2 Mar 2016

Full-Time Finance Analyst at a multinational FMCG Company

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Our client is a multinational FMCG Company with major operations in Nigeria. Due to internal expansion; they are looking to hire a Finance Analyst.


Job title: Finance Analyst


Location: Lagos


Job Summary

The Finance Analyst is accountable for the ongoing analysis of all costing elements in the factory, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities.  The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts
    Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
    Update standard costs in the bill of materials
    Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
    Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
    Work with the supply chain to locate and dispose of obsolete inventory
    Help the SC controller to conduct ongoing process constraint analyses
    Report on breakeven points by products.
    Report on margins by product and division
    Report periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
    Analyze capital budgeting requests
    Monitor the posting of spare parts to inventory and expense account
    Prepare the conversion cost report (fixed and variable)
    Monthly overtime analysis.

Required Education, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


  • Sc/HND degree in Accounting with minimum of second class lower degree/upper credit
  • Minimum of 3years working experience in a multinational company;
  • Extensive knowledge about the costing rules and tools applied in the manufacturing area with Management accounting/Business administration background
  • Strong analytical skills, good understanding of processes and workflows.
  • Flexibility
  • Pro-active person with ability to work independently.
  • Good personality and interpersonal skills.




Angel Oluwadamilare                                        angel@hamiltonlloydandassociates.com


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Hamilton Lloyd and Associates


Hamilton Lloyd and Associates is a young and innovative boutique human resources firm, which is focused on offering personalized services to organizations across a diverse range of sectors. The Hamilton Lloyd process involves a deep understanding of the client’s organizational culture, strategic objectives and needs to ensure that a tailor-made solution is proffered. For more information on Hamilton Lloyd and Associates, please visit www.hamiltonlloydandassociates.com.

Job Categories: Financial Jobs and FMCG Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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