Financial Analyst Fellow

  • Sir Lowry Rd, Foreshore, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Intern

Company Description

Why we exist

We believe we have been given the grace to support, partner and co-build innovative last-mile solutions with visionary entrepreneurs who are passionate about solving the developmental challenges of underserved communities in emerging markets. 

Who we are

We are an alternative impact investment company. We seek & nurture ideas from Pre-seed stage companies focused on solving global last-mile problems using inclusive tech-enabled business models.

Job Description

As our Financial Analyst Fellow, you will be providing excellent hands-on support for our portfolio companies. These will be your primary obligations:

  1. Tracking and monitoring the financial performance ratios of our portfolio companies

  2. Analyzing business performance and market conditions to create forecasts and predictive scenarios

  3. Assist in the Monthly/Quarterly Revenue Reporting close and planning process 

  4. Provide weekly financial reports to assist the Venture Partner teams in making tactical and strategic decisions

  5. Design and manage financial models for our portfolio companies

  6. Prepare valuation reports for our portfolio companies

  7. Design Term sheets, Cap Tables and Fundraise agreements

  8. Designing investment memorandum and pitch decks

  9. Detailed and extensive research work 

General Requirements

 

  1. The successful candidate is detail-oriented, curious, proactive and asks questions - both of management and of themselves – and seeks to understand the context of their role in the wider organization. 

  2. The successful applicant will be ambitious, career-focused with a keen desire to learn and absorb increasing responsibilities. 

  3. Have effective oral/written communication skills and presentation skills 

  4. Power-user in MS Excel, Google Sheets and presentation tools

  5. Studying or desire to study CIMA, ACCA certification preferred 

Qualifications

  1. Undergraduate Degree; Accounting/Finance degree preferred but not required 
  2. 0-2 years of post undergraduate experience 

  3. Proficiency in MS-Office Suite and Google Docs

  4. Attention to detail

  5. Sound thought process

  6. Excellent Research Skills 

 

Additional Information

We are a Vector Organisation. 

If you want to join us, you should learn the three principles below that define the fabric of our teamwork. 

Vision Alignment

We ensure our team member's personal vision aligns with our collective vision. This enables exponential passion and effortless motivation

Goal Alignment

Using OKRs, we create transparency on where we are going as a company and how everyone plays a role in getting us there
 

Operation Alignment

We drive precision in our execution with an agile management and feedback system to align  daily activities with company goals and culture