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Robert Half International UAE
in Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 May 20
Negotiable
Robert Half International UAE
in Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 May 20
Negotiable
My client is a global powerhouse within the utilities space is looking to recruit a Financial Controller for their Middle East operation. This role is exclusive to Robert Half.

The Role

The Financial Controller will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures.

Directly reporting to the Chief Financial Officer the job responsibilities will include but not limited to;

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems
  • Manage daily cash flow and trade finance activities manage daily communication with lenders
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements, plan and support month end and year-end close processes
  • Manage the accuracy and productivity of day to day activities of accounts payable, cash disbursements, customer credits and collections, payroll, fixed asset records, general and entity accounting
  • Safeguard assets and assure accurate and timely recording of all transactions by implementing disciplines of controls and checks across all departments
  • Manage and comply with statutory reporting requirements and VAT filings
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, and invoicing, create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends and financial forecasts
  • Supervise and manage the finance team

The Candidate

  • Track record of developing teams and ability to lead a team in a dynamic environment, managing multiple and ever-changing priorities while consistently meeting tight deadlines
  • Continuous Improvement mind-set - ability and understanding to evaluate the policies and procedures within the business
  • Works collaboratively with other departments and is a team player
  • Capable of building relationships and influencing a variety of stakeholders
  • CA/ACA/ACCA qualified, or equivalent essential
  • Previous experience in commodity trading / supply chain / logistics is essential
  • Solid experience coordinating audit activities and managing reporting, budget development and analysis, accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, payroll, and accounting for investments
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Group accounting with multi-site, multi-currency experience
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

The Company

My client a global powerhouse within the Utilities space is looking to recruit a Financial Controller for their ME operation. This role is exclusive to Robert Half

Salary and Benefits

40,000 - 50,000aed per month DOE

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