Job title : Financial Performance & Analysis Manager
Job Location : Lagos
Deadline : October 19, 2023
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- The Financial Performance and analysis Manager will play a crucial role in driving the company’s financial performance through comprehensive analysis, reporting, and strategic insights.
- This role requires a combination of financial expertise, analytical prowess, and effective communication skills to provide actionable recommendations to senior management.
- The successful candidate will lead a team responsible for financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, and performance analysis.
FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Prepares periodic financial statements required for external reporting.
- Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with NAICOM, IFRS, SEC and GAAP reporting regulations and guidelines.
- Consolidates entries and accounts to be utilized in financial statements
- Prepares internal reports as required. Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy.
- Ensures smooth external audit processes.
- Maintains accuracy in all asset files, and balance sheets and provides support to all work papers and bank accounts.
- Manages schedules for all filing deadlines, assists in closing all procedures and ensures compliance with procedural and reporting standards.
- Participates in various educational opportunities, attends various conferences and updates knowledge efficiently.
- Troubleshoots on all financial reports, completes audits and identifies trends to determine improvement plans.
- Provides assistance to manage all ad hoc projects and assists management on all accounting activities.
- Performs systems reconciliations .
- Organised with attention to detail and ability to multitask.
- Autonomous work habits with demonstrated ability to make process improvements.
- Strong computer skills (Excel, Power points etc.)
- Strong analytical skills.
- A good knowledge of IFRS, NAICOM guidelines and SEC rules and regulations is required combined with the ability to research and give opinions on complex accounting issues.
- Strong understanding of industry trends, market dynamics, and regulatory changes
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or related field; Master’s degree or professional certification (ACCA, CFA, CPA, etc.)
- Minimum of 7 years experience in financial analysis, performance management, or related roles, with at least 2 years in a supervisory or managerial capacity
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
- Proven expertise in financial modelling, budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis.
- Strong proficiency in financial software, Excel, and data visualization tools.
- Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills.
- Effective communication and presentation abilities, with the capacity to convey complex financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders.
- Ability to lead and develop a team, fostering a collaborative and growth-oriented environment.
- Attention to detail, accuracy, and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
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