Portfolio Manager – Equities at Cordros Capital Limited


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    Cordros Capital Limited is a company committed to growth – the growth of our clients and their assets.
    We are a leading Financial Services company, licensed as Brokers/Issuing House and Fund/Portfolio Managers by The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC).
    We work with a diversified clientele, consisting of private…

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    Portfolio Manager – Equities

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND , MBA/MSc/MA
    • Experience 8 – 10 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field Finance / Accounting / Audit&nbsp

    Department/Unit: Investment Management  
    Directly Reports To: Managing Director, Cordros Asset Management
    Directly Supervises:  Investment Management Analysts

    Role Description

    • The Portfolio Manager will work closely with relationship managers to manage, monitor, and maintain client portfolios and funds. He/she will develop and research Equity investment ideas for clients, perform due diligence on existing investments, and serve as a member of the Investment Committee.
    • This is a senior role which involves mentoring Investment Management Analysts and other junior investment professionals; and has decision‐making authority and responsibility on clients’ investment matters.


    • Critical thinking about macroeconomic investment ideas and forecasting methodology, and the ability to explain and defend those ideas to a broader audience.
    • Conducting industry and company specific comprehensive fundamental analysis, including in-depth financial statement analysis.
    • Presenting overviews, reports and timely investment recommendations to the Asset Management team, including buy, sell and hold recommendations.
    • Developing and implementing investment strategies & asset allocation for individual and institutional investors.
    • Collaborating with all team members on the design of investment strategies for all products and services.
    • Monitoring trends within the capital market.
    • Contributing to the development of policies and processes for portfolio analysis and management, investor reporting and regulatory
    • Analyzing investment portfolio data to monitor investment returns and risk
    • Participating in investor meetings and calls to provide portfolio
    • Providing content proposals to potential
    • Serve as an in–house consultant to the sales teams and relationship managers on all products and services.
    • Meeting with relationship managers to review and manage client portfolios and investment guidelines.
    • Actively participate as a member of the Investment
    • Manage projects assigned by the Investment

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Minimum of a Second Class Lower Bachelor’s Degree in either Economics, Statistics, Banking and Finance or Business Administration from an accredited university.
    • An MBA or related Masters’ Degree will be an added advantage.


    • ACS, ACA or CFA Certifications will also be an added advantage.


    • 8–10 years industry experience, of which 6 years must have been spent in investment/portfolio/funds management.

    Competencies Required
    Knowledge Required:

    • Sound knowledge and understanding of the Global, Domestic Economy and the Nigerian Capital Market.
    • Sound knowledge and understanding of various asset classes.
    • Sound knowledge of investment and risk management fundamentals.
    • Deep technical expertise in research and investment analysis.
    • Deep knowledge of asset allocation and portfolio construction.

    Skills Required:

    • Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills, adept at concise
    • Outstanding client relationship development and management
    • High degree of Excel proficiency-the ability to create and maintain spreadsheets with
    • Proactive problem-solving
    • Aptitude for presenting financial information in understandable formats for multiple
    • Leadership and People Management Skills.

    Behavioural Attributes Required:

    • Ability to work independently and as part of a
    • Client first attitude, professional demeanour, personal integrity and an understanding of fiduciary
    • Ability to multi‐task and manage time
    • Self‐motivated, confident, detail‐oriented, and
    • Willingness to take on additional responsibilities as
    • Demonstrated ability to design, launch and scale new projects and

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Cordros Capital on boards.greenhouse.io to apply

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