CFO


Salary:

AED55000 - 70000 / month

Location:

Abu Dhabi

Date posted:

5th March 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

65500-0010879229

Staffing area:

Finance & Accounting


Description

The Company
Our client is an international business, front runners in their line of business with interests all around the world. They are now looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join their team in Abu Dhabi. The successful candidate should have international experience and has to be CA/ACCA/CPA qualified, and preferably be based in the UAE already.


Purpose of the role
* Responsible for and leads annual and quarterly consolidation and financial reporting of the Client and its subsidiaries
* Responsible for determining and implementing IFRS compliant accounting policies
* Participates with IT and provide leadership on projects affecting accounting and financial reporting
* Participates with IT and provide leadership on projects affecting accounting and financial reporting
* Provide leadership for accurate, efficient and cost effective transaction processing for HQ
* Responsible for the maintenance of an effective groupwide financial control environment
* Responsible for determining and maintaining the relationship with external auditors


Key Responsibilities
* Oversees all aspects of the accounting and control functions and ensures that all regulatory financial requirements are complied with in an effective and efficient way
* Manages consolidation and integration frameworks and prepares communications
* Supervises the submission of monthly/quarterly financial reporting packs from all the business unites including certifications of accuracy and absence of fraud
* Oversees the information flow and directs the disclosure of contingent liabilities and capital commitments and other notes to the financial statements
* Provides IFRS technical support across the Group
* Coordinates with legal, treasury and auditors
* Assist the Client's Portfolio team on accounting matters relating to M&A activity when required
* Supports integration of new subsidiaries and reviews accounting and systems processes in each new subsidiary
* Provides effective leadership for the corporate accounting team and the controllers in all the subsidiaries
* Monitors transactional accounting of the corporate office (e.g payroll, expense reimbursement, accounts payable)


Qualifications, Experience and Skills
Essential:
* Bachelor's Degree and certification as a CA/CPA/ACCA
* 10-20 years' of experience at a managerial level required
* Detailed IFRS knowledge
Preferred:
* Experience in working in an international company with subsidiaries in different countries/geographies
* Knowledge of an exposure to international tax regimes


Salary & Benefits
* This role can pay 55-70k all inclusive (basic, allowances) and the Client offers family status (medical, flights).



Dubai

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)
Gate Village 1, Level 1, Office Unit 104, P.O. Box 482100
Dubai
+971 (0) 4 382 6700
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