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Assurance Associate – PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Nigeria
October 2016 – Present
Provide financial and programmatic advisory services to international donors (USAID, The Global Fund, CDC, Gates foundation, etc) and national governments.
Track actuals to budget on audit engagement and provide timely update on audit progress and overruns to the engagement manager.
Work with teams to perform statutory and yellow book audits for clients in the Nigerian consumer, industrial, manufacturing, oil & gas and public sectors respectively.
Carry out independent research to learn and develop a basic understanding of the clients’ businesses with a view to identifying their business risks and recommending the best controls to mitigate such risks.
Evaluate internal controls and corporate governance structures for different clients in the consumer, industrial and public sector space to understand controls put in place by clients’ to mitigate business risks as well as make valuable recommendations where lapses are noted.
Supervise, train and coach less experienced team members (interns and new associates).
Perform first level review of work carried out by team members (interns),
Tax & Regulatory Services Associate – Deloitte Nigeria
July 2016 – September 2016
Used advance financial accounting and tax analytical skills to provide tax compliance and advisory services to the Firm’s clients. Also provided global employer regulatory services to clients.
Procurement Officer – Jazal Investment Concern Limited
August 2015 – July 2016
Served as the primary point of contact between the business and our suppliers. Conducted supplier bidding and oversaw procurement processes from start to finish.
Ensured that all procurement processes complied with the company’s policy by conducting a three way match at each point in time i.e. Matching purchase orders to Invoices and Goods receipt notes.
Identified and screened potential suppliers; also negotiated favorable payment terms with selected suppliers and maintained supplier relationships.
Customer Services Representative (National Service Year) – Petroleum Equalisation Fund (Management) Board
August 2014 – July 2015
Acted as a liaison between Petroleum Marketers and the board, assisting in resolving service problems by clarifying the customer’s complaint; determining the cause of the problem; selecting and explaining the best solution to solve the problem; expediting correction or adjustment; following up to ensure resolution.
B.Sc. Petroleum Chemistry
American University of Nigeria
2010 – 2014
• Concentration: Engineering
• Relevant Courses: hydrocarbon Chemistry, Drilling, Production and Reservoir Engineering, Petroleum Process Control, optimization and Simulation, Petroleum Project Management & Economics
Activities and Societies: American University of Nigeria Society for Ethics and Leadership
Volunteer Financial Analyst – Lets Talk Humanity
March 2017 – Present
Developed financial policies and controls for Lets Talk Humanity to reduce mitigate against the risk of misappropriation of donor funds.
Developing budgets and financial proposals to potential donors in line with respective donor policies.
Review of transactions and expenses to ensure that they are in line with budget and donor policies
Project Coordinator at National Youth Service Corps Community Development Project
June 2015 – August 2015
• Helped in the environmental renovation of the SOS Children’s Village Gwagwalada, Abuja to provide a more enabling environment for the children to live in
Mentor at Dream Org.
August 2013 – May 2014
Directing through Recreation, Education, Adventure and Mentoring
• Mentored freshmen on becoming better students and at time management
Honours and Awards
American University of Nigeria
Honoured in recognition of scholarly achievements, School of Arts and Sciences