VACANCY TITLE: LUBES ANALYST
CLOSING DATE: Mar 26, 2012
The Lubes Analyst is responsible for conducting Business & Competitor Analysis, Investment Analysis and evaluations, process design and mapping, and strategy articulation, development and documentation for the lubricant business. The Incumbent also handles monitoring on-going initiatives/projects as directed by the Marketing Manager.STRATEGIC
? Conducts lubricant industry research
? Gathers and organizes information for problem-solving
? Analyzes data gathered and develop solutions or alternative methods of proceeding.
? Document findings of study and prepare recommendations for implementation of new systems, procedures, or organizational changes.
? Develops strategic plans for the strategic business units. www.nigerianbestforum.comOPERATIONAL
? Designs, interprets and develops business, financial and strategy models for the lube business
? Conducts sound financial and investment analysis
? Conducts gap analysis to determine the variance of actual results from targets set
. Identify and maximize opportunities for brand awareness
? Working with and monitoring marketing communications vendors on standards and effectiveness of billboards, TV & Radio adverts, newspaper adverts & articles, magazines and jingles production
? Gather market intelligence of competitor products and new trends in lubricant industry through research
? Provide feedback on customer loyalty on brand, analyze data gathered. www.nigerianbestforum.com
? Monitoring and upload of product information and Lubes promotions on Oando lubricants website.
? Organising and coordinating participation in sponsored events, trade shows and fairs
? Conduct concept testing for new products.QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
? A good 1st degree, preferably in Accounting, Economics or Business Administration. If not, any other related field with business/analytical background
? Minimum of 3-5 years of experience, with at least 2 in an analyst role within a reputable and structured business environment, preferably a management consultancy, investment bank or oil & gas companyKNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED
Very good understanding of Finance, marketing, operations management and supply chain.
Investment appraisal and management
Business Performance Management
Creativity & Innovation
Good Oral & Written Communication
Use of Excel, PowerPoint and MS Word .CLICK LINK TO APPLYhttp://www.oando-cvmanager.com/careers/login