Charterhouse is working with one of our leading client’s within the financial services sector. Our client is looking to hire a Manager of Business Finance, for the Islamic banking arm. This stable and growing organisation offers a unique and exciting opportunity to work within a strategic finance role geared heavily towards financial planning and business support.
About the role
Sat within the consumer banking and wealth management arm of the business, this role will take ownership of all financial reporting and policies to ensure a strong control and planning function across the operation. The role shall be strongly geared towards the development and roll out of management reporting capabilities to ensure accurate and robust financial information in the support of both functional and business reporting lines. You will provide strong and analytical based reporting tools whereby a capacity can be introduced and developed to provide the management within business support, analysis and data for cost control and forecasting. The role shall also extend to the delivery of revenue analysis to ensure a solid understanding of front office activity along with an ability to review expenditure and measure performance within the business channels.
The successful candidate should be a professionally qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA) with a minimum of 7 years’ experience within a financial reporting and management accounting type background. As a matter of necessity, the client will look to pinpoint a candidate whom can demonstrate a track record within banking operation coupled with a background within the UAE or GCC job market. Candidates shall be required to demonstrate excellent reporting based skills combined with an ability to undertake business partnership and stakeholder management in support of commercial decision making.