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First Bank of Nigeria Limited

First Bank of Nigeria Limited Recruitment is to fill the position below:

Job Title: Analyst, Corporate Finance and Capital Optimization
Job Identification: 786
Location: Lagos
Job Schedule: Full time

Job Objective(s)

  • Assist in  executing the corporate finance activities of First Bank Group, including mergers & acquisition, capital optimization and investment management.
  • Assist in the coordination of the credit ratings process of the group to ensure the Group’s credit rating is achieved and maintained.


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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Promote policies, processes, and guidelines to enhance corporate finance, capital management, ratings and investment activities of FirstBank Group.
  • Assist in coordinating all Corporate finance activities for the Bank and subsidiaries, which includes Mergers and Acquisition, Divestment, Capital Raising, restructurings, equity and debt financing
  • Assist in selection and shortlisting of transaction and legal advisers for necessary corporate finance transactions.
  • Assist in preparing financial models and work with Transaction Advisers in this regard to predict outcomes and make sound decisions.
  • Assist in negotiating, structuring and monitoring transaction workplans and ensure all target deadlines are met.
  • Assist in contributing to competitive bid proposals and formal presentations and other documents.
  • Assist in liaising with all parties, both internal and external, involved in transactions and assist with negotiations..
  • Assist to ensure the successful completion of transactions within stipulated deadlines.
  • Assist in preparing Request for Proposals (RFPs) for Advisors for Corporate Finance transactions.
  • Assist in preparing competitive bid proposals and formal presentations and other documents.
  • Assist in preparing Information memorandum, Valuation report and Investor presentations.
  • Assist in monitoring Due Diligence (DD) process conducted by the Adviser and assisted by relevant subsidiaries as applicable, providing regular update to management on the process.
  • Assist in relevant Regulatory and internal approvals to ensure closure of corporate finance transaction.
  • Assist in the end-to-end management of capital across all group entities, including ICAAP.
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with the Group Capital Management Framework.
  • Assist in executing capital raising of all forms, including Tier I and Tier II.
  • Asist in the Bank’s credit rating process to achieve set target credit rating.
  • Track performance of corporate finance activities post acquisition to quantify value accretion gained.
  • Carry out any assigned roles as mandated by the HOD or HOU..


  • First Degree in Accounting, Economics or related discipline
  • Strong preference for postgraduate degree or other professional qualification


  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in corporate finance, investment banking and capital management in Financial Services or related industry
  • 2+ years of proven track record in Financial Analysis, Financial accounting and reporting.


Application Closing Date
25th August, 2023.

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How To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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