Charterhouse are currently handling a search for a global business whose MEMA hub is based in Dubai. Due to an impending global review of strategy and ongoing change management, the client is looking to hire a Finance Director, on an interim basis, to join during the length of this project.
About the role
The role will oversee a broad range of strategic and operational finance functions within their regional business to oversee their accounting and financial management within the geographical region. The role shall be heavily involved to provide a business partnership whilst also providing strong & robust risk management processes linking to cash management, treasury and statutory accounting. You will also be expected to oversee any audit or regulatory-related policies whilst also managing any processes across areas of procurement, costing and commercial negotiations.
The successful candidate should be a seasoned finance professional, with a Chartered Accountancy qualification, coupled with a demonstrable track record of working within a regional management role. The role will require a combination of skill set spanning strong technical financial accounting and a commercial understanding to support the regional operations. The interim nature of the role requires a candidate who is readily or immediately available to on-board with a willingness to partake in a six month contractual agreement.