Financial Analyst (Mid-Level)

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Job Title: Financial Analyst

Location: Victoria Island, Lagos

 

Job Description

As a Financial Analyst, you will be responsible for analyzing financial data, preparing reports, and providing insights to support strategic decision-making within the organization. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure accurate financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and analysis. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical skills, a solid understanding of financial principles, and the ability to communicate complex financial information effectively.

 

Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Analyze financial data, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements, to identify trends, opportunities, and risks.
  • Prepare regular financial reports and presentations for senior management and stakeholders, highlighting key insights and recommendations.
  • Assist in the development of financial models and scenarios to support budgeting, forecasting, and strategic planning processes.
  • Conduct variance analysis to assess financial performance against budget and forecast targets, providing actionable recommendations for improvement.
  • Collaborate with business units to gather financial information and provide support for specific projects or initiatives.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets, quarterly forecasts, and long-term financial plans.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) and financial metrics to track progress towards strategic objectives and financial goals.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards, regulations, and internal policies in all financial activities.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, economic developments, and best practices in financial analysis.

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a related field. (Master’s degree or professional certification such as CFA, CPA, or ACCA is a plus)
  • 3-5 years of experience in financial analysis, accounting, or a related field, preferably in a corporate environment.
  • Strong proficiency in financial modeling, data analysis, and Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret complex financial data and draw actionable insights.
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy in financial reporting and analysis.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Experience with financial software and ERP systems is desirable.
  • Knowledge of GAAP and financial reporting standards.
  • Must demonstrate a high degree of professionalism, integrity, and confidentiality.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage.
  • Retirement savings plan with employer contribution.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment with a focus on employee well-being.

 

How To Apply

If you meet the above requirements and are eager to take on this challenging and rewarding role as a Mid-Level Financial Analyst, please submit your resume/CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position to ayok@mophethgroup.com

Application Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Don’t miss this opportunity to advance your career with us! Apply now!

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