o Provide detailed financial analysis and strong support to a startup, $250MM Multimodal Project in Nigeria - Perform financial planning, budgeting, forecasting and analysis, including comparison of financial estimates vs. budgets and related risks and opportunities.
o Drive effective cross P&L engagement, providing up to date progress reports to the Project key stakeholders and nurturing an inclusive atmosphere.
o Work with the IT department in scoping appropriate ERP for the multimodal project , ensuring effective implementation , deployment and stabilization for a multimodal operation
o Lead Toll Gate Review , ensuring tracking and full execution of Toll Gate activities, working along with multiple stakeholders
o Manage GE processes with Global Operations Enterprise Standard Leaders, drive controllership awareness and processes through Operations Team and ensure full compliance.
o Support local supplier qualification efforts
o Perform special analysis as required and recommend solutions to complex business issues.
o Develop estimates and participating in operating plans, forecasts, reviews, reports (GAAP), Growth Playbook (3-year plan) and SII (1-year plan)
o Develop and manage practical , compliant and lean processes, establish financial policies & procedures for the business, as required.
o Participate with counterparts across the world in developing common tools and harmonizing analytics
o Perform internal and external audits and ensure controllership and consistency of accounting process across operations. Support quarterly/yearly closing processes, and manage incidental business planning processes.
o Strong industry knowledge and contacts coupled with knowledge of controllership, accounting, and manufacturing issues
o Strong operational background with ability to link operations to Finance
o Prior experience working within a multi-business Finance organization is an advantage.
o Ability to work under tight deadlines and to prioritize under pressure
o Strategic thinker with the ability to create and execute concrete action plans
o Strong analytical, project management, and organizational skills
o Strong oral and written communication skills
o Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
o Demonstrated Project Management skills, proven ability to manage multiple priorities
o Clear thinker who looks for simplification opportunities in process and communication
o A valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required.
o Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in Nigeria