Qualifications: Matric Minimum of a Post Graduate degree with a Major in investment management, or related field. Charted Financial Analyst (CFA) Charter Holder. Master of Business Administration (MBA) and/or Chartered Accountant (CA) Skills: 5 years specific investment experience within the investment management industry. A proven track record of successful investment management and decision making with knowledge of portfolio management. Understanding and proficiency in asset allocation and equity investments. Knowledge of major types of investments and markets. In depth experience/knowledge of South African investment market. Understanding of investment risks. Strong understanding of valuation, accounting, and economic principles across most industries. Building and leading an investment team of various disciplines in the investment process Understanding of the B-BBEE codes will be a strong plus. Job description: Identify potential strategic investment trends and opportunities and lead the investment strategy of the company Takes a strategic leadership role in decision making on investments Make sound recommendations about where to invest funds and make changes according to market conditions and investment strategies. Write clear and well-informed investment recommendations based on thorough research and analysis. Briefs members of the Investment committee/Advisory Board and the Board of Members on proposed acquisitions and relevant matters Effectively engage with the Investment Committee and with several independent professionals, Lead and coordinate capital-raising through client/partner/investor roadshows/meetings, and any relevant events relationship management, high-profile identifies strategic /public forums presentations and other activities. Oversees/participate in closing of transactions. Oversee and manage the Organisations investment portfolio, including quality control and investment approach, Ensure professional portfolio management Research including high level due diligence and valuations. Professionally lead underwriting and due diligence activities Conduct technical and effective financial modelling Develop a relevant IT strategy for the division. Ensure professional and effective execution of approved deals Establish efficient and well-organized investment processes Conduct or oversee analysis of investment portfolios. Please visit our website www.communicate.co.za to submit your CV directly or to view other finance related jobs. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. Your profile will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.