TalentSquare (RC 1453480), we help to find, grow and keep the remarkable assemblage of talent who are potential leaders in various fields as well as emerging specializations. We are champions of great organization culture and values, partnering with key business owners or hiring managers to help them build their organizations. Whether consulting for clients on how to build their teams, recruiting the right people, managing talents or developing programs for them, we are exceptionally focused on putting people (talent) first, and being as clear and transparent as possible to help our client’s understand how people are important to their business performance.

Job Position: Financial Analyst

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos

Job Description

  • The Financial Analyst will play a pivotal role in shaping the company’s financial landscape, blending financial acumen, investment knowledge, and fundraising expertise to support ambitious growth plans.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Develop and execute innovative fundraising strategies for expansion projects.
  2. Cultivate relationships with investors, banks, and financial institutions.
  3. Prepare robust financial models and projections to drive investment decisions.
  4. Conduct comprehensive market and financial analyses for strategic financial planning.
  5. Oversee mergers and acquisitions processes, where applicable.
  6. Implement financial policies optimizing performance and ensuring regulatory compliance.
  7. Monitor financial markets, identifying potential funding opportunities.
  8. Collaborate with senior management to align financial strategies with business objectives.
  9. Present financial reports and investment proposals to stakeholders and potential investors.
  10. Negotiate terms and conditions of financial agreements.
  11. Ensure compliance with financial regulations and standards.

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Administration, or related field.
  2. Professional qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, CFA, CPA, or similar are highly advantageous.
  3. Minimum of 5 years of finance experience, with a focus on fundraising and financial analysis.
  4. Proven track record in raising funds, managing investor relations, and financial planning.
  5. Strong understanding of financial markets, investment strategies, and fundraising mechanisms.
  6. Excellent analytical, quantitative, and financial modeling skills.
  7. Proficiency in financial software and advanced Excel skills.

Personal Attributes:

  1. Strategic thinker with excellent problem-solving abilities.
  2. Strong negotiation and communication skills for engaging stakeholders at all levels.
  3. Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy.
  4. Proactive in identifying and capitalizing on funding opportunities.
  5. Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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