The Project life-cycle involves several stages from origination to signing, followed by implementation and monitoring until full completion and repayment or exit.
All the stages involve different tasks such as business marketing, project due diligence analysis, structuring and approval, negotiation and signing of project agreements, disbursement and monitoring.
The role of the Analyst is to contribute, as a project team member, to the structuring, implementation and monitoring of sovereign and sub-
sovereign transactions in line with the Bank’s operational objectives. Under the guidance of the operation leader and / or more senior bankers, the Analyst performs those tasks assigned to him / her and provides support to the operation leader and the project team throughout the project cycle, with a particular emphasis on research, data gathering, credit analysis and financial modelling and market monitoring.
Accountabilities & Responsibilities
Assist with the preparation of the Bank’s high level management official visits; Ensure that all tasks assigned to the Analyst are completed within the specified time frames to a high quality and in line with the policies, procedures and objectives of the Bank.
As requested by the operation leader or more senior member of the project team, prepare timely and comprehensive draft monitoring reports and include recommendations for corrective actions where required and ensure these corrective actions and recommendations are brought to the attention of more senior team members.
The responsibilities of the Analyst are designed to allow the Analyst to progressively undertake more complex tasks and build the scope of responsibilities based on acquired experience and expertise.
Qualifications & Skills / Experience & Knowledge
Qualifications and Skills : Master’s degree preferred or equivalent experience in the areas of expertise. Professional qualification such as ACA, CFA, ACCA, or CIMA desirable.
Quantitative / numerical skills are critical with the ability to interpret financial information and to design and use financial models.
Credit analysis skills, with the ability to interpret accounts, understanding local and international accounting principles and practice of credit analysis.
Computer literacy, conversant with Microsoft Office and spread sheet packages including financial analysis and modelling modules.
Good understanding of relevant systems and processes. Knowledge and / or interest in infrastructure and energy projects.
Ability to work effectively as a team member and to deadlines and under time pressure. Good interpersonal skills Excellent written and oral communication skills in French and English are compulsory.
Good command over Moroccan Arabic is an advantage. 2 years of experience in banking, corporate finance, investment banking or auditing, experience in infrastructure and energy (public and PPPs transactions) would be a plus.