Charterhouse are presently manging a search for a leading client within the Oil & Gas service sector. This company are in the process of looking to recruit a Regional Finance Manager, for their Dubai operation, which also acts as one of their global hubs from an operational and finance prospective.
About the role
The role will oversee all aspects of the financial accounting and operational controllership for the regional entity, within the global consolidation, whilst also taking ownership oversight of all areas within the accounting, financial management and management reporting space. Supporting the Group CFO, this role shall manage a team of accounting staff, whom oversee transactional accounting, within the group along with the reporting closure aligned to IFRS standards. The Finance Manager shall be responsible for all local and international statutory reporting whilst also being the liaison point for any internal and external audit requirements. This role will also involve a financial planning and analysis function; whereby a mechanism is in place to provide cost analysis, cash flow management, forecasting and the optimization of the working capital.
The successful candidate should be a seasoned professional with a Chartered Accountancy (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA) qualification. Candidates shall need to demonstrate at least ten years’ experience, post qualification, whilst ideally possessing expertise within an industrial or Oil & Gas related industry. The search criterion of technical proficiency, shall be assessed, in conjunction with a soft-skill set allowing for timely, accurate and proactive decision making with an ability and track record of managing team units internationally. This international dimension shall also require an element of travel which candidates need to be comfortable and aligned to.