Our client,an energy company based in Lagos Nigeria that is positioned to be to be a prime owner and developer of Nigeria’s domestic energy infrastructure seeks to employ a corporate finance manager.
The Finance Manager assists in financial strategy development and execution, capital raising and balance sheet management at the company.
Working with the lead financial director / CFO, she / he is responsible for ensuring the integration of both operational and financial measures aimed at efficiency, growth and profitability of the business in the long term.
The position has charge of day to day finance transactions and helps to ensure effective treasury, and balance sheet management, and that liquidity positions are maintained.
Budgeting, financial performance monitoring and reporting are also key responsibilities of the function. From time to time as required, the FA will also assist in certain financial accounting functions as the case may dictate.
SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES
Ensure integration of the Company’s communicated strategic plan with its financial management strategies and in so doing regularly interfaces with project companies within the group to determine areas of mutual collaboration towards the achievement of group financial and business objectives.
Help develop and articulate a comprehensive financial model for the company and its various projects.Convert the articulated long term business strategy of the company into integrated financial forecasts.
Support the CFO / lead financial director in evaluating all the various projects risk / return metrics and resolution of attendant issues.
Manage the budgetary process to ensure all budgets adequately reflect periodic resource requirements and revenue estimates for the business : co-ordinate the periodic financial performance monitoring activities of the Company.
Liaise with internal stakeholders and external financing parties, as maybe required, to ensure the business remains adequately funded in terms of debt, equity and working capital requirements.
Assist in the companys outreach activities to ensure valuable and effective financial alliances are forged that facilitate the company’s business expansion over time.
Assist in the formulation and execution of the company’s investment decision making and financial management to enhance business growth and operating efficiency.
Work with lead financial director / CFO to set appropriate financial targets, and maintain an effective financial management framework covering treasury, tax planning, financial control and management information systems (MIS) processes.
Help in sourcing external debt and equity financing required to support the long-term growth and stability of the company and its projects.
Assist the accounting team as may be required from time to time to develop and implement effective finance and accounting systems, processes, procedures and policies which provide effective controls in the utilization of capital and assets.
Assist the accounting / treasury team as may be required from time to time, with determining and interpreting the company’s assets and liabilities position, company’s cost of funds and product / service pricing requirements;
banking transactions and daily financial operations.
Assist in the preparation and dispatch of periodic statutory reports to regulatory authorities as required
Finance & Investment Management
Assets and Liabilities Management
Oral & Written Communication
PC Utilization especially, use of Microsoft Office Suites
knowledge of power and energy sector’s GSAA, GTA, PPA & accounting systems would be an added advantage.
Finance & Investment Management Project Finance Taxation Assets and Liabilities Management Oral & Written Communication PC Utilization especially, use of Microsoft Office Suites Presentation Business writing Proposals Modeling knowledge of power and energy sector’s GSAA, GTA, PPA & accounting systems would be an added advantage.