Investment Officer Vacancy at A Leading Insurance Company
Posted: 05/Sep/2017

A leading Insurance Company with head office in Lagos and a well-spread branch network across Nigeria, is currently seeking for result oriented top - drawer executives to join its Management team in the capacity below:

Job Title: Investment Officer 

: Nigeria

Job Description

  • As a “going concern’ the company is desirous of meeting the strategic objectives and changing demands of the current market landscape while also maintaining its leadership role in the Industry.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and maintaining the investment process and above all perform the critical function of asset management.
  • He/she will develop the asset allocation levels aimed at creating balanced investment portfolios; conduct traditional investment research as well as technical analysis to help the company make trading decisions.
  • He/she will be responsible and accountable to the ED, Finance & Administration through the Team Lead, Finance & Admin.

Specifically, the Successful Candidates will:

  • Review all the company's investment portfolio.
  • Design the company’s investment portfolio
  • Ensure the maintenance of a well diversified portfolio
  • Update and maintains investment schedules and fixed assets register
  • Tracks and analyses quoted investments daily
  • Monitor money market and trends in the stock market through corporate interaction, news media and electronic information medium
  • Keep close watch on changing economic trends in the market and accordingly suggest changes in investment strategies
  • Analyse and advise on new investments
  • Negotiate most favourable interest rates and any other associated business with placement banks and other financial institutions.
  • Carry out investment reconciliation on portfolios
  • Conduct due diligence on company’s investments
  • Perform any other activities as assigned by the Executive Director Finance and Administration

Qualifications and Attributes

  • Minimum Education: B.Sc/HND in Finance related field
  • ACS; ACCA; ACA;CFA and/or MBA qualification will be an added advantage
  • Minimum experience of 5 years post graduation of which 2 years must be in similar role.
  • Expertise in analysis and interpretation of financial information
  • Knowledge of portfolio management, stock market, real estate, foreign exchange and money market operations.

Application Closing Date
19th September, 2017.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their current comprehensive Curriculum Vitae in MSWord format to:


  • All applicants are guaranteed that their applications will be treated with the highest level of confidentiality.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will he contacted.