Our core values are the foundation of our corporate culture. They define and shape our identity, underlie our decisions, and guide us in carrying out our work and honoring our commitments. At Ekuity Capital, we seek to attract and retain the best talent. We therefore strive to offer our employees stimulating and motivating career opportunities as well as formal training and development programs. Through these experiences, we help enhance their knowledge and further develop their skills.
We are seeking to hire a highly motivated Junior Financial Controller for our finance department. Ideally, the candidate will have experience in handling a wide range of financial tasks with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality.
Assist in the development of annual budgets and financial forecasts of the company & its affiliates.
Carry out periodic analysis and monitoring of budgets; identify & report variances.
Provide support in developing and implementing financial control systems.
Assist in improving efficiencies and reducing costs across the business.
Carry out budget control or purchases and procurement.
Assist with the management and monitoring of project budgets.
Carry out periodic financial analysis of projects.
Collect data and prepare dashboards and reporting tools.
Assist in the preparation of financial statements of the different entities.
Coordinate and provide assistance for the audit process.
Conduct periodical and annual fixed assets inventories.
Bachelor or Master’s degree in accounting, finance or related field from a leading university.
3+ years of experience in finance, accounting or financial control.
Experience in the construction & real estate sector is preferable.
Strong knowledge financial control and cost accounting principles.
Good knowledge of Tunisian GAAP.
Proficient use of reporting tools; knowledge of business intelligence tool would be an advantage.
Excellent communication (both written and oral), presentation and interpersonal skills.
Excellent organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills. Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining deadlines.
Excellent levels of French and Arabic, good level of English.
Excellent command of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word, Power BI).
Demonstrated autonomy and ability to take initiatives.
Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment and across all levels of the organization.
We are seeking to hire a highly motivated Strategy & Operations Manager to join our investment department. The incumbent shall drive value creation of Ekuity Capital’s investment opportunities and portfolio companies by working in close partnership with management teams assisting them with strategic and operational initiatives, improving their competitive positioning and driving measurable performance improvement.
Work with and support the deal team in the evaluation, due diligence, and negotiation of Ekuity Capital’s investment opportunities.
Perform strategic, commercial, and operational due diligence of Ekuity Capital’s investment opportunities (could be assisted by industry and/or functional experts).
Challenge the development plans prepared by the management teams of Ekuity Capital’s investment opportunities.
Provide advice on how to improve, innovate, and enhance the productivity of Ekuity Capital’s investment opportunities.
Assist the deal team in drafting, negotiating and monitoring the execution of the 100 days plan and the Value Creation Plan.
Build effective and trusting relationships with portfolio CEOs and management teams to achieve value creation objectives. Act as a catalyst for change, a coach and partner.
Assist portfolio management teams in establishing strategy, business development initiatives and growth objectives.
Help portfolio management teams assess and capitalize on business opportunities & strengths.
Oversee & manage in collaboration with portfolio management teams strategic & operational excellence initiatives and transformation projects in areas such as: performance improvement, business process reengineering and back-office transformations, cost-optimization, IT/digitization transformations, cultural changes etc.
Provide the deal team with ongoing project KPIs, reporting and updates.
Master’s degree in management, business administration, finance, engineering, or related field from a leading university.
10+ years of relevant experience in strategy & management consulting, operational management, project management and/or change management.
Multi-sector and multi-functional knowledge and experience.
Good knowledge of the Tunisian economic and business environment.
Strong background in strategic thinking, organizational design, project management/project delivery & operational excellence.
Excellent management, communication & interpersonal skills with a strong entrepreneurial mindset and a hands-on approach.
Must have strong emotional intelligence and ability to influence, motivate others and bring teams together around common objectives.
Good balance between a structured detailed approach and flexibility & ability to adapt to change.
Excellent analytical & problem-solving capabilities, good financial acumen, and a capacity for synthesis.
Excellent communication & presentation (both written and oral), in English Arabic & French.
Excellent organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills. Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects/transactions simultaneously while maintaining deadlines.