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Budget Analysis Officer

Company:
DuraEnergy Resources
Location:
Nigeria
Salary:
250, 000
Posted:
November 22, 2016
Description:

We are looking for a dedicated Budget Analysis Officer to assist the company in effective budget planning and spending. You will conduct reviews of budget proposals and analyses of data to determine the correct allocation of funding.

A budget analysis officer must have a strong mathematical mind and an ability to think critically. You should also be knowledgeable about all legal regulations pertaining to budgeting. We want to see candidates with strong attention to detail, writing skills and excellent communication ability.

The goal is to organize our finances and ensure we can accelerate our profitability and growth.

Responsibilities

Review budget proposals and funding requests

Conduct cost/benefit and other types of analyses

Submit budget recommendations for approval or rejection of funding requests

Explain and defend recommendations to management and stakeholders

Collaborate with managers to develop final consolidated budget

Ensure the organization’s budget adheres to legal regulations

Oversee expenditure and identify trends in spending

Make forecasts for future budget needs

Suggest improvements to increase profits (e.g. spending cuts)

Prepare periodical and special reports

Requirements

Proven experience as budget analyst

Knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods

Understanding of budgeting and regulatory requirements

Excellent mathematical ability and an analytical mind

Proficient in MS Office and databases; knowledge of graphic software is a plus

Outstanding communication skills (verbal and written)

Attention to detail