Finance Lead, Vacancy at LifeBank
Posted: 24/Jan/2018

LifeBank is a platform that makes blood available when and where it is needed in Nigeria to save lives. We mobilize blood donations, take inventory of all blood available in the country, and deliver blood in the right condition to the point of need.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Finance Lead
Location: Lagos

Function of the Role
The finance Lead is responsible for maintaining the financial health of the organization.
He or she must manage the financial and accounting services in order to meet regulatory and statutory obligations.
He or she will be tasked with preparing financial statements, maintaining cash controls, preparing the payroll and managing company financial operations including but not limited to accounts receivable and payable.

Key Responsibilities
Help prepare the company budget, and regular cash flow position statements.
Develop financial models, conduct benchmarking and process analysis
Maintain short term cash forecast and develop close understanding of daily and monthly cash flow analysis to aid informed decisions
Establish and maintain supplier accounts and maintain the purchase order system.
Track and determine financial status by analyzing actual results in comparison with forecasts
Gain and update job knowledge to remain informed about novelty in the field.
Drive process improvement and policy development initiatives that impact the function of the company.
Carry out other financial administration tasks as assigned by the CEO.
Assist and oversee the annual Audit
Consolidate and analyze financial data (cash flow, budgets, income statement forecasts etc.) taking into account company’s goals and financial standing
Assemble and summarize data to structure sophisticated reports on financial status and risks.
Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance
Conduct business studies on past, future and comparative performance and develop forecast models
Carry out industry analysis, identify trends, advise company and recommend actions based on sound analysis
Consult with management to guide and influence long term and strategic decision making within the broadest scope
Prepare and present reports to management, board and regulatory agencies as when required
Perform other managerial duties as assigned

Proven 2 years working experience as a Financial Analyst
Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
Hands on experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
Outstanding presentation, reporting and communication skills
Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and diagnosis, corporate finance and information analysis
Well informed in current financial subjects, tax laws, money market and business environment
BSc in Finance, Economics or related field

Personal Attributes:
Have a deep desire to work in the start up industry
Technology industry awareness
Highly organized and detailed
Analytical mind
High level of integrity and honesty
Very tech savvy and knowledgeable of current trends

Work Environment:
Work in the office
Work with computers
Will be required to write reports
Would be required to handle cash
Might be required to work overtime, on weekends and travel as required

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidate should send their CV's and necessary documents to:

Category: Banking Jobs

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