interpret market data/information
using valuation methodologies

•             Apply knowledge of financial statement analysis to analyse financial information in relation to a project, deal or transaction.

Selection Criteria

• Minimum experience of 3 years in investment banking/ private equity
. • Clear understanding of finance and accounting concepts

• Knowledge of basic marketing, economics and the banking sector
Strong strategy development skills
Strong analytical, quantitative, problem-solving and organizational skills.
  Location: Not Specified
Experience: 3 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified