Business Controller needed at Nokia Nigeria

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Job title : Business Controller

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : July 19, 2024

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Job Description
How you will contribute an what you will learn:

  • The role is part of Middle East & Africa business controlling team for Network Infrastructure business group. The selected candidate will be covering few countries in Africa, including Nigeria.
  • Manages, controls and continuously improves the financial performance of the BG for the area of responsibility.
  • Finance representative & business partner from Sales to Delivery
  • Deep understanding of forecast & inputs coming from different stakeholders (Sales/PMs/FPCs)/..) 
  • Accountable/responsible to challenge and complete the forecast for the unit
  • Provides financial strategic insights on Forecasted numbers and advice on innovative business schemes.
  • Performs financial risk management, controlling risks and opportunities in financials.
  • Drives together with RBC and Sales, BG Asset Improvement topics. Receivables / Overdue analysis as part of the Balance Sheet and Cash management
  • Provides financial expertise for customer offers when required for the BG cases, and supports negotiations regarding financial matters, as per License to Deal process. 
  • Responsible for reviewing, preparing & presenting all new won sales cases for the BG to the RRB, and performer or approver of subsequent reviews.
  • Ensures compliance with Nokia accounting principles, internal controls and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) policies, procedures and reporting.
  • Conduct Backlog verifications in order to preserve the accuracy and health of the Order on Hand
  • Close cooperation with NI Sales & NI Delivery Teams on all relevant matters
  • Supports financial planning, reporting and analysis for their respective business organisation, and challenges the organisation in commercial, financial and business performance-related issues.
  • Supports performance tracking focuses execution against strategic and financial objectives
  • Assesses the level of operational and strategic risk within the organisation; proactively mitigates risks and optimises opportunities across organization
  • Develops constructive relationships with executive internal / external stakeholders.


  • 5- to 8 years of extensive relevant experience with relevant eductaion
  • Business & Financial Acumen
  • Strategic Thinking & Analysis
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Financial Leadership
  • Problem Solving
  • Pre-sales support on financial matters
  • Influencing Others
  • Business Insight

What We Offer

  • Nokia offers continuous learning opportunities, well-being programs to support you mentally and physically, opportunities to join and get supported by employee resource groups, mentoring programs and highly diverse teams with an inclusive culture where people thrive and are empowered.

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