Director, Financial Planning and Analysis – Africa

Andela is a network of technology leaders dedicated to advancing human potential. We help companies build high-performing distributed engineering teams by investing in Africa’s most talented software developers. Based in NYC, SF, Lagos, Nairobi, Rwanda and Kampala, Andela is catalyzing the growth of tech ecosystems across the African continent while solving the global technical talent shortage.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Director, Financial Planning and Analysis - AfricaLocations: Lagos - NigeriaAbout the RoleAndela is looking for an experienced and strategic finance professional to lead Financial Planning and Analysis for our Africa operations of over 1,500 employees.The Director will be responsible for partnering with business unit leaders to lead strategic planning, forecasting, and to support informed decision-making through the implementation of new financial frameworks.The Director will report to the VP of FP&A and will lead a team of three while partnering closely with leaders in our four countries to continue driving successful scaling.Key ResponsibilitiesOwn the annual planning process for all Africa operations, as well as recurring forecast updates to drive informed decision-making.Drive Budget vs. Actuals meetings by bridging financial and operational results.Partner with key business leaders to provide strategic support and thought leadership as we scale our operations.Manage and develop a team of three high-performing FP&A professionals.Implement FP&A best practices and develop new frameworks for analyzing the business. 

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