Job Opportunities

"Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have weathered the global crisis better than expected…The region appears to be staging a robust recovery."
-The World Bank, 2011

Join our professional team

We offer ground floor opportunities and exciting professional challenges that few people will experience.The following positions are currently available:

Investment Bankers
  • One Investment Banker - Financial services sector (banking, investment banking, securities brokerage, insurance companies, specialty finance, and others)
  • One Investment Banker – Energy sector
  • One Investment Banker – Diversified sectors
  • Origination and execution of variety of deals—IPO, private placements, bond issues, M&A, restructuring, etc.--- in assigned sector.
  • Seven years+ investment banking experience with demonstrated knowledge of corporate finance service lines, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, valuations, debt and company restructuring and transaction services
  • Track record of success in deal execution, negotiation, structuring and origination.
  • M.B.A. finance & accounting, economics, engineering or Sciences, CFA, formal credit training, quantitative methods or discipline. Strong financial, analytical and accounting skills. Excellent communication and client relationship skills.
Skills & Others
  • Versatility and ability to conduct deal/project end to end.
  • Ability to assess the likelihood of completing transaction
  • In-depth understanding of emerging markets Africa and ability to articulate its business environment and perspective to investors.
  • Ability to advise clients on improving business, taking long-range approach, analyzing, thinking ahead, and planning carefully
  • Ability to negotiate mandate, term sheets, syndication and other documents
  • Ability to generate cross-selling and manage relationship with clients
  • French and/or English required; Spanish/Portuguese a plus.
  • Attractive compensation, incentive package, and exciting opportunity for advancement. Successful candidates will be responsible for developing firm’s respective sectors. Positions are based in Douala, Cameroon.
  • E-mail resume with salary requirements and recent compensation history to Please, no calls.
Research Analysts
  • Cover assigned sector, writing reports, monthly notes on the sector, sub-sector or individual companies.
  • Assess the worthiness of carefully selected African companies for investment recommendations to the broad investment community, based on factors such as: valuation, growth, management, risk mitigants, timeliness and sentiment etc.
  • Support investment bankers with pertinent valuation, risk assessment, projections etc. and take the lead in offering memorandum production
  • Research the CEMAC region for trends and sound investment opportunities.
  • Assist in preparation of presentations and newsletter as required.
  • 5 – 10 years prior experience as an analyst for international investment firm
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, economics or other related fields; MBA and/or CFA preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite ( PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
Skills & Others
  • Ability to conduct research in imperfect environment (Africa, other comparable regions)
  • Experience in securities analysis (either buy- or sell-side)
  • Strong analytical and written communications skills
  • Motivated, enthusiastic, hard-working
  • Capable of working independently, and as part of a team
  • Well organized; high attention to detail
  • Reliable, consistent; get-the-job-done attitude
  • Able to work against deadlines (offering memorandum etc.)
  • Compensation packages are competitive and will be commensurate with experience. Incentive package, and exciting opportunity for advancement.
  • Preferred location is Douala, Cameroon. Send your resume with cover letter to No calls please.