Latest General Electric Recruitment in Nigeria

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9 Jun, 2011

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Oil & Gas Jobs in Nigeria

DATE: Jun 7, 2011
LOCATION: Lagos, Nigeria
JOB NUMBER: 1393351
BUSINESS SEGMENT: Energy – Oil & Gas

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We are GE. We’re a global infrastructure, finance and media company taking on the world’s toughest challenges. And we are taking the strengths that have made us an industry leader and putting them to work in service of a new era of global business, with a focus on the world and the people we share it with. Through initiatives like ecomagination and healthymagination, we are developing the next generation of products and services to improve the way we use resources, impact our communities and care for each other. Join GE and you’ll discover a career opportunity of incredible diversity – across disciplines and around the globe. No other company invests in the development, training and advancement of its employees the way we do, because we believe it is our innovative thinking that is our strength, and that strength is what enables GE to make a positive impact on tomorrow, today. From jet engines to power generation, financial services to water processing, and medical imaging to turning imaginative ideas into
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CAREER LEVEL: Experienced
FUNCTION SEGMENT: Functional Management
CITY: Lagos

ROLE SUMMARY/PURPOSE: The O&G Nigeria Finance Manager role oversees a team of 10 individuals across multiple sites, with cross functional interaction and internal and external relationships. The individual will be required to lead, and develop a team of professionals and ensure a proper compliance environment throughout the business. One of the key goals is validating the controls and processes to have properly stated financial statements.

Essential Responsibilities: This position will support the entire Nigeria O&Gbusiness which covers all the P&Ls within O&G (Turbomachinery, Global Services, and Drilling and Production) and is within a growing emerging market with dynamic long-term growth with +$1B in potential future orders/projects.

The role requires the individual to demonstrate accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional area of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall businessstrategy.

• Serve as a business partner to the operating team to drive businessinitiatives, growth, and profitability
• Partner with technical/business leaders and staff to drive operating performance and act as champion for cost optimization, productivity,inventory accuracy & utilization, as well as inventory standard settings
• Develop estimates, operating plans, forecasts, reviews, reports (GAAP), Growth Playbook (3-year plan) and SII (1-year plan)
• Develop and establish financial policies & procedures
• Driving receivables management and past due focus
• Perform internal and external audits and ensure controllership and consistency of accounting process across the operations, drive controllership awareness and processes through operations teams and ensures finance compliance
• Drive compliance within the team, and business – examples such as : supporting quarterly compliance review boards, training other functions on key financial policies

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
• At least 7 additional years of experience in a financial position

Desired Characteristics
• Master’s of Business Administration is preferred
• Able to anticipate, identify, and resolve complex financial issues
• Demonstrated team leadership ability.
• Ability to coach, mentor, and develop a professional team
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• PC proficiency
• Established analytical and project management ability
• Demonstrated compliance and integrity values

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