Finbar Iluobe Business Consultant


Permanent Home Address: No. 20A Tunji, Oluwatayo Close
Off Atinuke Ologunde Street, Ogudu G.R.A Lagos, Nigeria Current

Postal Address:ABI -Alchemy Business Intelligence
Irorun Plaza, 4th Floor, 65, Kudirat Abiola Way,
Oregun-Ikeja, Lagos.

FINBAR ILUOBE Telephone: 07039514512
Mobile: 234-8026753811
E-mail:[email protected]
Career Objective


Personal Data

Education/ Qualification
To enhance my working capacities, professional skills, Business Efficiencies and to serve my organization in best possible way with sheer determination and commitment.

I am an adaptable individual with International orientation. I have diverse range of Business/ Administrative skills. My core strengths are: Result orientation, analytical and big picture thinking, stakeholders’ management, creative problem solving, organizational culture analysis, competition analysis. My ability to face different tasks and make a positive contribution quickly at any level in the public and private sector is therefore not in doubt. I am always willing to update my intellectual capacity to remain relevant.

Marital Status : Married |Gender: Male | D.O.B: 24th March, 1973 | State of Origin: Edo: Local Government Area: Esan North –East |Religion: Christianity

Leeds Thomas Danby College, Leeds, United Kingdom 2006-2007
National Vocational Qualification (NVQ װ ) in Customer Care
Diploma in Computer Literacy and Information Technology

Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, United Kingdom 2003-2005
Master International Business (MAIB)

National Youth Service Corps (N.Y.S.C.) Lagos State 2002-2003
Accessports Nig. Ltd (7a, Creek Road Apapa-Lagos)

Ambrose Alli University Edo State 1998-2001
Bachelor (Hons) Public Administration (B.P.A.) (2nd Class Lower)

Edo State University 1995-1998
Diploma Public Administration (D.P.A.) (Merit)

Avec Systems Benin City Edo-State 1993-1994
Certificate in Computer Appreciation (Merit)

Holy Trinity Grammar School (S.S.C.E) Edo State 1989-1993

IT Skills: Microsoft word, PowerPoint Presentation, Desktop Publisher, Excel spread sheet and Database management.
Work Experience:

Date: February, 2012-Present
Business Consultant : Alchemy Business Intelligence 65, Kudirat Abiola Way, Oregun Road Ikeja Lagos
• Analysing and interpreting data to generate actionable insights that provide market intelligence information.
• Anchoring trainings and workshops on Data/Big Data Analytics
• Meeting with business experts to understand current processes and future requirements
• Facilitating stakeholders workshops and document walkthroughs in order to get to root cause of client problems
• Carrying out “As Is” and “To Be” business process analysis and documentation
• Carrying out strategy formulation and advisory support for clients.
• Carrying out value chain and value system modelling, analysis and suggested solutions for operations and cost improvement of client’s businesses.
• Carrying out Business Cost Management (BCM) and efficiency improvement
• Reviewing bank statements and facility agreements, modelling spreadsheets (Financial modelling), generating variances and writing reports towards recovery of excess charges.
• Carrying out Turnaround Management (TM) for client organisations
• Formulating performance measurement policy anchored on measurable KPIs and analytics initiative.

Date: February 2010-January, 2012
Cash Teller/Marketer :Zenith Bank International Plc Ikoyi South-West Lagos
• Cash processing, counting received/working cash at beginning and end of shift
• Identification/validation of customers information before transaction and completion
• Accept cash deposit and check accuracy of deposit slip on completion of transaction
• Process cash withdrawals and inputting of confidential data into the data base
• Perform specialized tasks such as preparing cashier’s checks, personal money orders,
• Perform services for customers such as ordering bank ATM cards and cheque books
• Receive and verify loan payments, mortgage payments and utility bill payments
• Record all transactions promptly, accurately and in compliance with bank’s policy procedures
• Balance accurately, cash in cash drawer at end of each shift
• Dealing with customer’s inquiries on the telephone and face to face with a view to resolving issues/problems with customer’s accounts
• Initiate and open new accounts
• Market and promote banking products and services to customers
Date: February 2009- January 2010
Supervisor/Marketer: Olive Microfinance Bank 150, Awolowo way, Ikeja Lagos
• Direct marketing and mobilizing deposits from customers through selling of banking products.
• Sign up- Opening of new accounts and making cash deposit and withdrawer for customers
• Conducting team meeting and setting out strategy on how to increase in flow and client base.
• Vault treasure stock taking before start and finish of daily banking transaction.
• Attending management meetings and presenting weekly banking report activities summary.
• Conducting presentations with market associations, artisans, school heads etc. with a view of selling banking products and opening account.

