DBSA Vacancies Near Me 2022 – Principal Syndication Officer

Website Development Bank of Southern Africa


The Principal Syndication Officer is responsible for formulating and executing the strategic objectives of the division in collaboration with the Group Executive: Coverage whilst being accountable for deal origination, building and owning client relationships and partnerships and arranging financing for projects and distribution opportunities for the DBSA.


  • Manage relationships with local/international bank and non-bank financial institutions, particularly institutional debt and/or equity syndication and distributions desks.
  • Coordinate syndicate participants in all transactions where DBSA is appointed Mandated Lead Arranger (MLA) (or co-MLA).
  • Develop and periodically update debt and equity investor as well as preferred transferee databases.
  • Collaborate with other DBSA Divisions and/or Business Units, as appropriate, to develop indicative pricing and issue internal and investor transaction price guidance.
  • Collaborate with other DBSA Divisions and/or Business Units to develop and periodically update the debt and equity instruments pricing tool to cater for syndication and distribution of debt and equity instruments.
  • Collaborate with other DBSA Divisions and/or Business Units in executing primary and secondary debt and/or equity instrument syndications and distributions, respectively.


  • Successful track record in leading project teams with high level stakeholders and qualified professionals.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the complex financial and regulatory environments across Africa.
  • In depth knowledge and understanding of the infrastructure market, financial markets and the macro landscape.
  • Strong networks and relations with clients, global and regional private investors and banks in order to identify and source viable projects/investments.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, Accounting, Engineering or Economics.
  • A minimum of 10 years of broad financial markets experience including, but not restricted to; appraising, negotiating and closing Project Finance, Corporate Finance or Structured Finance transactions or acting in a debt and/or equity instrument sales and distribution role in a financial institution.
  • Experience in leading, initiating and developing new business strategies and opportunities to create a pipeline of development impact projects ensuring deal flow and bankability.


  • Company: Development Bank of Southern Africa
    Vacancy Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Application Deadline: SEE APPLICATION PAGE 

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