Jobberman (Third Party Recruitment)

Finance Business Partner

Accounting, Auditing & Finance

Nigeria - Lagos | Full Time | NGN Confidential


Job Description/Requirements

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Provide analysis and deliver insights that link the financial reports to business strategies to the various business segments. 
  • Initiating change that will ensure the delivery of key operational and financial targets. 
  • To produce regular and ad-hoc financial and non-financial reports to the assigned business and provide explanations of key variances. 
  • Building partnerships and maintaining strong relationships with the leadership of all the business and non-business functions in the bank. 
  • Supporting and influencing key operational and strategic decisions in the business units and the bank. 
  • Provide strategic leadership to and coordinate the activities of other Finance Partners towards ensuring effective partnering of the supported functions in the bank.  
  • Assist the Head, Finance Business Management and Corporate Planning in developing Strategic and Tactical operational models that will improve organizational performance. 
  • Assist the Head, Finance Business Management and Corporate Planning in planning, organizing and coordinating the monthly and  Quarterly performance review sessions of the bank. 
  • Coordinate all Finance Business Partners in driving the bottom-up budget process of the business and non-business functions during the Bank’s annual budget process.  
  • Assist the Head, Finance Business Management and Corporate Planning in coordinating and providing leadership to all members of the department. 
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Head, Finance Business Management and Corporate Planning

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Effective Planning and Coordination of Monthly & Quarterly performance review sessions of the Bank and functions. 
  • Timely rendition of all relevant reports to support the business functions. 
  • A good relationship with business heads and all other members of the assigned units 
  • Completion of budget in line with the bank’s timetable.
  • Effective coordination of other Finance Business Partners and Corporate Planning team members 
  • Effective relief to the Head, Finance Business Management and Corporate Planning

Job Requirements: 

  • First degree with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower (Accounting/ Finance/ Economics and any other relevant finance courses). 
  • Professional qualification in accounting (ACA, ACCA, CPA, CFA ) will be an added advantage
  • A minimum of 8 years relevant experience in Financial Control, MIS and Performance unit in a bank or financial institution.

Key Competency Requirements: 

Knowledge: 

  • Good knowledge of Performance Management techniques 
  • Strong Knowledge of Operations in Nigerian Banks
  • Good knowledge of Planning and control functions
  • Deep knowledge of Financial Projections and trend analytics 
  • Deep understanding of the Bank’s Budget preparation process
  • Knowledge of Micro and Macroeconomics analysis

Skills & Competencies:

  • Conflict management 
  • Interpersonal & Team Building Skills 
  • Presentation & Communication (Oral & Written) 
  • Organization and Co-ordination skills
  • Financial Analytics/interpretation Skills
  • Reporting Skills 
  • Emotional Intelligence 
  • Good attention to details 
  • Time Management Skills

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