Finance Analyst

Job Summary

Your mission is to manage the funds of the project to ensure optimum utilization and identify areas where the organization can scale back to improve.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

Reporting to

  • Senior Finance Associate¬†

Direct Reports

  • None

Key Responsibilities


  • Analyze actual and projected expenses against direct program costs to predict annual overhead rate for effective management of MCF resources
  • Use trend and Management Budget to develop monthly projections for overhead expenses
  • Develop a monthly projection of both direct and overhead costs for presentation to the MCF stakeholders


  • Maintain Annual Corporate Budget
  • Evaluate investment opportunities and make recommendations by studying money markets and balancing risk and return.
  • Follow the financial performance of the foundation by researching stocks, commodities, futures and bonds
  • Monitor endowments or investment portfolios and suggesting growth potential

Key Relationships:

  • Project Director
  • Senior Project Finance Associate
  • Bankers
  • Auditors
  • Tax consultant
  • Lagos State Inland Revenue Service.
  • Solicitors
  • Other government parastatals e.g ITF

KPIs to measure success:

  • Finance analysis methodology implementation
  • Streamlining and optimization of finance processes
  • Stakeholders satisfaction

Key Skills & Competencies


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or Finance field
  • 3+ year's relevant business analytics experience
  • Excellent knowledge of MS office suite with advanced excel skills
  • Proficient in database management with the low learning curve in adapting to new systems/tools
  • Strong organization, analytical, and coordination skills


  • English language skills are required with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Fast-paced and able to adapt to changing requirements
  • Self-motivated, Driven and a strong teamwork ethic
  • Results-oriented
  • Ability to go the extra mile when required

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NGN 150,000 - 250,000