Chief Investment Officer Job At Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO)

Chief Investment Officer

Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO)

Chief Investment Officer Job Vacancy At Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO)

A Chief Investment Officer job vacancy is currently available at Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO). Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals.


Guaranty Trust Bank plc is a foremost Nigerian financial institution with vast business outlays spanning Anglophone/Francophone, West Africa, East Africa and the United Kingdom.

Job Description

  • Develop and execute investment-related strategies and procedures necessary for optimal investment performance and operations, including providing recommendations for changes in the asset allocation, investment managers, and rebalancing and portfolio transitions
  • Oversee overall fund performance, manager reviews, and reporting requirements that uphold the fiscal security of the organization
  • Understand, manage, and monitor the organization’s portfolio of assets
  • Oversee due diligence and analysis of investment opportunities, companies, industries, and markets
  • Adjust the investment portfolio to balance the liquidity, return on investment, and risk goals
  • Create an efficient and effective investment process
  • Support business development – prepare, present, and communicate fund performance to corporates and potential clients
  • Lead the investment staff and advisors in implementing investment policies to achieve investment goals.
  • Analyze economic, financial, and market trends and identify the recommendations to address such issues.
  • Participate and maintain relationships with other institutional investors, investment managers, and advisors to stay abreast of best practices affecting the public pension fund sector.

Overall Responsibility

  • The Chief Investment Officer is responsible for setting the investment style and strategy for the organization’s investments.
  • S/he oversees the sourcing, managing, and monitoring of investments, and ensures policies and procedures are in place to embed appropriate strategy.
  • The CIO will be adept at working with the regulators as well as with industry peers that are portfolio managers, analysts, and investors.
  • S/he will ensure the strict monitoring of compliance and enterprise risks associated with investment activities.

Skills Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial Sciences, Accounting, Banking/Finance, or other business-related fields
  • A Master’s Degree and/or MBA will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience of which 8 years have been in financial services (preferably a PFA) and 4 years in senior management
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment.

Attribute to Success in the Role:

  • Knowledge of actuarial concepts and how they apply to pension funding and asset allocation decisions.
  • Extensive knowledge of statistical concepts, methods, and models, and their application to investments
  • Be able to see the big picture, make thoughtful trade-offs and focus on what matters.
  • Effectively break down complex data & analysis for a non-technical audience.
  • Extensive Corporate Services management experience.
  • Significant industry experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of diverse business functions and principles.

How To Apply For Chief Investment Officer Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO) recruitment portal.
  • Complete the online application link and submit it.
  • The application deadline is 30th June 2022.

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