Investment Manager Career in Kenya

Our client is a reputable investment company and is looking to recruit a highly talented and experienced person in the role of an Investment Manager.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Analyzing the risk and return profile of asset types, monitoring markets relevant to the fund portfolio and the performance of competing funds
  • Screen applications efficiently and analyse and thoroughly verify and cross reference key assumptions underpinning the business plan.
  • Draft high quality, focused and concise screening and finance reports that allow for efficient decision making within agreed time frames.
  • Restructure transactions that are viable and hand over those that are no longer viable
  • Manage collateral and insurance policies
  • Constructing risk profiles for proposed client portfolio changes
  • Preparing investment portfolio data for client reporting
  • Reviewing, restructuring (as appropriate) and reporting on individual and corporate portfolios
  • Monitoring and overseeing investment operations and administration activities
  • Networking to maintain relationships with existing investment clients and foster new profitable relationships
  • Seek and Prospect new business in consultation with the Board and the Management Team
  • Accountable for profitability, performance on set targets and budget management
  • Identify, develop and maintain deal referral networks and Measure and report on the effectiveness of such networks
  • Support the client in developing and implementing a robust business plan, financial plan and risk assessment and mitigation plan.
  • Support implementation of a financial management system that produces monthly management accounts
  • Track performance of portfolio companies against the business financial plan. Identify any negative trends and deviations from the client’s operational and financial plan.
  • Facilitate business linkages. Provide access to markets and business opportunities.
  • Follow up on all repayments due and make suitable arrangements to address potential arrears
  • Keep abreast of all government legislations and regulatory requirements which may affect the operations of the portfolio companies.


  • Investment experience within SME environment. Experience within affordable healthcare sector will be an added advantage.
  • 3 – 5 years of a demonstrated track record in investing and making sound investment decisions at executive level.
  • A business degree
  • CPA, CFA or ACCA certification is required
  • Excellent financial and analytical skills.
  • Good credit management skills
  • Written and spoken language fluency in English essential.

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates that meet the criteria specified above are advised to send their applications (CV and cover letter) to clearly quoting “INVESTMENT MANAGER” on the email header.

Applications closes on 25th June, 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: May 30, 2019 — 5:40 am