Nielsen Company is recruiting for fulltime Senior Executive, Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst.
Nielsen Company is a global leader in measurement and information and we believe in providing our clients with a precise understanding of the consumer. We give insights into what consumers buy and watch to a multitude of our clients including Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Google, Diageo, Coca Cola and others.
We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:
Ref No: 36420 Location: Lagos, NG Job Type: Regular Reporting to: FP& A Lead, Africa & Middle East
This role requires a commercially focused and detailed oriented individual with a strong analytical mind and ability to identify and strengthen areas of business risks and capitalise on opportunities. He/She should help in forecasting the right numbers and help achieve those
Key member of Group FP&A team, driving management reporting and providing insights into the financials of the business
Support FP&A leader in all areas
Assist in driving the company profitability and growth by analyzing revenues and costs as well as new initiatives
Drive improvements in reporting and forecasting process to achieve operational excellence
Preparation and financial planning as part of budget and forecast
Performing management reporting and analysis as needed by Global Markets Group / management team
Part of defining and follow up of KPIs to reach agreed targets
Work closely with FP&A, FBP and Client service leadership and commercial teams
Link in with Consolidation teams on closing schedule, accounting services, and consolidated accounts, with focus on numbers making sense
Work with Group Controller on compliance and governance
Partner with Operational Controller and team (closing cut-off dates, journals, supporting documentation )