Strategy And Planning Analyst

  • SunTrust Oil Company Nigeria Limite
  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • 10 Mar, 2018
Full time Accountancy and Finance

Job Description


  • The Strategy and Planning Analyst supports the Strategy & Planning Manager in carrying out SunTrust Oil strategy, planning and performance monitoring functions.

Scope of Responsibility & Accountability

  • Provide assistance in periodic updates of the 5-year strategic plan documents, including update of financial forecasts
  • Data gathering/studies and analysis on identified subject areas as required by Management and the Board from time to time
  • Carrying out bench-marking of SunTrust Oil activities against competition and best practices
  • Coordinating SunTrust Oil retreat and brainstorming sessions on specific issues
  • Facilitation of special projects aimed at achieving certain objectives
  • Coordination of preparation and collation of quarterly Board papers and reports and follow up on action points emanating from Board meetings
  • Co-ordinates preparation and review of periodic reports and follows up on action points with the responsible offices
  • Co-ordinates monthly performance review (MPR) for all the entities within SunTrust Oil.

These reviews will include:

  • Review of customers connects against set plans
  • Review of project status against milestones
  • Interacting with entities and departments in OG&P to gather budget inputs
  • Reviewing the budget inputs for consistency with set budget instructions and top down directions
  • Supporting the Strategy & Planning Manager in budget consolidation activities
  • Summarises departmental and entities' business plans into companywide operating plans
  • Coordinates SunTrust Oil quarterly budget review activities including quarter budget
  • Reviews and updating of short term projections
  • Preparing monthly cashflow planning and forecasting for all the entities.
  • Providing assistance in setting standards that will enable us properly implement the Group Financial policies and best practices
  • Serves as anchor point for gathering relevant information required for effective decision making by the SunTrust Management Team
  • Putting together presentation materials required by the Group, Directors and Management
  • Other duties as may be assigned by the Manager

Job RequirementS

  • Experience in Budgeting and Performance Reporting functions of a reputable organisation or a consulting firm will be an advantage
  • 3-5 years on-the-job post qualification experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft office (word, excel and power point)
  • Not more than 27 years of age
  • Minimum second class lower degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics,
  • Additional qualifications such as ACA, CFA and Master’s degree will be an added advantage


Applicants should send a one-page write-up why you are most suitable for the job and CV's in MS Word Format.