Chief Investment Officer – CIO

Phillips Consulting

Our client is a leading business development and investment holding company for the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), based in the Capital City – Abuja, Nigeria. 

The Chief Investment Officer (CIO) is the executive responsible for managing the organization’s investment portfolios. The CIO oversees a team of professionals who have responsibilities such as managing and monitoring investment activity, managing pension funds, working with external analysts, and maintaining good investor relations. They also develop short-term and long-term investment policies. 


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in business administration, economics, or finance complemented by a master’s degree (a plus) with an emphasis on finance, or economics
  • A CFA would also be preferable or over 15 years of work experience in a leading institution.
  • Proven experience as CIO or similar managerial role as a private investor, opportunity fund, pension fund advisor or investment banker.
  • Solid understanding and experience in data analysis, and investment acumen
  • Should have proven experience in managing people, programs, and processes. A successful track record of locating, structuring, financing, and managing. A very strong proficiency in fixed income and equity investments (e.g., stock and bond portfolio management).
  • Strong knowledge of return generation strategies
  • Strong knowledge of all asset classes
  • Strong knowledge of various investment products
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects
  • Ability to lead large teams

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