Financial Analyst at Tomato Jos Farming and Processing Limited

Tomato Jos is a private equity-backed, fast-growing social enterprise located in Kaduna, Nigeria, that believes in the power of local production for local consumption. Our company aims to supply 10% of the processed tomato market in Nigeria within the next 5 years. We source tomatoes from smallholder farmers within our network and make high-quality branded consumer products for Nigeria and West Africa. We operate a 500Ha commercial farm, run a successful smallholder program with over 500 farmers, and have a tomato processing facility.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Financial Analyst

Location: Kaduna
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Report on financial performance and operational metrics, analyze results, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Assist in building multi-year financial models, annual budgets, and cash forecasts for management decision-making and business planning.
  • Assist with market research, data mining, and business intelligence.
  • Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Liaise with the Head of Finance on fundraising activities and provide projective investors with information requests.
  • Drive the implementation of the forecast and monitor performance against the plan.
  • Increase productivity by developing automated reporting/forecasting tools, and various tracking templates.
  • Analyze costs especially production costs, comparing standard to actual costs, and identify wastages and proffer improvement measures.

Requirements and Skills

  • First Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or any other numerate disciplines
  • CFA, ICAN, or ACCA is required.
  • Strong analytical and data-gathering skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Good understanding and interpretation of financial statements
  • Sound knowledge of financial reporting software e.g. Xero and other ERP
  • Minimum of 4 years relevant experience
  • Good business acumen
  • Proficient in advanced Excel
  • Proficient in financial modeling techniques

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their cover letter and current resume to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail

Application Deadline  9th April, 2024.

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