Charterhouse is working with a leading organisation, within the retail sector, who is looking to hire a Financial Controller for their regional hub in Dubai.
About the role
With a reporting line to the Business Head, this role shall oversee all areas of financial management, controllership and reporting across the regional entities. The role will be heavily geared towards overseeing areas of financial analysis, to support commercial terms and objectives, whilst also ensuring internal governance and an oversight of all financial accounting. In conjunction, this position shall also be focussed towards the control of operational costs with a view also towards areas of inventory management and an oversight of receivables management. From a strategic prospective, this job shall also take ownership of the development of strong forecasting and planning capabilities to allow for strong budgeting processes whilst feeding in to a consolidated report for head office operations.
The successful candidate should be a professionally qualified Accountant with a strong track record within an international organisation or subsidiary, across the GCC or MENA region. The candidate shall also be required to possess exposure to either a retail or FMCG type operation whereby they can add a strong support and commercial understanding. In addition, the client will ideally look for a candidate whom can report internationally and in to European markets. Thus, any bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.