Charterhouse are working with a leading UAE investment firm who are looking to hire a Financial Reporting Analyst, to focus across asset management and alternative investments.
About the role
This role shall take the full ownership of the accounting policies and financial reporting within the business; whilst implementing strong and robust controls across the Group to deliver best practice of financial controllership, under IFRS based principles. The Reporting Analyst shall play a critical role within all areas of financial reporting and technical based accounting across both operational and development business lines. The mandate shall heavily link to all areas of financial processes to evolve and develop strong governance and statutory accounting policies aligned to IFRS. The core functional responsibilities shall also include; month and quarter end close of financial statements, IFRS based, along with the production of management reports for Stakeholders and Senior Management. The oversight of external audit points and policies, to ensure and develop compliance procedures shall also be a part of the job coverage.
The successful candidate should be a professionally qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA), whom can demonstrate a strong Audit background from within the Big Four. Candidates will be technically astute whilst being exposed to project based accounting and audit assignments. You should also be able to demonstrate strong commercial acumen whilst having well refined communication practices. The ideal candidate shall also be expected to demonstrate a capability of managing a small team of Accountants or staff. The nature of the organisation and their client base, requires a native Arabic speaking candidate for this position.