Associate, Corporate Finance at Babban Gona

    Lagos State
    Posted 7 months ago

    Key Responsibilities

    • Develop schedule for investment transactions and analyze efficiency, trends, revenues and financial commitment to project future revenues and expenses.
    • Manage and organize operational data to determine costs of operations and establish standard costs.
    • Provide creative solutions to reduce costs and improve financial performance
    • Conduct financial processes and procedures, prepare reports and supporting documents and provide regular updates to Finance Team.
    • Consult with the Corporate Finance team to guide and influence long term strategic thinking.
    • Review monthly expenses to ensure that expenses are booked correctly and work with the finance team to make any necessary reclassification.
    • Demonstrate appropriate understanding / working knowledge of accounting principles and internal controls, and apply them.
    • Advise on how to meet targets and create investment capital; and generate finance from shares and loans.
    • Gather, analyse and interpret complicated numerical information.
    • Assess and predict financial risks and returns; use financial modelling to predict outcomes.
    • Negotiate and structure financial details; provide investment advice, tactics and recommendations
    • Assist in preparation and analysis of annual budgets and long range plans.
    • Prepare consolidated forecasts and analyze trends in revenue, expense, capital expenditures and other related areas.
    • Conduct complex business analysis including ROI, NPV and IRR, making recommendations to management on new products, features, pricing, marketing promotions, based on historical financial data.
    • Research, analyze and synthesize data from multiple sources into business information as directed and by self-identification of business information needs.
    • Work with management and business units to determine strategic objectives and identify opportunities to meet these goals.
    • Prepare financial and business-related analysis and research in such areas as financial and expense performance, rate of return, depreciation, working capital, and investments.
    • Assist with compilation and analysis of consolidated budgets and long range plans.

    Reporting Line

    • This position reports to Principal, Corporate Finance.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Banking, Business or Economics (Master’s degree in finance and/or MBA preferred)
    • Profound know-how in advanced financial analysis and investment banking
    • Leadership experience in financial analysis coupled with relevant accounting experience.
    • Proficient in Excel Spreadsheets, MS Office and Financial Software applications.
    • Bear strong analytical skills.
    • Strong financial analysis skills and quantitative analysis planning
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as technology and Learning organization.
    • Excellent communication skills: Fluent oral and written English.

    Start Up Environment:

    • Thrives in a fast paced, start-up environment with dynamic business priorities.

    Unlocking Potential of Team Members:

    • Extensive experience and passion for coaching/ mentoring a team.

    Detailed Orientation and Managing Complexity:

    • Extensive experience leading a complex organization and passion for getting into details to identify root cause of issues and create innovative solutions.


    • Competitive salary
    • Health Insurance
    • Pension
    • Performance Bonus
    • Annual paid vacation
    • Group Life Insurance.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Babban Gona on to apply

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