Date: October 2007- Jan 2009
Supervisor/Marketer: Iluobe Oil & Marking Company Nig. Ltd Along Oshodi Apapa Express Way Lagos
• Stock monitoring, haulage taking and ordering of petroleum products(A.G.O, P.M.S & D.P.K)
• Dealing with customer’s queries, taking disciplinary action against erring staffs, training and recruitment of employees. Leveraging of service through sourcing of LPO & supply of petroleum products.
• Liaising with suppliers in ensuring prompt delivery of petroleum products to our clients
• Direct marketing of petroleum products to corporate institutions, companies and individuals.

Date: March 2006- September 2007 (International work experience)
Housing Administration/ Lettings Officer : Manningham Housing Association (M.H.A) Bank House, 30 Manor Row Bradford BD1 4QE U.K
• Assessing housing application forms in accordance to (M.H.A) policies and procedure
• Processing gardening and decoration grants application forms for tenants who meets the criteria
• Processing Right to Acquire application (R.T.A) for tenants who intend buying their properties
• Accurate Inputting of housing application details into SDM database
• Generating letters from the SDM database informing applicants of the result of their application
• Dealing with formal and informal complaints including monthly report coalition
• Scheme Inspection and handover of new developed properties with developers and local authority
• Arrangement of Pre Lettings viewing and home visits of potential tenants
• Proving reception cover duties when required and vetting housing application forms
• Liaising and networking with other agencies i.e. housing benefit, social services, police and NHS
• Dealing with application queries face to face with applicants, via email, letters and telephone
• Dealing with additional support information provided by applicants in respect if their application
• Dealing with cases of anti-social behaviour and other related tenancy management issues
• Making strategic choice decision in assessing proposed site for new schemes to be developed
• Assisting community initiative activities within the schemes geared towards community cohesion
• Carrying out Pre and Post inspection of void properties with other housing management teams
• Rent collection involves cash handling, setting up Direct Debit, Credit and Debit cards payments
• Account monitoring and chasing up payments from tenants whose rent accounts are in arrears

Date: October 2003 – February 2006 (International work experience)
Call Centre Agent (Telesales): Ge Capital Global Consumer Finance Unit A Bruntcliffe Way, West Yorkshire Leeds, U.K
• Use questioning and listening skills that support effective telephone communication
• Use an effective approach to handle special telephone tasks like call transfers, taking messages, call backs, holds, interruptions, and unintentional disconnects
• Effectively deal with job stress, angry callers, and upset customers
• Apply the proper telephone etiquette to satisfy various customer situations
• Support and provide superior service via phones, chasing up payments and collection due payment
• Calling and reminding customers when payments is due or when to make the next payment
• Managing and monitoring of account of customers who default in payment.

Analytical Tools:
MS Excel, SPSS, Key Business Strategy and Analysis Models, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Office Project. Desktop Publisher

 Financial Analysis
 Systems Thinking
 Problem Structuring
 Business Analysis
 Project Management
 Business Process Reengineering / Business Process Improvement
 Spreadsheet Modeling
 Strategy and Management Consulting
Playing football, watching English Premiership league (EPL), UEFA champions league and movies are my favourite hobbies. I also enjoy meeting people from diverse background and learning other culture and language thereby broadening my horizon and knowledge through contact and experience. I like travelling, listening to gospel and R ‘n’ B music at my leisure time.

Chief Dr. Peter Odion Omoijiade BSC (Hons) Bus. Admin, MSCMC, MBF, ACIB, ACIPMN, MIMC, MNIM & PhD
President/Executive Consultant ABI-Alchemy Business Intelligence
Address: Iroun Plaza, 4th Floor, 65, Kudirat Abiola Way, Oregun Road Ikeja-Lagos
Tel: +234-1-842-7942, +234-1-8427943
Mobile: +234-802-313-0658, +2348138534329
Email: [email protected], [email protected]


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