Investment Associate

Clarkhouse Human Capital (Pty) Ltd


A leading Private Equity Company is seeking an Investment Associate to join their team.  Ideal candidates should come from an Investment Banking or Private Equity background.  If you are a CA(SA) / CFA and have 2 – 4 years deal making experience within Investment Banking or PE (non-negotiable) and are looking for a move to a great environment with a social focus on investing, this role is for you!

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Contributing to investment opportunities
  • Evaluating potential investments covering financial, market, industry and strategic analysis
  • Developing financial and valuation models
  • Assisting with portfolio management which includes company performance monitoring and reporting
  • Contributing to the development and execution of exit strategies with regards to investments

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Actuarial Science or Business-related degrees
  • Masters level or professional education in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Actuarial Science or Business-related degrees would be advantageous
  • 2-4 years’ work experience at a top-tier private equity, investment bank or consulting firm
  • Preference would be given to a CA(SA) /CFA with 2 years + post experience
  • Strong financial modelling, valuation and financial accounting skills within the financial services sector
  • Demonstrated experience in business assessment, financial analysis, transaction development and corporate M&A or strategic advisory work
  • Willingness to travel into Africa
  • Experience across Africa would be ideal