Manager - Corporate Finance

  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • Full-time

Company Description

Impact in Business Recruitment have been approached by a high-profile client in the renewable energy sector based in Nigeria, who are looking to source a highly motivated Manager for their Corporate Finance team based in Victoria Island. Currently operating in six states and planning to expand, the startup, which has recently raised a large Series A equity investment round is focused on commercial solar distribution as an O&M business. This role is an exciting opportunity for a qualified investment professional to come into the business to assist and co-ordinate with the following:

Job Description

  • To manage and support the execution of capital raising transactions – virtual data rooms, investor Q&A, preparation of and negotiation support with all relevant financial, legal, environmental and corporate documents, investor onsite visits, advisor selection and coordination 
  • To develop and prepare business cases, strategic decision support analyses, and financial planning, often supported by complex financial models 
  • To design, prepare and present analyses suitable for Board-level presentations To structure, prepare and customise internal and external business intelligence reporting to different stakeholders 
  • To collaborate with finance control team for investor reporting, covenant compliance, budget variation, financial statements analyses 
  • To coach, develop and mentor junior colleagues including from other departments when appropriate 
  • To liaise with all other business units to challenge the status quo, implement new ideas, investigate and implement more efficient solutions and processes 

Qualifications

  • Between 6-10 years of relevant experience in a corporate finance, investments & transactions, or comparable role 
  • Involvement in debt/mezzanine/equity financing transactions (local and international) • Excellent and precise communication and presentation skills 
  • Advanced knowledge of G Suite products, MS Excel and PowerPoint and ideally others such as Slack and Asana 
  • Experience in solar, renewable energy, or early-stage technology companies is considered a plus 
  • Master of Business Administration is an advantage; authorised to work full-time in Nigeria