Company Overview

East African Holdings S.C. is a leading industrial group in Ethiopia. The enterprise was established as an umbrella company to subsidiaries operating in a variety of sectors. As part of its strategic plans, EAH is heading for major expansion and diversification projects through mega industries of national importance.

Role Overview: Investment Manager

Provides investment information and financial advice; works with corporate and individual potential investors; and maintains knowledge of a wide range of investment and financial products, including trusts, stocks, bonds, and shares.

Job Duties

  • Engages in regular research and reading to stay apprised about the state of the Ethiopian economy, global financial markets, and general current events

  • Maintains current knowledge about financial products available to corporate and individual clients, including bonds, stocks, investments, and trusts

  • Works closely with investment analysts to assess financial information and investment opportunities

  • Presents investment opportunities and related analysis while pitching proposed course of action in meetings with potential investors

  • Uses complex financial models to project future earning and profit potential and uses this data to inform decisions and proposals

  • Makes decisions about financial and investment opportunities on behalf of EAH Group companies

  • Meets with an investment team, including analysts and other managers, to stay up-to-date about market situations and company decisions that may impact one another

  • Takes on high levels of responsibility on behalf of EAH group companies

  • Develops relationships with potential strategic investors and expands network in professional and social settings

Investment Manager Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics Accounting and Master's Degree in Business Administration
  • Decision Making abilities
  • Problem Solving skills
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Organization skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Time Management
  • Multitasking
  • Working Under Pressure
  • Teamwork
  • Ambition
  • Demonstrable leadership capacity at senior management level

To apply, e-mail Selome Tewoderos at