Charterhouse are working with an international client, within the Oil & Gas services sector whose regional (MENA) operation is headquartered out of Jebel Ali. Their UAE operation provides both operational and financial support, to the regional business, including client relationship management to allow for adequate collection controls. Our client is looking to hire a strong, diligent and process driven Senior Accountant to oversee their receivables accounting whilst managing the collections function within the MENA market.
About the role
This role will involve a candidate who is capable of managing debtor controllership and credit lines whilst also being able to develop strong customer relationship to allow for efficient, timely and contractually aligned receivables management. In conjunction, this role shall also include areas of accounting spanning invoicing, inventory controls and fixed assets register.
The nature of the industry and customer base presents a varied and on-going challenge to achieve collection & cash flow targets. Thus, the client will look for a candidate with very strong personality and commercial traits; whereby clear plans and follow-up mechanism can be set and introduced to improve the collection ratios whilst reducing the ageing debtor profile. The successful candidate will be expected and willing to travel, on a regular basis, across the client base within the MENA. This is designed to complement the overall strategy of client partnership, customer relationship management to manage and influence strong credit controls and collections practice.