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Ref No.: 14-01273
Location: Dubai AE
Position Type:Direct
Experience Level: 11 Years
Start Date: 01/10/2014
Job Purpose: Direct and control Business Unit financial controls, financial procedures, financial policies and reporting in accordance to corporate finance guidelines and strategy.

Prinicipal Accountabilities:
  1. Direct the financial procedure and controls as set by Group Corporate Finance to ensure its implementation, and to report the possible risks and opportunities.
  2. Review financial commitments with customers or suppliers, identify the compliance and report accordingly to ensure that company guidelines are followed and controls are maintained that will protect company financial position.
  3. Review the Business Unit data in relation to budget to ensure wheteher such data can be relied on in preparation of the budgeted financial statements in accordance to corporate finance guidelines and policies.
  4. Review the Business Unit performance and issue financial reports to ensure al critical matters have been raised and assess Business Unit action.
  5. Supervise and sign financial transactions in relation to Accounts to ensure compliance to corporate financial guidelines.
  6. Analyze and report financial data of feasibility studies of the new investments scheme and expansion of existing business line for Auto/Trading BU to ensure investment risks are highlighted and major financial indicators are reported according to the company financial guidelines.
  7. Set up task schedules for all the Business Unit finance team in coordination with Corporate Finance to ensure work is carried efficiently and effectively.
  8. Conduct investigations of any irregularities in Busines Unit and report the final results to Corporate Finance to address any discrepancies and take corrective action as needed.
  9. Address the requests relating to other shared services (IT,HR,Legal) to ensure transactions are carried on time and in smooth manner.
  10. Assist Corporate Finance in carrying out special assignments relating to Business Unit to ensure that controls are in place and business progress effectively.
  11. Liaison with External Auditor and providing them with the required financial data and anlysis to ensure on time finalization of financial reports.
  12. Actively participate in various Business Unit matters in an efficient manner aimed at giving opinion in accordance to Corporate Finance guidelines and strategy.
Minimum Requirement:
  • University Degree in Accounting with minimum 13 years experience out of which 5 years in a managerial position in Auto/Trading business.
  • Strong experience in operational and financial risks, risks analysis, risks management, controls, policies and procedures, budgets, IFRS, reports.
  • Demonstrate abilities in working in a team, problem solver, staff motivator and disciplined characteristics.
  • The ability to lead a team, can work in a higly demanding environment.
  • IT literacy, Accounting System particularly Oracle System and Microsoft knowledge.
  • English Language proficiency.