Financial Controller

Dubai Permanent
  • Chance to join a globally renowned organisation
  • High visibility role

About Our Client

Our client is an internationally renowned body headquartered in the UAE.

Job Description

· Manage the internal financial control system and ensure smooth day-to-day running of the finance department

· Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements in terms of financial activities and reporting

· Monitor daily profitability and overhead spends - Ensure cost and budgetary control

· Lead budgeting & forecasting process - provide monthly MIS reports

· Liaising with external (suppliers, banks, auditors) and internal stakeholders (senior management, board members)

· Assisting in tax planning and prepare financial reports support corporate tax compliance

· Drive the investment function of the Company and the financial income

· Reviewing the cost base for possible reductions in operational costs on a continuous basis

· Assist the CFO in preparing reports for various committees and to the Board

· Participate in the overall process of management and decision making within the company in order to contribute to their long-term development

The Successful Applicant

· A Chartered Accountancy qualification + minimum 10 years of post-qualification

· Prior experience in an international set up or within the sports sector

· Advanced expertise in IFRS

· Carried out at least one ERP implementation

· Previous experience in managing the day-to-day running of a finance team of at least 5 individuals

· A 'can-do' attitude and be able exploit all available resources in order to find ways round obstacles

· Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

What's on Offer

The successful candidate for this role (based in Dubai), will be offered a highly competitive package, including long term financial incentives and other excellent benefits.

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