Investment/Finance Analyst

  • Mid-level, Long-term consulting assignment
  • Posted on 3 August 2020

Job Description

KPMG is a leading international professional services firm. We are looking for an Investment/Finance Analyst for an agribusiness development project in Sierra Leone of which we are the Fund Manager.


We seek a self-motivated professional for an agribusiness development project in Sierra Leone.

As Investment/Finance Analyst, the successful candidate will provide the following services:

· Monitor and conduct regular site visits to grantees

· Review progress and financial reports

· Assess grant requests and make recommendations on disbursements

· Provide capacity building support to grantees

· Any other duties assigned by the Team Leader and Engagement Director

Qualification and Experience

· A degree in accounting/finance, economics or equivalent plus a professional qualification in accountancy from an internationally acceptable body i.e. ACCA, ICASL, ICAG, and CPA

· At least 8 years’ experience in donor-funded grants and investment analysis including impact investments.

· Experience in Sierra Leone / West Africa as well as in the agribusiness sector would be an advantage

· Proven ability in MS Excel and Word

· Must have good writing and communication skills

· Must be self-disciplined and resilient

· Able to travel frequently within Sierra Leone

· Must be a good team player

Nature of employment: This is a full-time independent consulting role.

Duration: The contract will be for a fixed term of 16 months depending on the start date.

Reporting: The Consultant will report to the Team Leader and KPMG Engagement Director.

We offer

· An exciting opportunity to work on a challenge fund and to grow within a big firm

· Exposure to multi-disciplinary client service teams

· Competitive remuneration


· Deadline for receipt of application is 17 August 2020

To apply, please forward your cover letter and CV giving details of your qualifications and experience quoting IDAS/FA-SL/2020 to Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis until a suitable candidate is hired.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

About the Organization

KPMG’s International Development Advisory Services (IDAS) has a proven track record as a fund manager, managing complex programmes that blend public and private capital to achieve development impact.

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