Lecturer: Investments

Company Milpark Education
Reference # Lec:Ivest2017
Published 06/12/2017
Contract Type Contract
12 Months
Salary Market Related
Location Claremont, Western Cape, South Africa
Introduction
The Role
Would you like to give back and share your investment knowledge with our students, if you are a graduate? If you are employed, are you ready to make a move to the academic arena and enjoy the job fulfilment that it brings? Are you interested in working for an employer that encourages flexible learning solutions and partnerships with the industry?

The general purpose of the lecturer role is to teach and assess students for specific modules that the lecturer is responsible for as the subject matter specialist. The teaching happens mainly via distance education modes using electronic media and online live technologies, and only selectively via learnerships or short-courses with face-to-face class interaction.

Desired Behavioural Competencies
•Excellent oral and written English communication skills
•Proven record of ability to balance strict deadlines with high
attention to detail
•Outstanding analytical skills
•Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment and
team
• Passion for education, continuous professional development and
for students/customer service

Job Functions Academic
Industries Academic,Banking / Finance & Investment,Education
Specification
Would you be excited about the following tasks?
•Track and manage student results (pass rates and throughput
rates) on assigned programmes and modules
•Give input into the review and authoring process of learning and
support material for assigned modules
•Manage the process of setting, reviewing, moderating and
marking assessments (i.e. assignments, online-tests, exams,
online participation etc.) on assigned modules
• Improve and ensure student motivation for assigned
students/programmes and also on a continuous basis as a team
effort for the School
•Expand own expertise through attendance of networking events
and conferences
• Assist in the delivery of special projects for example consulting
to a bank around specific customized training needs
• Recruit, train and performance manage part-time academic staff for assigned modules
• Potentially facilitate on a face-to-face basis or online

Preference will be given to applicants from designated groups, and appointments will be made in line with our EE requirements.

Requirements
Education
•A relevant BCOM Honours/PGD or Masters in the fields of
economics, finance, financial management or investment
management required. Transcripts to be submitted with your CV,
so that there is evidence of completed modules, which specifically
relate to investment management.
• CFA Level 1 highly recommended

Experience
•Industry experience in the investment industry, preferably
investment management recommended
• 1-3 years teaching experience at tertiary level recommended
Job Closing Date 13/12/2017
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