Associate – Abidjan


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December 12, 2018

Associate - Abidjan

  • Financial advisory
  • Abidjan
  • Full Time


As an Associate at SouthBridge, you will be at the core of our coverage and transaction teams.

You will be joining a group that will challenge you and invest in your professional development.

The Associate will work directly in Abidjan with our directors.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Preparing and delivering client presentations.
  • Drafting marketing materials and participating in due diligence.
  • Work on several projects simultaneously with lean deal teams.
  • Collaborating to develop and execute solutions to meet client needs.
  • Supervise less experienced staff (analysts and interns).


We look for exceptional people.

Applicants should have the following qualifications:

  • strong analytical and numerical skills
  • passionate about M&A, capital markets and corporate strategy
  • fond of Africa and emerging markets
  • entrepreneurial culture
  • outstanding academic background from an African or international tier-one institution (preferably a Master degree in finance or any related subject)
  • excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • strong client-oriented mindset
  • at least 3 years of professional experience in investment banking, strategy consulting or transaction services.
  • fluent in French and English

In addition, you should enjoy working in a team setting, be committed to excellence and willing to consistently maintain high professional standards.

Joining Southbridge

We have a team of 30 professionals located in Abidjan, Kigali and Paris willing to support the next African champions.

Joining SouthBridge, you will work with a pool of multicultural talents who wish to make a difference and are committed to contribute their best, through their personality, values and academic background.

Join us.

Grow together.

Application procedures

Resume and cover letter in English.