Head of Advisory

The Position:

Reporting to the Managing Director, the role will be responsible for the strategic leadership and Management of the Advisory unit, by offering customer solutions and maximizing shareholder value. This role will carry the responsibility for deal sourcing, deal execution, partnership within group functions, relationship management and market development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Growth: Work with MD, to originate debt capital markets transactions in Kenya and across the East African region.
  • Market Development: Drive the expansion of the investment banking business by identifying and developing new areas of growth.
  • Partnership Management: In conjunction with the corporate banking team leverage off the bank’s customer base to originate debt capital markets mandates.
  • Develop innovative debt financing structures that are responsive to customers’ needs.
  • Excellence execution: Lead and coordinate execution of transactions through all stages from inception to close.
  • People Management: Develop and grow a high functioning investment banking team with deep capacity to execute debt capital markets transactions.
  • Stakeholder Management: Develop and Manage the relationships with market regulatory authorities and other stakeholders for debt capital markets transactions.
  • Compliance: Monitor workflow activities to ensure compliance with regulations, policies, and procedures across the sales and business development channels. Ensure procedures, TATs, SLAs and audit items are maintained/ closed within deadlines.

The Person:

For the above position, the successful applicant should have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Accounting or any related or numeracy focused field.
  • At least 8 years managerial experience in investment banking and or structured \corporate finance, with at least 5 years’ experience in Financial Modelling & Credit Analysis and 2 years’ experience leading a team.

The above positions are demanding; for which the Bank will provide a competitive remuneration package to the successful candidate. If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the criteria given above, please log in to our Recruitment portal and submit your application with a detailed CV.

To be considered your application must be received by Wednesday 1st June 2022.

Qualified candidates with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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Uploaded: 2022-05-19 00:00:00 Deadline: 2022-06-01 00:00:00 Reference Number: IRC12788