Job Vacancy for Senior Finance Consultant - Commissioner of Finance UnderStudy Lagos Nigeria

by Odegua Masade-Mbonu
(Lagos, Nigeria)

This position is working with a reputable finance consultancy based within Lagos as a Senior Finance Consultant.

The right candidate should understand the workings of the Finance functions/responsibilities within a State Government, should be extremely versatile, and must meet the following requirements:

a) 1st Degree from a reputable University

b) Masters degree, a superior advantage (Preferably MBA)

c) ICAN/Chartered/ACCA

d) Extremely articulate and well spoken; able to communicate across different levels

e) At least 8-10 years post-graduate experience – A mix of banking and consulting background

f) In either of the above backgrounds, experience should have a business/marketing , involving dealing with high level clients/stakeholders

g) Very minimal back office/operations experience

h) If the majority of experience is gained within the banking industry, candidate must have attained Assistant Managerial level.

i) Consulting experience should have been garnered at a reputable firm, e.g KPMG, Deloitte, Accenture, PwC, Phillips Consulting etc.

j) Proficiency on Microsoft and accounting packages a must, especially MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. MS Project, a significant advantage.

k) Very well-presented with strong interpersonal skills

l) Should be passably conversant with finance responsibilities/expectations at state government level.

m) Possible relocation, however all relocation expenses will be met including state of the art accommodation and mobility.

n) Age must be between 30 – 40yrs.

o) Explosive remuneration package.

p) Deadline for submission: 4pm, 14 May 2010

q) Interviews to be conducted towards the end of May 2010, if successfully short-listed. Candidate should be looking at a June 1st start date.

CVs and copies of qualifications to be sent to the following address:

Posted May 11 2010

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