Head of Finance & Strategy

November 1, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

Glovo Nigeria

Glovo – We’re a Barcelona-based startup and the fastest-growing delivery player in Europe, Hispanic America and Africa. With food at the core of the business, Glovo delivers any product within your city at any time of day. Our vision and ambition are not only to make everything immediately available in your city but it is also to offer our employees the job of their lives. A job where you'll be challenged and have the most fun working in through tech-enabled experiences.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Head of Finance & Strategy
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Department: Finance
Your Work-life Opportunity

We are one of the fastest growing startups in Europe and the way we want to grow is making every city profitable!  To reach this goal, we need a 360, analytical and results driven person to take ownership of our Finance & Strategy function in Nigeria.
At Glovo,  we work hard and we love what we do. If you are a problem-solver person with a 100% hands-on attitude, looking for an energizing work environment with big ideas we’d love to have you on our team!

Job Responsibilities
Be a part of a Team where You will:

Be the General Manager's right-hand in any strategic and finance decision
Define jointly with the General Manager the long term goals of the country
Set and review quarterly country and department targets based on long term goals
Implement current corporate strategy throughout the annual planning cycle both at country and city level
Work with cross-functional teams (operations, marketing, finance, procurement and commercial) to ensure a profitable and flawless execution, and to develop profitability analysis for new ideas/businesses
Study the viability – reports of investments/projects, strategic reorientation, etc
Lead cross functional projects to improve profitability
Analyze business performance and measure KPIs, identifying issues and potential improvement opportunities
Prepare and present monthly, quarterly and annual finance and accounting reports and analysis (P&L and BS).
Work closely with Global Finance Teams (Billing, Treasury, Accounting etc) to solve any day-to-day issues and ensure a 100% satisfaction of Nigeria’s customers, partners and couriers in any topic related to finance
Manage treasury function and ensure optimal cash flow
Coordinate the preparation of Financial Statements
Lead the relationship with third parties: external auditors, administrations, external consultants,
Analyze of procedures and external audit – Contributing to the continuous improvement of the processes promoting solutions to possible problems detected and reduce manual tasks
Optimize the fiscal policy of the company: VAT tax knowledge, IIBB Multilateral Agreement
Have a full team of 5+ HC reporting into you
Report into the General Manager with a dotted line to the Africa Head of Finance & Strategy

Job Requirements
You Have:

6-10+ years of work experience in consulting, investment banking, audit or corporate finance within a leading company providing teams with the necessary data to make the right decisions & leading major projects 
Strong working knowledge in manipulating and presenting quantitative data (Excel, Google Spreadsheets etc.), ability to build flexible and comprehensive reporting templates
Advanced English
Strong analytical skills, goal-oriented, and teamwork
Hands-on and autonomous
Advanced accounting and finance knowledge
Ability to influence stakeholders in order to help achieve your goals

Experience Our Glovo Life Benefits

Enticing equity plan (if applicable)
Top-notch private health insurance
Monthly Glovo credit to spend on our restaurant products and zero delivery fee on all Glovo orders!
Discounted gym memberships
Flexible time off (take the time you need) and hybrid working model (own your time)
Enhanced parental leave including nursery support!
Online therapy and wellbeing benefit
External learning budget

What You'll find when Working at Glovo:

Gas: Driven to deliver quality results quickly
Good Vibes: Bring positivity and communicate openly
Stay Humble: Self-aware and open to learning
Care: Uplift people and the planet
Glownership: Act as proud owners
High Bar: Focus on Top Performance

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

We are always looking for the best candidates, so if you think you would be a good fit even if you don't meet 100% of the requirements we would love to hear from you!
In your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use (For example: she / her / hers, he / him / his, they / them / theirs, etc).

To apply for this job please visit jobs.glovoapp.com.


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