Deputy Head, Investment Banking Job At PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria

Deputy Head, Investment Banking

PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria

Deputy Head, Investment Banking Job Vacancy At PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria

A Deputy Head, Investment Banking job vacancy is currently available at PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.


PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria has been operating in Nigeria since 1953 through its predecessor firms of Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse. We’re one of the leading professional services firms in the country with offices in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, over 1000 staff and 31 resident partners.

PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria – Our client is Africa’s premier Investment Bank, providing innovative solutions to the needs of corporations, governments and other financial services organisations.

Reference Number: 130-PEO01202
Location: Nigeria
Department: People & Change Nigeria
Job type: Permanent

Job Summary

  • Oversee the execution of capital market, financial advisory and project and structured finance transactions.
  • Manage all projects involving the team and ensure timely and quality delivery at all times.
  • Support the group head in ensuring the achievement of the team’s budget

Deputy Head, Investment Banking Responsibilities

  • Develop appropriate structures and deal execution strategies for all transactions
  • Quality control on all documents and correspondences going out of the department
  • Ensure compliance and risk management best practice
  • Interface with both regulators and clients to ensure adequate see-through of transactions
  • Manage and sustain team morale and human resource planning
  • Ensure adequate and timely preparation of all periodic reports and interface with relevant departments on those expectations
  • Support the group head in ensuring the achievement of the team’s budget
  • Ensure that the team achieves its strategic objectives as set out by the Board and management
  • Represent the group head at all meetings where the department is expected to be present but for which the group head is not available to attend
  • Perform all other functions as may be delegated by the group head
  • Lead on a variety of transactions in all stages, from initial client pitch to the transaction closing
  • Communicate regulatory, financial information and complex strategic issues in a clear, concise and relevant manner to assist and guide decision-makers in Investment Banking transactions
  • Ensure quality of client deliverables by demonstrating extraordinary attention to detail
Business Leadership:
  • Provide business leads to business origination units.
  • Serve as an internal and external thought leader by participating in key industry conferences, publishing thought pieces in weblogs, being interviewed by journalists and trade journals, and other avenues to generate exposure and build brand
People & Organization Management:
  • Effectively supervise the Investment Banking Group.
  • Guide and manage execution teams on the day-to-day execution of deals
  • Provide leadership, professional development and mentoring for reporting staff


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management or any other related discipline
  • Master’s in Business Administration (MBA)
  • A minimum of 8 years in a related field with at least 4/5 years experience in a similar position, with relevant exposure to Private Banking and Wealth Management
  • Deep awareness and understanding of the financial industry.
Competency and Skill Requirements:
  • Good knowledge of corporate finance, including mergers and acquisitions, and equity and debt capital raising transactions
  • Thorough understanding of capital advisory services and the M&A process, complex debt/equity/distressed restructurings, creating buyer/seller strategies, deal structuring and negotiation
  • Strong understanding of the capital marketplace, including deal multiples, pricing, structure, potential financing sources and buyers, and an ability to develop capital-raising strategies and execute upon those strategies
  • Experience managing investment banking transaction execution teams
  • Strong knowledge of various sectors of the economy, especially Nigerian and African markets
  • Knowledge of and ensuring the Bank’s adherence to global best practices and standards in Investment Banking and related concepts
  • Previous success and proven track record in new business development and closing investment banking transactions (book of business contacts)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across functions and levels of seniority
  • Prior experience in investment banking and/or knowledge of the process and client expectations
  • Good management resource planning and resource coordination skills.
  • Significant client interaction and experience, particularly showing the ability to develop strong and influential client relationships

How To Apply For Deputy Head, Investment Banking  Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Nigeria recruitment portal.
  • Create and verify an account on the portal.
  • Log into your dashboard and fill the online application form accurately.
  • Submit your application and await notification if shortlisted.
  • The application deadline is 2nd November.

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