Financial Analyst Job at Agusto & Co.

Job Title: Financial Analyst | Location: Lagos, Nigeria | Agusto & Co.

Agusto & Co. is a leading Pan-African credit rating agency. We are also a research organization and a source of business information, providing in-depth analysis and data for our clients across key industries. At Agusto & Co., our focus is to provide independent, innovative and transparent solutions that fulfill the needs of our clients and users of our ratings to help them make informed business decisions. With presence in several African countries, we draw on our strength of local market knowledge and intelligence to help our clients identify risks and make confident judgments. In over 22 years, Agusto & Co. has assigned over 1,000 ratings across various sectors and published annual industry reports across several industries.

Key Responsibilities
The ideal candidates will conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis as well as prepare research reports on various sectors of the Nigerian Economy. These candidates will also study and understand the macroeconomic environment of Kenya, Ghana and Rwanda. In addition, the candidates will conduct financial analysis on financial institutions and industrial corporates as well as carry out the following tasks:

  • Information gathering and compiling data into actionable reports
  • Conducting Industry study, writing industry reports and client-specific research
  • Studying the macroeconomic environment of Nigeria, Kenya, Rwanda and Ghana
  • Analysing and presenting the information gathered in Agusto & Co.’s standard format
  • Rating banks or corporate entities
  • Facilitating industry seminars and client training sessions
  • Preparing pitch and presentation materials

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Good Bachelor’s degree in Business, Economics, Accounting, Finance or related fields
  • Relevant professional qualifications (ACA, ACCA or CFA)
  • MBA or MSc and financial modelling skill will be an advantage
  • 3 – 5 years of experience working in a reputable consulting/financial service firm
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent communication skills

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
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