Capital Raising Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Farm Select Limited

Job Advertisement: Experienced Capital Raise Specialist

Position Title: Capital Raise Specialist

Company: Farm Select

Location: [Lusaka, Zambia]

About Farm Select:
Farm Select is a dynamic and innovative company dedicated to revolutionizing the agricultural sector. We focus on sustainable farming practices and cutting-edge technologies to enhance productivity and environmental stewardship. As we continue to expand, we are seeking an experienced Capital Raise Specialist to join our team and drive our growth through strategic fundraising efforts.

Position Overview:
We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated Capital Raise Specialist to spearhead our fundraising initiatives. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in capital raising, a deep understanding of the investment landscape, and a passion for sustainable agriculture. This role is critical to our growth strategy, requiring someone who can effectively communicate our vision and secure the necessary funds to fuel our ambitious projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive capital raising strategy to support Farm Select’s expansion plans.
  • Identify, engage, and build relationships with potential investors, including venture capitalists, private equity firms, and other financial institutions.
  • Prepare and deliver compelling presentations, proposals, and investment materials.
  • Conduct thorough market research to identify new funding opportunities and stay abreast of industry trends.
  • Manage the end-to-end fundraising process, including due diligence, negotiations, and closing deals.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to align fundraising efforts with company goals and ensure cohesive communication.
  • Provide regular updates to senior management on fundraising progress and financial strategy.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, Economics, or a related field. An MBA or equivalent advanced degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of [5] years of experience in capital raising, investment banking, or a related financial field.
  • Demonstrated success in securing significant funding from diverse sources.
  • Strong network of contacts within the investment community.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Deep understanding of financial modeling, valuation, and due diligence processes.
  • Passion for sustainable agriculture and alignment with Farm Select’s mission.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and performance-based incentives.
  • Opportunity to work with a forward-thinking team in a rapidly growing industry.
  • Professional development and growth opportunities.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume, cover letter, and any relevant portfolio materials to [[email protected]] with the subject line “Capital Raise Specialist.” Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so early submission is encouraged.

Application Deadline: [12 July 2024]

Farm Select is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Join us at Farm Select and be a part of shaping the future of sustainable agriculture!


* Legitimate employers do not ask for payment. Find out more at safe job search tips.