Chief Financial Officer

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Salary : AED100000 - AED100000
Location : Dubai
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Description :

The Company

  • My client an established Financial Services Firm in Dubai is looking to hire a CFO who must have experience in both Financial Services and Real Estate in the UAE.

The Role

  • The CFO will provide overall direction and guidance to the operational activities of the Finance Unit. Supporting the Chief Executive and liaising with key stakeholders on matters of funding you will play a pivotal role in the strategic direction in terms of financial aspects and lead the team under to ensure the strategy is implemented.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads the budgeting and forecasting activities.
  • Participate in key decisions as a member of the executive management team
  • Maintain in-depth relations with all members of the management team
  • Manage the accounting, human resources, investor relations, legal and treasury departments
  • Oversee the financial operations of subsidiary companies and foreign operations
  • Manage any third parties to which functions have been outsourced
  • Oversee the company's transaction processing systems
  • Implement operational best practices
  • Supervise acquisition due diligence and negotiate acquisitions
  • Oversee the issuance of financial information
  • Report financial results to the board of directors
  • Understand and mitigate key elements of the company's risk profile
  • Monitor all open legal issues involving the company, and legal issues affecting the industry
  • Ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements
  • Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies
  • Report risk issues to the audit committee of the board of directors
  • Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and Participate in conference calls with the investment community
  • Represent the company with investment bankers and investors
  • Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information, including project accounting/costing.
  • Monitors and analyzes department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Support CEO with special projects and workflow process improvements.

Candidate Requirements

  • 15 years plus prior experience in Finance. (Experience in the Financial Services and Real Estate Industry is a must.)
  • Professional Accounting Qualification is a must - ideally ACA
  • Strong understanding of IFRS
  • A combination of Treasury, Accounting and Funding experience
  • Must have UAE work experience.
  • Creative and innovative ( must have the ability to think outside the box.
  • Proven track record of progressive responsible management positions including at least 5 years in an equivalent leadership position.
  • Credible leader in relationships with external stakeholders: banks, investors, financial press
  • Understands functions and responsibilities of the board of directors, ideally across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Ideally, experience of working with private equity stakeholders

Salary & Benefits

  • AED 100,000 per month

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Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)
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