Officer, Investment Operations at Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA)

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), is a corporate body established by the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (Establishment, etc.) Act 2011, and mandated to manage funds in excess of budgeted hydrocarbon revenues. Its mission is to play a leading role in driving sustained economic development for the benefit of all Nigerians through building a savings base for the Nigerian people, enhancing the development of Nigeria’s infrastructure, providing stabilization support in times of economic stress.The NSIA is in the process of strengthening its operations and enhancing overall capacity towards delivering its mandate. In this regard, the Authority, is seeking to recruit suitably qualified, result-oriented and exceptional professional to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Officer, Investment OperationsReference Number: ESO101Location: AbujaJob DescriptionUnder the supervision of the Chief Operating Officer, the successful candidate will work with investment teams on a diverse range of investment activitiesHe/she will support the procurement of high-quality and cost-efficient services/supplies ensuring that the business gets the best value at all times.ResponsibilitiesSupport the management of the Authority's investment portfolio, monitor portfolio activities and provide up-to-date reports to managementSupport compliance with project milestones, contracts, commitment and termsMonitor project schedules and budgets, prepare progress reports, and liaise with key internal teams i.e. Finance, Audit, Risk management etc.Prepare project costs variance reporting and commitment controlSupport the continuous review/monitoring of the Authority's investment portfolio in order to proactively escalate red flagsSupport the implementation of exit strategies for all holdings in the portfolio ensuring the Authority can exit from its investment on a timely and seamless basis.Assist with new manager on-boarding, transition for manager changes and issues resolutionAssist in the review of performance measurement reports produced by the Global Custodian and liaise with the Investment teams to review returns and discuss anomaliesSupport cash movements within the custodial and other banking relationships (both domestic and international)Develop relationships with both internal and external counter-parties to ensure timely completion of project deliverablesSupport the review of monthly reporting pack from the Global Custodians (GC) and discuss any valuation differences with the Investment teamsPlay a role in procuring high-quality and cost-efficient supplies/servicesPerform administrative duties; minute taking, end-to-end business support within the procurement process flowPerform any other tasks that may be assigned by the Unit Head/Team Lead. 

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