Analyst (Alternative Investments)

Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF)

GIPF is recruiting an Analyst (Alternative Investments), to be based in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • To track the lifecycle of the various funds to ensure portfolio returns
  • Assist Manager alternative investments in monitoring the global alternative investments portfolio by ensuring the various funds create value to portfolio companies and exit timeously
  • Track the lifecycle of various funds
  • Review independent valuations before each annual report is singed off
  • Fund manager selection and operational due diligence
  • Management of mandate agreements
  • Evaluating potential investment opportunities
  • Risk & Compliance management
  • Carry out ad hoc projects and internal presentations
  • Personal effectiveness competency and development
  • Takes responsibility for business improvement surrounding span of control
  • Job-related Qualifications & Experience:
  • B. Comm/ Finance/Economics
  • 4 years’ experience in an investment environment with at least 2 years’ experience in private markets
  • Business Management consulting experience advantageous
  • Certification in financial modelling and financial statement analysis
  • Coursework/training in private equity
  • CFA, CAIA, FMVA, advantageous
  • Knowledge of:
  • Investment Instruments Available
  • Understanding Namibian Investment Landscape
  • Regulations 13 of Pension Fund Act
  • Institutional Limited Partners Association Principles
  • Private Equity Industry
  • National Development Plans
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Skill:
  • Analytical
  • Interpersonal
  • Networking
  • Report Writing
  • Presentation Skills
  • Financial Modelling
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Credit & Fixed Income
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Personal Attributes:
  • Detail conscious
  • Discreet
  • Integrity
  • Emotional and Intercultural Intelligence
  • Independent Thinker
  • Service Oriented
  • Business Ethics
  • Performance Driven
  • Results oriented
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • GIPF is an equal opportunity employer and comply with the Affirmative Action Legislation
  • Persons who are physically challenged and women meeting the above-mentioned requirements are encouraged to apply
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