Chief Financial Officer, Riyadh

Salary : AED60000 - AED60000
Location : Riyadh
Post Date :

Description :

The Company

  • Our client, a leading international private equity fund, are looking for an experienced financial professional with 10+ years direct experience to lead the finance function of one of their Riyadh based portfolio companies.

The Role

  • The successful candidate is likely to have experience overseeing and managing a finance function of a growing business within the food supply chain, foodservice, or restaurants sectors within the middle east.
  • Experience in Saudi is preferable, whilst regional GCC experience would also be considered.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversight of accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting
  • Leading growth phase of portfolio company
  • Develop business planning processes, budgets, and other tools and systems to provide critical financial information to the CEO and the Board.
  • Make actionable recommendation on strategy and operations.
  • Design financial strategy of business, optimizing capital structure, company assets, and external sources/resources.
  • Design and implement reporting of reliable financial information to the board of directors.
  • Conduct analysis to improve key business focusing on cost controls and management of working capital management.
  • Implement and monitor ERP system, for optimisation of capital, inventory and operational costs.
  • Engage in evaluation and execution of organic and non-organic growth initiatives, including potential M&A activity.

Candidate Requirements

  • Senior finance professional with at least 10 years' experience
  • Preferably experience based in KSA, although relevant GCC exposure would be considered
  • Fluency in Arabic would be preferential, but not essential.
  • Experience in food supply chain, foodservice, or restaurant sectors
  • Willing and able to be based in Riyadh
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