Assistant Finance Manager

Aspiriti Recruitment Group

Ref: KP633-466
Aspiriti Recruitment Group

The Role

The Role

To be based in Baghdad, Iraq

Our client is the global leader Media Services Group offering an integrated solution across core services such as strategic media planning, negotiation and execution and specialist services, which includes research and insights, digital solutions, sports and entertainment sponsorship consultancy, content creation and brand-driven creative campaigns. Over the years, they have become a global company serving customers across a range of industries in more than 115 countries, with a significant presence in every major market.

They are now looking for a qualified and experienced Iraqi national to work as Assistant Finance Manager with extensive exposure in Finance, Accounts and Audit.

Job Overview:

• Maintaining and closing the consolidated books on a monthly basis and delivering consolidated financial statements that are in compliance with the Reporting Standards.
• Operations Review: Identification of areas for cost reductions and operational improvements, annual budget process, periodic forecasting, and periodic analysis of operations performance.
• Providing an interpretation of financial information.
• Monitoring cash flows and using the same to predict future financial trends.
• Formulating strategies to be used in the long-term financial plans for a business entity.
• Developing management mechanism in the finances department for purposes of minimizing the financial risks.
• Managing the accounting and monitoring systems for the company’s finances.
• Working with auditors.
• Proposing and implementing improvements in accounting and reporting systems along with internal controls to facilitate accurate and timely reporting.
• Assisting with ongoing compliance efforts.
• Developing good working relationships with professionals such as bankers, auditors or statutory organizations for the benefit of the firm.
• Managing the relationships with banks and overseeing all banking finance



Skills and Qualifications:

• Minimum 5 years of relevant experience, with a year of hands-on Auditing exposure from BIG 4 is required.
• Must be Iraqi national.
• Finance or Accounting degree is required / CA, CPA, CMA, ACCA or equivalent is attractive.
• Strong experience in financial statements, analysis, reporting and bank finance are essential.
• Have a flare for numbers, work well with people, aggressively anticipate impacts of workload/issues to team deadlines and have a very positive work attitude.
• Strong organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills.
• Self-motivated to learn new concepts and participate in new projects
• Exceptional interpersonal and analytical skills.
Superior Level Communication skills.

About the Company

About the Company

Aspiriti Recruitment is the leading automotive and transport (bus and rail) industry recruitment specialistfocusing on the Middle East, African and European markets.

Founded in 2002, Aspiriti has strategically based offices in Dubai and Malta. We partner with clients to assist them to achieve their organisational goals through the sourcing of outstanding talent for their business and with candidates to help them find their right next career move.

At Aspiriti, if your business or career has anything to do with wheels then we are your recruitment partner! Our core expertise are within the following industries:

• Motor vehicle and motorcycle dealerships
• Truck and commercial vehicle dealerships
• Fleet management and car rental companies
• Commercial vehicle importers and distributors
• Motor vehicle importers and distributors
• General automotive companies associated with either sales, service or parts
• Heavy Equipment importers and distributors
• Bus transport companies
• Rail, Metro, Tram and Infrastructure

Let the team at Aspiriti help you to achieve your aspirations!
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