Current Job Vacancies at IHS Towers and Coca-Cola

IHS Towers is the largest independent mobile telecommunications infrastructure provider in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Founded in 2001, IHS provides services across the full tower value chain – colocation on owned towers, deployment and managed services.

Today IHS Towers has operations in Nigeria, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Zambia and Rwanda. Following the recent acquisitions of MTN and Etisalat’s tower portfolios in Nigeria, IHS owns over 23,300 towers in Africa.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Manager, Commercial Finance

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Department: Finance

Job Description

  • As Manager Commercial Finance, you will develop and manage the company’s business plan; optimize portfolios to maximize profitability; and recommend new processes and initiatives that enable the business to improve underlying profit.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

  • Develop business models that explain the financial impact of every business initiative or CAPEX project undertaken in the market
  • Adopt consistent and repeatable financial metrics to evaluate all business initiatives and CAPEX projects, including but not limited to ROI, NPV, Cash flow, AFFO of business initiatives for comparative purposes and decision making
  • Provide succinct executive comments to explain financial impacts of all CAPEX initiatives for management consideration
  • Coordinate data gathering of supplementary and non-financial information, in conjunction with relevant functions and stakeholders, to complement project decisions – e.g.  legal/ commercial/ statutory/ environmental perspectives.
  • Work with Budgeting and Reporting unit to understand and report project variances and recommend possible remediations.
  • Gather internal and external data to aid evaluation and business forecasts, including but not limited to Interest rates, WACC, diesel cost estimates, price per barrel and other macro indices.
  • Support short and long-term planning cycles including Forecasts (FCs), Business Plans and Budgets by providing updated project estimates based on actualized and revised activity
  • Support Senior Manager-Commercial Finance and Manager-Innovation & LEAN in developing a tool-based risk review process aligned with DOA and responsibility matrix for the market
  • Complete standard templates for business review and approval of all investment requests, including CAPEX Committee templates, in a timely and accurate manner
  • Coordinate the data gathering activity across user-departments on all proposed CAPEX projects
  • Perform routine and ad hoc project performance reviews to measure performance against plans and relevant benchmarks and identify possible risks and opportunities to achieving performance targets
  • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned by the Senior Manager, Commercial Finance.


  • Bachelor’s in Economics, Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, and other relevant Math-related fields.
  • CFA certification or MBA is a bonus.
  • Advanced excel proficiency
  • +7 years’ cognate experience.

Functional Competencies:

  • Financial Modelling
  • Performance Management & Reporting
  • Planning & Budgeting
  • Data Analysis
  • Business Communication.

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Analytical Thinking
  • Attention to Detail
  • Collaboration & Teamwork.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world’s largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands. At The Coca-Cola Company you can cultivate your career in a challenging and dynamic environment. We are the largest manufacturer and distributor of nonalcoholic drinks in the world-selling more than 1 billion drinks a day. Unlock your full potential with a future-focused company that is known and respected throughout the world.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Sustainability Manager

Job Identification: R-95977
Location: Lagos
Job Schedule: Full time

Position Overview

  • As a Sustainability Manager with Coca-Cola Africa, you will play a fundamental role in steering the organization towards our ambitious sustainability commitments.
  • This position serves as an integral part of our strategy to create a more sustainable future, with responsibilities encompassing the implementation and monitoring of initiatives focusing on water security, waste management, climate change, and economic empowerment.
  • In collaboration with various stakeholders, you will ensure our operations align with global sustainability standards while making a significant difference for local communities.
  • This role necessitates field visits, active engagement with conservation NGOs, and the effective orchestration of initiatives designed to foster a circular economy. Your efforts will directly contribute to our goal of making a lasting, positive impact on the planet and its people.

What You will Do

  • Custodian of reporting: Own the templates and routines, stewarding the reporting for both NGO and bottler-led projects and programs.
  • Data Administration: Collect, verify, and collate sustainability outputs and results deployed by internal and external implementing partners.
  • Report Generation: Furnish timely periodic summarized reports, dashboards, or other updates.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Regularly update key internal and external stakeholders ensuring enhancement of sustainability reporting processes.
  • Knowledge Repository: Maintain comprehensive data repositories of sustainability programs to enable effective knowledge management.

Education Requirements

  • Degree in Environmental Science, Sustainability Management, Business management or related field.
  • Specialized training in data analysis, report writing, environmental impact assessment, corporate social responsibility or similar will be a plus
  • Certification in Sustainability (e.g., ISSP, IEMA, Certified Sustainability Professional) will be a plus
  • Certified in Project Management (e.g., PMP, Prince2) will be a plus
  • Extended courses or diplomas in Climate Studies, Social Entrepreneurship, Environmental Law, or Carbon Management will be a plus

Related Work Experience:

  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience
  • Previous roles in corporate social responsibility, climate change, or community development.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing or coordinating sustainability initiatives or projects.
  • Prior work with NGOs, government agencies, or private sector entities on environmental or social projects.
  • Experience in data analysis, synthesis of complex information into concise documents, and coordinating activities among multiple parties.
  • Track record of implementing and leading sustainability reporting processes.
  • Familiarity with international sustainability standards and guidelines.
  • Proven track record in stakeholder engagement and partnership building.
  • Experience in implementing circular economy practices.

Functional Skills:

  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Word Press.
  • Prioritization and effective planning to meet deadlines despite competing demands.
  • Aptitude for tracking industry sustainability trends and opportunities.
  • Proven ability in strategic thinking and problem-solving in the realm of sustainability.
  • Strong negotiation skills: capable of dealing with contractors, partners, and suppliers towards sustainable operations.
  • Familiarity with budget management to ensure projects stay aligned to the financial targets.
  • Exposure to sustainability management, waste management, water stewardship, and economic empowerment.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Advanced skills in statistical and sustainability software tools
  • Knowledge of sustainability regulations and industry standards.
  • Demonstrated skills in sustainability audits and assessments.
  • Exceptional project management skills: organizing, planning, and executing large-scale projects from conception through implementation.
  • Ability to drive change and innovation in sustainability practices.

Additional Information:

  • This role offers the chance to make an impact across communities in Africa. Join us in our endeavor to drive transformation and make a difference.
  • Your role as a sustainability manager will not just be another job; it will be a part of your legacy in the push for global sustainability.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Closing date: Not specified