Job Opening for Head, Research & Policy at Lagos State Employment Trust Fund

Lagos State Employment Trust Fund - The Lagos State government has created a N25 billion fund to invest in the businesses of small and medium scale entrepreneurs who currently reside in Lagos. The fund will also help to train residents, to qualify them for better jobs.The initiative is the brainchild of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.We are creating employment starting with the expansion of our LSETF team first.  Job Title: Head, Research & PolicyLocation: Lagos, NIGERIAJob Description: Conduct the research, collation, analysis and assessment of marketing information/indices that would provide adequate back-up and support for the Fund’ decisionFacilitate the design and implementation of approved research framework/ strategy for the businessAnalyse macroeconomic trends and distil its implications identify investment opportunitiesFacilitate the conduct of environment/market research surveys and market intelligence activitiesProvide views, forecasts and recommendations on asset classes and industry sector allocationsAuthor various industry, sector and company-specific research reports underpinned with Vigorous financial analysisCoordinate market intelligence activities, prepare competitive analysis report and forward recommendations to the relevant business groupsKeep an up-to-date industry database on key sectors of interest for LSEFTIdentify and subscribe to relevant sources of information for the FundEnsure that all information is reliable and up-to-dateContribute to quarterly, annual and other major publications.Minimum Qualification: A good university degree preferably in Economics, Finance or Statistics 

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