Jobs at Alvy Consulting



"ONLY” Qualified candidate should apply by sending resume to resume@alvyconsulting.com  with job role as subject title. In order to apply for this positions. Applicant MUST meet all the criteria

Fixed Income Trader (Analyst)
Please note: You are required to include a cover letter as the first page of your CV

Job Specification                                                            

Trading fixed income products
Working with the Unit head to effectively manage proprietary and clients’ accounts portfolios in the fixed income markets in a consistent and risk-controlled manner.
Providing relevant market information to the Unit Head for the firm’s Investment Committee
Implementing sector allocation and security selection strategies
Establishing and maintaining relationships with other traders in the market, clients as well as prospective clients

Qualifications

Minimum of Second Class Upper Degree from a reputable university
A Post graduation or professional qualification such as MBA/MSc, CFA, CIS, ACA, ACCA or other relevant professional qualifications will be an added advantage
Minimum of 0 - 1 year relevant work experience on a Fixed Income Trading Desk of a reputable financial institution

General Competencies

Good experience in trading both bonds and treasury bills
Generate profitable trade ideas both for the proprietary book and client portfolios
Have a portable institutional client base
Highly computer literate, with advanced spreadsheet-based skills
Ability to work with great accuracy under pressure
Strong communication skills and an effective team player
Familiarity with quantitative techniques would be a benefit.
A strong drive and entrepreneurial skill
Must demonstrate ability to think outside the box
Location: Not Specified
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Accounting
Required Grade: Not Specified
JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT
Responsibilities:



·         Process, codes and enter vendor invoices into accounting system.

·         Review and process travel expense reports.

·         Prepare adjusting journal entries.

·         Assist with the preparation of basic financial reports for management review.

·         Assist with special projects involving research.

·         Assist as required or requested by the Foundation.



Qualifications:

An OND Accountant who seeks a place for IT. 2– 3 years of previous accounts payable experience. Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

Must be able to work independently, efficiently multi-task, be comfortable with numbers, and extremely detail oriented.

Basic knowledge of financial database systems. The ideal candidate should be knowledgeable on journal entries and the use of account codes.

Must demonstrate strong communication, written and interpersonal skills.

General Math Skills, Accounting, Deadline-Oriented, Reporting Skills, Attention to Detail, Confidentiality, Coordination, Thoroughness, Quality Focus and Objectivity.
Location: Not Specified
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study: Accounting
Required Grade: Not Specified
PID Fellow
January-June 2014

Formulate, drive and oversee the implementation of the optimization strategy for an existing portfolio company
Formulate, drive and execute the investment strategy for a new investment opportunity
Serve as primary custodian of all projects & portfolio companies under his/her control, managing all internal/external resources engaged on such projects
Work closely with and report directly to the divisional head and the executive management team of CardinalStone on assigned projects and other strategic issues as may be required

Qualifications
Minimum of 2-1 or (3.0+) undergraduate GPA from top tier university
2 to 3 years analyst experience in a management consulting role with a top tier consulting firm preferred; investment banking experience with a bulge bracket firm or general management/strategy role requiring strong financial modelling, analytical reasoning and presentation skills will also be considered
Aspiring/recent attendee/graduate of a top MBA program
Interest in exploring or making a transition towards entrepreneurship, private equity or principal investing in emerging markets or sub-saharan Africa
Experience in emerging markets is a plus but not required
Ability to commit to a 4-6 month engagement
General Competencies

Excellent communication skills - able to succinctly express complex ideas (verbally and in writing)
Strong interpersonal skills, maturity and ability to work effectively as part of a team
Attention to detail and highly organized
Location: Not Specified
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
FUND MANAGER
Seeks an experienced fund manager whose task will include



·         Regularly have meetings with investment analysts and company managers to discuss financial matters

·         Researching companies and gathering information

·         Reading financial briefings

·         Making informed financial recommendations and decisions

·         Keeping knowledge up-to-date about the Nigeria economy, current financial news, financial markets and more

·         Assessing and interpreting complicated financial information

·         Liaising with clients.





Retail Sales Analyst

job Specification

Generate trade orders for equities and fixed income from retail clients.
Managing relationship for these clients in a manner that maximizes revenues.
Synthesize equity research and develop transaction-oriented ideas
Set up and host client meetings as may be agreed with clients
Sell of IPO/secondary offerings to clients.
Follow market trends and stock movements and suggest alternative business strategies to address changing market opportunities.
Entertain and build personal client relationships.
Develop strategies to increase profitability.
Keep abreast of market conditions.
Support management in identifying and securing new growth opportunities.


Qualifications

Relevant Bachelor’s degree
Professional certification is an added advantage
1-2 years experience in a similar role
Passion for stocks and the broader markets
Affective and articulate communicator
Relationship building skills and confidence
Ability to take initiative and ownership
Ability to multitask and attack a problem from multiple angles
Strong organizational and social skills
High energy level
Use of Bloomberg terminal and other analytical tools

General Competencies

Excellent command of the English language
Effective and efficient at problem solving
Attentive to detail and highly organized
Great communication skills (oral and listening)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
 
Location: Not Specified
Experience: 1 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified