Charterhouse is working with a commodities and logistics related organisation whom are in the process of looking to identify a Finance Manager for their Dubai-based operation.
About the role
This Finance Manager will be responsible for the oversight and management of all regional finance teams whilst having ownership of all the consolidations of the financial accounts. The functional coverage shall extend to the production of management accounts and commentaries to deliver internal flash reports & positions. You shall also take control of all planning & forecasting aspects, coupled with, the ownership of the budget process and cost management. This role shall also comprise of ad-hoc duties to assist in the development of financial policy and procedure, aligned to internal audit review, whilst also assessing legacy issues & reviews of the accounting systems with a view to ERP and technologic upgrades.
The successful candidate should be an experienced financial professional, whom can demonstrate at least 10 years of exposure, within a corporate finance & reporting based role across a multi-entity organisation. You should possess strong financial accounting & audit-type backgrounds along with a solid grasp of financial reporting & governance related policies. Coupled with these technical capabilities, candidates shall be expected to manage excellent presentations & analytical based reviews & strategic support for management committees. This role will also play a pivotal part with the external auditors, financial institutions and any regulatory authority whilst reporting internally across international jurisdictions. The nature of the organisation means that the client will look to identify candidates from within the logistics or commodity trading sector or candidates with exposure to project-based operations; ensuring an ease of inception.