Investment Manager

Location: Kampala, Uganda.

Africa Seed Investment Fund, AAC seeks to hire a talented investment professional to manage its seed investment project.

The selected candidate will be expected to support the Chief Investment Officer and Managing Director in undertaking a range of investment management and portfolio development activities. Key duties will include:

  • Deal origination and marketing of the Fund

  • Deal review, appraisal, structuring and financial modeling

  • Implementation management, monitoring and remedial management

  • Attending to investee company corporate governance issues, and

  • Providing management advisory services to investees.

    Candidate Profile:

  • Hold a post-graduate degree in business, agriculture or a related field

  • Have 4+ years’ relevant experience from the risk capital or investment industry

  • Have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in English and any other regional language like Kiswahili

  • Are willing to live in Kampala and travel regularly within the Eastern and Southern African region;

  • Have demonstrable numeracy skills, attention to detail, self-discipline, capacity to work independently and with team mates, ambition to succeed in the venture capital industry and a strong inclination towards personal and professional ethics.

  • Candidates with experience of the regional agribusiness sector, project cycle management or management consultancy will have an advantage.

    Closing Date: 8th May,

    Applicants should send a detailed curriculum vitae, including a daytime telephone contact, names of three professional referees and current monthly salary and benefits to:

    Adept Systems, Management Consultants, P O Box 6416, Nairobi, GPO 00100.

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