Charterhouse is currently working with a leading international operation who are positioned with the automotive and distribution industry across the GCC region. Our client is looking to hire a Brand Controller.
About the role
This role will take ownership of all areas within the financial planning and analysis function whilst overseeing the controlling aspects through variance analysis and the tracking of P&L movements across sales and channels. The role shall also be heavily geared towards the oversight of pricing and sales planning, to ensure a smooth and competitive pricing method, allowing for the targeting of sales & product margins coupled with the controllership of inventory stocks and costs.
The successful candidate should be a qualified finance professional with either an accountancy-based or an MBA type qualification. This role shall also demand a candidate with an ability to deal with both detailed analytical-based reporting coupled with a capability to oversee financial reporting and management accounting type functions within a corporate environment to deliver strong MIS. You should be able to develop and introduce strong controls and reporting parameters to a fast-paced and dynamic industry whereby any forecasting and planning functions can be accurate and aligned to any business change which in turn impact the financials across the organisation. You should also have a track record of supporting senior business management in the provision of commercially-based reports and analysis.