FP&A Implementation Manager

United Arab Emirates Permanent
  • Opportunity to set up an FP&A function
  • Opportunity to lead a group-wide ERP implementation

About Our Client

With over 10 legal entities under the group, our client produces building materials for all major property and construction projects across the region. They are looking to expand their planning and analysis function and hire a Senior manager to orchestrate a change.

Job Description

ERP Implementation

  • Implement a company-wide financial planning tool currently in the vendor selection stage
  • Participate in the development and implementation of new reporting tools and administer those tools going forward (i.e. Tableau)
  • Act as a subject matter expert, applying FP&A and data analysis best practices to meet goals and objectives

Financial planning & analysis

  • Manage the recurring forecasting and FP&A business processes and make appropriate recommendations for automating time-consuming data retrieval tasks via reports & dashboards
  • Liaise with the leadership team to formulate the business's medium to long term financial and strategic plan
  • Deliver competitor analysis, market trends and associated commentary to the Leadership team
  • Support corporate consolidation analyses and reporting, including annual corporate budgeting process
  • Perform periodical or ad hoc financial data analysis, queries, reconciliations and reports as needed from the senior management or to satisfy audit requests

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for this role will posses

  • A Chartered Accountant with a bachelor's in Business, Accounting, or Finance, Information Systems, or a combination.
  • 6+ years experience in an FP&A or a Finance Business partner role
  • System implementation experience in a MUST
  • Experience with other financial planning tools such as Hyperion, Essbase, TM1, Cognos, Adaptive, is a plus
  • A value-add to the business with a commercial acumen, and the energy to strive for continuous improvement/best practice in a collaborative environment.

What's on Offer

The successful candidate for this role will be offered a competitive monthly salary, all-inclusive of basic, housing and transport allowances. Additionally, he/she will receive a bonus, medical insurance. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced FP&A professional to build a team and lead a group-wide implementation

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