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Investor Relations Officer (contract role)

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A Leading exchange is seeking an Investor Relations Officer for a period of 4 months. The successful incumbent will be responsible for providing investors and key stakeholders with an understanding and accurate assessment of the corporate strategy, financial targets and overall performance, to enable to determine a fair valuation of the company in order to make informed investment decisions.


  • Apply cost effectiveness principles in planning and delivery to contribute to achievement of divisional financial targets Formalise, plan, negotiate and manage divisional budget (R 6 million) to ensure cost effective delivery of all divisional objectives
  • Ensure alignment with the Company strategies and key regulations, to prevent reputational risk for the organisation by planning departmental and project timelines, 6 months in advance.
  • Deliver punctual departmental and company objectives and project deadlines through strict adherence to internal company requirements, Companies Act and various other regulations and policies which get signed off by executive and board members
  • Understand the competitive environment so as to provide a fair position of the organisation to investors on strategic and financial information to ensure deliverables are met
  • Interpret investor and stakeholder feedback and information so as to compile monthly reports for executive meetings and quarterly reports to the board to make recommendations to improve company strategies and regulations
  • Balance short term investor expectations through various  communication channels, so as to link to the organisations long term strategies, regulations and compliance
  • Develop and demonstrate a thorough understanding of the company strategies and regulations by ensuring timeous and correct communication to investors, so as to prevent reputational risk and enhance the organisation standing
  • Build strategic, industry and global networks through utilising all available communication channels, attending and hosting meetings, conferences and training interventions
  • Build relationships with company investors by regularly communicating the financial standing of the organisation and its strategies to them,  so as  to  build confidence  in existing and potential investors of the company through various communication channels
  • Maintain the credibility of the organisation and ensure efficient delivery of its objectives by regularly  informing the stakeholders and investors of any changes to its deliverables and strategy
  • Build trust with investors and stakeholders by keeping up to date with the organisation financial strategy , regulations and corporate governance and fully understanding it Engage regularly with stakeholders and investors by hosting national and international road shows, inviting them to conferences and  investor meetings, so as to build sustainable relationships
  • Analyse, research, develop and implement improvement/innovative ideas and value adding solutions contibuting to divisional and corporate results


  • Communications Degree, B.Com Honours Degree in Economics or Finance
  • Preferable Masters in Economics or Finance 
  • 3- 5 years' expereince in an investor relations position at a senior level

Position Type

Contract < 6 months

Work Level



Market Related


Banking/Finance And Investment

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Basic Salary

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