Business Development and Administration Interns at Cytonn Investment

Job Description

Description



Cytonn Investments is an investments and real estate company, with offices in Nairobi – Kenya and DC Metro area – U.S. We are primarily focused on offering alternative investment solutions to global institutional investors, individual high net-worth investors, local institutional investors and diaspora investors interested in the East-African region. Our alternative investments solutions are based on four main products: real estate, structured solutions, private equity and advisory. Most of the investment opportunities in Sub Saharan Africa are not in the listed markets, hence our focus on alternative investments to find uncommon value and returns for our clients.


Cytonn Real Estate, where we currently have over Kshs. 82 billion (USD 820 mn) of projects under mandate across ten projects. In private equity, we invest in banking, FinTech, and hospitality.

To manage its rapid growth, the company is looking for highly motivated, dynamic, hardworking and self-driven team players to join the team in our Business Development and Administration Department.The position will afford the individuals a unique opportunity to participate in both a strong incentive structure and a clear path to a fulfilling career in Business Development and Administration.

Responsibilities

Department administration

Develop and enhance internal systems for communication within the department

Drive efficiency in all departments by spearheading automation processes

Provide quantitatively driven reports on the success of promotional campaigns

Maintain company database of projects, proposals, consultants and partners.

Conduct client satisfaction analysis on product on behalf of the respective department

Assist with general queries and requests from client, consultants and internal groups

Develop, maintain and ensure compliance with all policies and procedures

Ensure information relevant to the business development process is available and shared efficiently and effectively within the company

Smooth running of events (programme, invitation and thank you notes, speakers preparation, review write ups towards the event if any)

Recommend new products or improvement through online research and client engagement sessions

Any other duties as shall be assigned from time to time


Requirements

Must have achieved at least a B+ or equivalent in high school

An undergraduate degree with a minimum 2nd Class, Upper Division

Demonstrated attention to detail, accuracy, and ability to follow data entry/department standards

Keen organization and problem solving skills, which support and enable sound decision making

Excellent communication and relationship building skills

Ability to carry out assigned tasks to completion with minimal directions

Keen organization and problem solving skills, which support and enable sound decision making


Learning Opportunities

The position will afford the individual a unique opportunity to participate in both a strong incentive structure and a clear path to a fulfilling career in Business Development and Administration.