• Lagos

Carbon Nigeria

We empower individuals with access to credit, simple payments solutions, high-yield investment opportunities and easy-to-use tools for personal financial management. Carbon is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria. We are a global company of over 90 employees with operations in Nigeria, Ghana and KenyaAbout the Role

We are seeking a motivated, experienced, and highly skilled individual who will have primary responsibility for carrying out regulatory financial reporting and accounting activities for Carbon.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation, management, and running of the financial activities of the company.


Manage key stakeholder relationships including Central Bank, Auditors, respective Tax authorities as well as Bank and Deposit entities 
Oversee the annual audit exercise and liaise with external auditors as necessary  
Coordinate the external tax consultants for the tax filings and ensure compliance with accounting, tax, and other statutory requirements.
Accurately prepare and deliver monthly quarterly, and annual financial reports and Board finance packages passionately and promptly.
Financial Analysis; Leading financial analysis to assist management with the profitability of Income streams and highlighting the potential for cost efficiencies. 
Establish accurate forecasting processes that enable the formulation of informed strategies and direction by management. Liaising with relevant stakeholders in creating financial plans & strategies that support the overall business objectives.
Lead project for process improvement and automation of manual processes in the finance department using no-code tools
Scenario planning and forecasting involving the use of data to advise management on areas such as unit economics, product development, market expansion, and M&A activities. 
Liquidity and Cash Flow management and development of cash budgets that predict company runway and Cash Flow position.
Improve Carbon’s internal policies and oversee the design of internal controls and processes, identifying and assessing areas of significant business risk. 


Passion and drive to disrupt the consumer lending industry for the better
7+ years of work experience in a Managerial position in a similar industry (Microfinance Bank), preferably a Central Bank regulated entity
 Proven work experience or similar role managing a finance/accounting team    
Strong industry network including experience dealing with banks, regulators, auditors, tax authorities, and Investors 
The ability to think creatively and critically and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic, and often ambiguous work environment   
Willingness and drive to challenge the status quo   
Strong working knowledge of financial reporting tools, such as QuickBooks and Excel, and other Ms. Office tools   
Experience in SQL and Tableau is an added advantage
BA/MBA in Accounting or Finance or relevant field; Chartered Accountant. CPA/CFA qualification is a plus

Recruitment process

Call with the People team
Case Study ( Assessment)


A great and upbeat work environment populated by a multinational team.
Potential to work in different geographies.
Health Insurance.
Life Insurance
Career development & Growth.
Offer a hybrid working option.


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