Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) Manager Job in Nigeria

 The People Practice - Our client, a premium retail gifting company, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) Manager

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Our client is looking to hire aFinancial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) Manager who will play a pivotal role in overseeing budget planning, monitoring financial performance, and providing strategic insights to support decision-making.

Budget Planning and Forecasting:

  • Collaborate with department heads to develop annual budgets and forecasts aligned with strategic business objectives.
  • Prepare detailed budget reports, highlighting key insights and recommendations for optimizing resource allocation.

Financial Performance Monitoring:

  • Monitor financial performance against budgets, providing regular variance analysis and actionable insights to the management.
  • Identify areas of improvement and cost-saving opportunities to enhance overall financial efficiency.

Financial Modeling and Analysis:

  • Develop financial models and scenarios to support strategic decision-making, including investment opportunities, pricing strategies, and new initiatives.
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of financial data, translating findings into actionable recommendations for management consideration.

Reporting and Presentations:

  • Prepare comprehensive financial reports and presentations for senior management and stakeholders, communicating financial performance and forecasts effectively.
  • Present findings and recommendations to aid in decision-making processes during key meetings and strategy sessions.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a related field. Advanced degree or professional certification is advantageous.
  • 3 - 5 years of progressive experience in financial planning and analysis, preferably within the retail or consumer goods industry in Nigeria.
  • Proven expertise in budget planning, forecasting, and variance analysis, with a strong understanding of financial principles and accounting practices.
  • Proficiency in financial modeling and analysis using tools such as Excel, financial software (e.g., SAP, Oracle), and data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau).

Must have skills:

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex financial information clearly to non-finance stakeholders.

Application Closing Date
14th May, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online