Chief Financial Officer / CFO

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 18 Mar 18 2018-03-18

Chief Financial Officer / CFO

Please note that this is an exclusive role.

Swisslinx Executive Search has been mandated to source an experienced CFO for our prestigious client, a UAE government entity. This role will be permanently based in Dubai but will include travel to Abu Dhabi when needed.

In this key position, you will be one of the first hires for this new entity, responsible for setting up the Finance function. Reporting to the CEO, you will head and lead all aspects of the Finance function, including setting up a team of your own.

Strong preference will be given to candidates from a banking or insurance / broker background.

To be considered for this role, you must have:

• Currently at CFO / Director level
• 10+ years' experience leading a finance function
• Strong experience with treasury management, capital, large amounts of liquidity
• Background ideally from: insurance brokers, insurance, banking, financial services
• Certified ACCA or equivalent
• Strong communication skills

To round off your profile, you will be a result-driven professional and exceptional team-player.

Our client offers the right individual a possibility to become a key member in the company management, an attractive package and long term professional stability.

In this role, you must be self-confident, committed and enthusiastic, with the ability to work and represent the company at the highest standard. In turn, our offers a fantastic career opportunity and development, competitive remuneration, and a chance to work within an international and high-level team.