Machineyard.com.ng Current Employment Opportunity

Posted on :

1 Jul, 2019

Category :

Finance Jobs in Nigeria, Management Jobs in Nigeria

Machineyard.com.ng – Our client, a multinational Construction company in Lagos, Nigeria is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
 

Job Title: Financial Planning & Analysis Manager
Job Location
: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • This role requires a commercially focused and detailed oriented individual with a strong analytical mind and ability to identify and strengthen areas of business risks and capitalise on opportunities. He/She should help in forecasting the right numbers and help achieve those.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with FP&A, FBP and Client service leadership and commercial teams
  • Link in with Consolidation teams on closing schedule, accounting services, and consolidated accounts, with focus on numbers making sense
  • Work with Group Controller on compliance and governance
  • Partner with Operational Controller and team (closing cut-off dates, journals, supporting documentation )
  • Internal & External Audits.
  • Lead member of the Country FP&A team, driving management reporting and providing insights into the financials of the business
  • Drive the company profitability and growth by analyzing revenues and costs as well as new initiatives
  • Drive improvements in reporting and forecasting process to achieve operational excellence
  • Preparation and financial planning as part of budget and forecast
  • Performing management reporting and analysis as needed by Global Markets Group / management team
  • Part of defining and follow up of KPIs to reach agreed targets

Qualifications

  • Strong business acumen and analytical skills with a demonstrated ability to gather analyse and present data.
  • A desire to add value and providing a valuable contribution to the wider business.
  • Ability to business partner and communicate with non-finance stakeholders effectively and articulately.
  • A proven track record of building relationships at all levels within the organisation
  • Operations and commercial literacy.
  • Detail and process oriented.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines under pressure.
  • Self-starter with a strong sense of urgency and follow up skills.
  • Degree in Accounting/Finance and MBA is preferable
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA etc.)
  • Minimum of 18 years’ experience in the Finance, Research industry or FMCG, Marketing industry with a matrix organisation structure
  • Experience (preferred or required technical, functional and/or leadership experience)
  • Ability to organise multiple responsibilities and deliver results in an accurate and timely manner while adapting to changes in priorities.
  • Ability to influence and strategically partner with individuals of various educational and technical backgrounds, both inside and outside the organization

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply