Senior Financial Analyst at Daystar Power Group


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    Daystar Power is a leading off-grid power service provider, offering hybrid power solutions to commercial and industrial businesses in West Africa. Daystar Power’s solutions “Solar-as-a-Service” (100% solar power) and “Power-as-a-Service” (hybrid power solutions with battery storage) provide clean and reliable power while signif…

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    Senior Financial Analyst

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND , MBA/MSc/MA
    • Experience 4 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field Finance / Accounting / Audit&nbsp


    • Daystar Power Group is looking to engage a competent Senior Financial Analyst to assist the Executive Management with detailed and meaningful information on the financial strategy and performance of the Company.
    • This includes preparing budgets, analysing and monitoring performance, supporting the fundraising process, and managing investor requirements.
    • We are seeking hard working, motivated, and well-organized individuals with a focus on continuous improvement to exceed expectations.

    Financial Planning & Analysis:

    • Facilitate the budgeting process for the departments and business units within the Group.
    • Establish process for monitoring and reviewing budget performance.
    • Develop financial forecasts that support business growth and liquidity management.
    • Perform deep-dive analysis of the Group’s portfolio using both financial and non-financial performance indicators.
    • Prepare profitability analysis of different operating segments of the business.
    • Build robust financial dashboards (preferably using PowerBI) that provide deeper insights on the Company’s performance.
    • Provide regular monitoring of performance across the Group, including the review of monthly operating results and return on investment.
    • Identify and escalate key risk issues that may impact the achievement of the Company’s strategic objectives.
    • Assist with preparation of reporting packs for Board meetings.

    Fundraising & Investor Relations:

    • Maintain a robust and up-to-date Virtual Data Room (VDR) that includes comprehensive information about the Company for prospective and existing investors.
    • Lead the financial due-diligence process conducted by potential investors.
    • Build advanced financial models that demonstrate the Company’s growth and profitability plans.
    • Assist with preparing documents associated with fund-raising including pitch decks and investment memos.
    • Prepare regular reports for investors and other financiers e.g., covenant reporting.
    • Ensure compliance to the Company’s Investment Policy and other associated policies and procedures.
    • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders including investors, bankers, consultants, etc.


    • Education: Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in related disciplines – Accounting, Finance, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics & Statistics.
    • MBA is highly preferred. Professional qualifications like ACCA, ICAN, and CFA will be an added advantage.
    • Experience: Minimum of 4 years work experience in a similar role in a Big 4 firm, investment bank or consulting firm will be a plus.
    • Language Proficiency: English (with good communication skills and accurate reporting skills).


    • Proactive self-starter and pays attention to details.
    • Self-motivated and demonstrate a sense of ownership with high level of commitment and the ability to thrive under pressure.
    • Passionate leader with excellent team leadership skills.
    • Highly organized with ability to manage multiple projects in parallel and prioritize competing demands, passion for renewable energy.

    Competency and Skills Requirements:

    • Strong analytical skills with ability to pay attention to details. Experience using Business Intelligence tools e.g., PowerBI and Tableau, will be an added advantage
    • Excellent financial modelling skills
    • Advanced communication, leadership, and negotiation skills
    • Strong interpersonal and networking skills
    • Ability to work independently but also work with others in a fast-paced environment
    • Highly inquisitive mindset
    • Strong presentation and business writing skills
    • Must demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office (Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint in particular).


    • Agility: the ability to be flexible, responsive, adaptive, and show initiative in times of change, uncertainty and business opportunity.


    • Opportunity to work in a forward-looking, innovative company, with international group of colleagues.
    • Unlimited career opportunities – depending on achievements and personal development.
    • A competitive salary and benefits package with long term prospect in a fast-growing company.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Daystar Power Energy Solution on to apply

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