Research & Strategy Manager in Africa Plus Partners Nigeria Limited 2022 at Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Website Africa Plus Partners Nigeria Limited

This Job Listing is about Africa Plus Partners Nigeria Limited in Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria 2022

This individual will be responsible for providing research and information to help APPNL’s management make decisions about Investments. He/she will also be responsible for the following: Growth Strategies: Market opportunity analysis, identification of future trends, new market entry strategies Business Development: Competitive analysis Strategic Planning: Annual business planning, business case development, go-to-market strategies



  • Identify and evaluate long-term strategic investments, opportunities, businesses, and alliances
  • Ensure the implementation of APPNL’s investment strategy, policy framework and investment criteria for evaluating prospective projects
  • Craft and Implement the Employer’s Investment Strategy and Policy Framework
  • Identify sources of finance (debt, equity, and other alternatives), close on appropriate options and support investor relations management
  • Coordinate the annual review of the Company’s business/strategic plan. Provide input and feedback as appropriate


  • Provide relevant industry research news summary to Executive Management and Investors on a regular basis
  • Identifies trendsetter ideas by researching industry and related events, publications, and announcements; tracking individual contributors and their accomplishments
  • Examine and assess economic and market trends, earnings prospects, financial statements and various other indicators and factors to determine suitable investment strategies
  • Provide up to date information on the financial market’s activities, latest economic trend in the country in order to rightly position APPNL in the local and global market
  • Perform market research to determine/verify a project’s viability and to inform the assumptions used in models
  • Manages providersesearch partners (NPD, Qualtrics, Tableau), deploys surveys/ reporting and continuously perfects data collection and research methodologies to strengthen results
  • Collecting and recording impact data and ensuring data integrity, in line with the company’s impact data strategy and policy

Product Development

  • Assisting with the development of new and innovative financing structures
  • Assist Management in monitoring of portfolio companies as well as source deals and supporting transactions
  • Developing marketing materials / pitch packs and PowerPoint presentations, review and update of market commentaries, Confidential Information Memorandum, written analyses, research, financial statement analysis
  • Compile advisory reports and make informed recommendations on new investment opportunities and funds that could enhance or diversify portfolios
  • Providing end-to-end support to the Head of Deal Analysis and Investor Relations on research, deal analysis and due diligence on projects
  • Monitor closely financial press and keep a track of market trends, opportunities, risks and new investment products

Fund-raising/Road Show/ Investor Collateral Documentation:

  • Work with the Chief Investment Officer to agree on targets, strategies and tactics for fundraising from investor companies and individuals
  • Coordinate capital raise drives for Funds; Develop and refine fundraising process, defining activities, responsibilities and key milestones
  • Work closely with the Brand Management team to develop ways to promote, showcase and celebrate our infrastructure development opportunities across our social media channels and other digital platforms
  • Research funding sources in the form of grants, loans or investments
  • Monitor and track fundraising performance against annual KPIs
  • Ensure all APPNL events and fundraising activities meet fundraising, health & safety and data compliance standards
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Head of Deals Analysis & Investor Relations and the Executive Management Team


  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Business Administration or related field
  • Certified Financial Analyst certification or CFA Level II assessment passed
  • Master’s Degree in Finance or MBA, will be preferred
  • Associate member of any of the accounting professional body (ICAN, ACCA,CIS, etc.)
  • At least 5 years’ post-graduate finance / banking experience, largely gained within a Leveraged Finance context or professional services environment
  • Experience in research and strategy in a consulting firm or financial sector an added advantage

Company: Africa Plus Partners Nigeria Limited
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Application Deadline: N/A

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