Job Opportunity at Financial Analyst 5 At Oracle in Nigeria 2013

Short description:

In the role of a Global Finance Business Partner you will be part of the Nigerian Management Team and will ensure finance support to Sales Leaders across all Lines of Business.
You will provide financial analysis during budgeting, planning & forecasting to facilitate decision making and future business strategies and will take co-responsibility for business decisions.

Your focus will remain on Finance activities in Nigeria and other Oracle offices in West Africa.

Tasks as a Finance Business partner

Business finance support to local and cluster Business Leaders in all financial aspects

Ongoing Business Planning & Execution

Market expansion & ROI analysis

Coordinate and consolidate preparation of annual budgets for your countries

Tracking and review of investment implementations

Analyzing and evaluating  business performance

Identification of cost drivers and implementation of efficient structures

Provide Ad-hoc analysis for Business decisions

Tracking of deals and projects to ensure sustainable revenue generation

Coordination with Shared Service Centers for sufficient Credit Lines

Ongoing contacts with customers and business partners to ensure in-time payments

Interface to other functions and Shared Service Centers  to mitigate risk and ensure compliance

Coordinate with other GBF partners in other LOBs.

High focus on external and internal customers

Representation of Oracle and Finance in C-Level discussions
Presentation of Oracle’s world class finance processes and finance tools to customers
Skills required


You have gained experiences as a Finance Director or Senior Finance Controller in an International company and you have a high reputation within the Nigerian Finance community.

In addition you require:

Fluent English needed

Excellent analytical and financial skills

MBA or equivalent University degree

Qualified Accountant
10+ years experience in Controlling/Finance function

Vast computer knowledge

High level skills with Excel & Powerpoint required

High communication skills
Be a good and innovative Team-player

Brief Description

Financial support to business areas through financial analysis, budgeting, planning & forecasting; to facilitate decision making and future business strategies.

Detailed Description

As a member of Oracle*s finance organization, you will be responsible for providing all aspects of financial support for planning and control. Assist in consolidation and reporting of financial results; preparation of annual budget. Gather, model, analyze, prepare, and summarize information for financial plans, operating forecasts, trended future specifications, etc.; on a weekly, monthly, or quarterly basis. Prepares recommendations based on analyzes. May perform revenue and expense analysis, headcount and headcount driven expense analysis at cost center level, tracking of product and product line revenue, reconciliation of accounts receivable, variance analysis and ad-hoc analysis as needed. You may participate in cross functional programs and projects.

Job Requirements

Acknowledged authority within the Corporation.  Acts as a leader of large-scale company initiatives.  Viewed by peers as a leader and top contributor and by line management as a key business partner.  Strong Microsoft Office skills and proficiency in Oracle Financials. Strong analysis and research skills. Ability to partner across functions. 10 plus years relevant work experience. BS/BA in Accounting/Finance preferred. CPA/MBA desired.

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  • IT, Telecomm and Tech Today jobs
  • Course of Study
  • Minimum Qualification
  • Experience
  • 0 year(s)
  • Location
  • ,Lagos

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