Wakanow is Africa’s leading, full-service online travel company. At Wakanow, we understand that everyone likes easy and affordable travel services, so we provide our customers with a one-stop booking portal for Flights, Hotels, Visa Assistance, Holiday Packages, Airport Transfers, an international Travel SIM, a Prepaid Travel Card, a Loyalty program, and much more.

Job Position: Financial Planning and Analysis Manager

Job Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

  1. Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Manager works closely with senior management to increase a company’s efficiency and profitability by assisting with the formulation of both the medium and long-term financial plan.
  2. Working closely with the leadership team to formulate the business’s medium to long term financial and strategic plan
  3. Work with Business Unit heads to build their annual budgets and forecasts
  4. Producing models to project long term growth and determine the impacting business factors
  5. Delivery of competitor analysis, market trends and associated commentary to the Leadership team
  6. Analyzing financial and operational results to better understand company performance
  7. Utilizing BI tools to delivery meaningful insights into business performance
  8. Communicate to senior management the reasons behind the product/department performance and result
  9. Provide detailed analysis and commentary on cost centre results
  10. Reviewing operations and recommending new productivity or cost saving initiatives
  11. Preparing business cases to support new investment, strategic and other business decisions
  12. Reviewing existing processes and procedures to develop recommendations for improvement efforts
  13. Evaluating previous budgets, expenditures to develop and implement future budgets
  14. Communicating results and recommendations to senior management for improvements that will lead to cost reduction, revenue generation and streamlining operations
  15. Provide insights to senior management around financial modelling, forecasts and profitability
  16. Managing a team of Financial and Business Analysts

Job Requirements

  1. First Degree in Accounting, Finance or related fields
  2. Professional Qualifications such FMVA, ACCA, and ACA are all relevant qualifications
  3. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in finance and treasury.

Technical Requirements:

  1. Risk-Taking
  2. Tracking Budget Expenses
  3. Financial Planning and Strategy
  4. Statistical Analysis
  5. Reporting Research Results
  6. Database Design, Strategic Planning
  7. Forecasting
  8. Analyzing Information
  9. Conceptual skills
  10. Financial skills
  11. Presentation skills Visualization.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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