Senior Associate - Investment

Confidential Company - Cairo, Egypt

46
Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
4 to 10 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Negotiable
Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
2 open positions
About the Job

Main Responsibilities Include ...

  • Networking with startup companies to identify promising opportunities
  • Analysis of pipeline companies including researching markets / opportunities
  • Building financial models and preparing investment memos of pipeline companies
  • Interacting with top-notch advisors and management teams
  • Assist in deal execution and preparation of transaction documents
  • Interacting with portfolio companies' management to monitor and analyze performance
  • Help portfolio companies with different tasks / projects as needed, including identifying synergies among portfolio companies/with Ayady’s portfolio companies.
  • Work on various internal initiatives of the fund as needed
Job Requirements

The opportunity is well suited for candidates with the following profile:

  • 4-10 years of previous investment, investment banking, startup, and/or consulting/advisory experience. MBA from credible schools is a plus. CFA is a plus. Technology/media background is a plus.
  • Passion about shaping entrepreneurship and venture capital in Egypt and having an understanding of the media trends and outlook.
  • Interested in meeting startups, can quickly understand new markets, have strong modeling and writing/presentation skills, have strong problem solving and analytical skills, have solid interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Relevant experience to VC activities that include but are not limited to deal sourcing, opportunity assessment, transaction execution, and portfolio support.
  • Strong organizational and project management.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Perfect command of English and Arabic is a must.