Charterhouse is working with a leading international banking client who are looking to hire a Finance and Controls Officer, at an Assistant Vice President (AVP) level, to join their financial control and reporting function.
About the Role
This role will be responsible for all accounting tasks across the legal entities, ensuring that all financial controls are adhered to, alongside supporting the team in the preparation of regulatory and MIS reporting. This AVP will heavily focus on areas of reconciliations whilst taking ownership of fixed asset accounting and registers for the branch network. The position shall also ensure that all Nostro and local bank reconciliations are accurately undertaken and any unresolved items are followed up with the relevant departments. In conjunction, this AVP position will also support the regulatory and statutory reporting, both locally in Dubai and in the Group Finance function in London.
The successful candidate should be an experienced part qualified or a newly qualified Accountant with an ACA, ACCA, CPA or CIMA qualification. Candidates shall need to demonstrate sound accounting principles and an understanding of IFRS and ideally DFSA guidelines. The role will demand excellent communication and presentation skills both in verbal and written form, combined with a track record of managing relationships with internal stakeholders both locally and internationally. Due to existing headcount limitations, the client is looking to hire this vacancy on an interim/temporary basis; applicants should be readily or immediately available to start a new job.