Finance Associate – MG – Abuja, Nigeria

About Havenhill

Havenhill Synergy Limited is a clean-tech utility company committed to improving energy access in rural and urban Nigeria using clean energy sources. We use solar energy to generate clean, safe, cost-effective and sustainable electricity to the underserved and unserved population in Nigeria.

In rural areas, we deploy smart solar mini-grids to commercially viable off-grid rural communities. In urban areas, we help businesses (like factories, large farms etc) reduce the energy cost and provide them with more reliable energy access through our Commercial & Industrial (C&I) solar offering.

Job Objective: 

As an energy access company, Havenhill is committed to accelerating the pace of increasing energy access within urban and rural Nigeria. This requires a lot of capital – monetary and non-monetary (collaborations, partnerships etc). As our Finance Associate, you will support our Chief Growth Officer in fostering these synergies. In this role, you will be part of a small team working to support all the company’s fundraising efforts for projects. If you are skilful in creating financial magic with 0 and 9, and would love to contribute this skill in solving the energy menace in Nigeria, this role is for you. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support the Chief Growth Officer with all fundraising activities for the company and individual projects.
  • Develop information memorandum, proposals, business plans and related materials about projects for funders, partners and other stakeholders.
  • Develop financial reports for investors, partners and other stakeholders.
  • Conduct financial analysis of the company’s projects.
  • Develop financial models as required for company projects and activities.
  • Support the technical team in commercial decisions to ensure all projects developed are bankable.

Requirements:

  • Master’s/Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Management and related fields.
  • 3 – 5 years of relevant work experience in a similar role.
  • Ability to perform basic to intermediate level finance tasks such as financial modelling, analysis and the likes.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and other relevant tools.
  • Good knowledge of accounting and financial principles and practices.
  • Basic understanding of energy economics.
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal). This role involves a lot of communication with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work under pressure.
  • Strong organization and project management skills.
  • Zeal to work in a renewable energy environment is a must.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and relevant software.

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