CD Finance Business Partner at Unilever Nigeria Plc

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Unilever Nigeria Plc – Welcome to Unilever, a global multinational and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company with products sold in over 190 countries and more than 2 billion consumers across the world who use our amazing products everyday!

Main purpose of the job

The CD Finance Partner’s primary responsibility is to provide management decision support to ensure we maximize the return on our CD investments and to contribute to value creation through Customer Development Function.

The National CD Finance Partner works primarily with the CD Leadership Team (composed of channel and customer/channel marketing directors) and from time to time with Area Managers, Customer/Distributor Managers, Group Customer/Channel Marketing Managers, Customer/Channel Marketing Managers, and Field Execution Managers

The National CD Finance Partner is also responsible for oversight of the Order to Cash Process and working with various stakeholders to drive efficiencies and transparency in the O2C process with the aim of keeping overdue debt levels within targets.

Relevant Experience/ Skills

  • University graduate
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in Performance Management/ Management Accounting
  • Experience in working with SAP, Oracle PBCS GCUT or similar accounting software
  • Experience in FP&A, Factory Accounting, Supply Chain Finance
  • Storytelling, data visualising and presentation skills
  • Strong Excel and financial Modelling skills (PowerBI dashboard developing will be a plus)
  • Professional accounting qualifications (CPA/ACCA/CIMA)

Key Interfaces:

  • CD Leadership Team
  • Finance Leadership Team
  • BB Finance
  • Category Team(s)

Leadership Behaviours:

  • Have passion for high performance and ability to drive business performance using insight to drive decision.
  • Have strong process design and optimisation skills, being able to design and re-engineer core process flows with effective control.
  • Have demonstrated stakeholders’ management skills to ensure maintaining great relation with people having impact and interest in your job.
  • Have ability to clearly prioritise work for effective job delivery.
  • Have effective communication skills enabling to produce creative, compelling content that engages the audience to make impact and influence.