Cordros Capital Limited is a leading financial services group in African markets with a reputation for wealth creation. We are licensed as Brokers/Dealers and Issuing House by the Securities & Exchange Commission and the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Cordros offers a broad range of services to a diversified client base which includes private clients, small businesses, financial institutions, corporations and governments.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Executive Assistant
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Reporting To: Group Managing Director.
Job Type: Permanent.
Providing advisory support on business management to the GMD .
Monitoring and evaluating the capital market conditions and make proposals to the GMD for optimal financing vehicles
Keeping abreast of new regulations or policies that may affect various businesses/ departments, as well as monitoring the economy to determine its effect on the business.
Interacting with various internal & external clients to understand their expectations from the GMD and devising an effective strategy to better serve the business.
Creating contingency plans to manage unforeseen circumstances
Planning meetings, sending reminders and take detailed minutes.
Writing emails, correspondence memos, letters.
Assisting in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports and prioritizing most sensitive matters
Assisting the GMD during Board meetings
Acting as the point of contact for internal and external clients
Carrying out any other assigned duties.
Education & Experience
A minimum of 5 years’ experience of which 3 should have been in a Capital market, financial Services industry. A minimum of Bachelor's Degree in a relevant discipline. An MBA will be an added advantage.
Professional personality and demeanour
Excellent judgment with the ability to deftly manage sensitive and confidential situations
Ability to set and manage priorities judiciously
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent presentation skills
Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language
Exceptionally self-motivated and directed
Keen attention to details
Excellent analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities
Ability to work on multiple projects and manage time effectively.
Highly collaborative and thrives well in a fast-paced work environment.
High level of agility and adaptability.
Good knowledge of financial services (Capital Market will be an added advantage).
Possession of strong analytical skills including financial statement analysis.