CFO - Chief Financial Officer

Robert Half

UAE

Ref: HP341-809

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The Company

Robert Half are exclusively working with a Hedge Fund/Family Office Consultant who are moving their head office to the DIFC from New York. This Firm is a leading provider of risk, analytics, and trading solutions, is searching for an experienced CFO to join our growing team of professionals. Founded in early 2000's with the goal of delivering the same sophisticated risk management and analytics used by the largest banks to all market participants.

The Role

* Develop, and implement the organization's finances and performance
* Responsible for cash management, investments, insurance, budgeting, and financial reporting, helping to drive the company's financial strategy and hiring needs
* As a consultant, you will work with our Hedge Fund and Family Office clients to provide expert advice
* Having previously served in this leadership role, you have specific, hands-on experience developing, implementing, and managing the day-to-day accounting and finance functions for a leading Hedge Fund or Family Office
* Provide advice and guidance to Arootah clients who seek help with their financial and accounting operations and oversight
* This will involve consulting to some of the leading Hedge Funds and Family Offices in the world and sharing your experience as a CFO in helping clients with:
* Best practice reviews
* Developing realistic and effective action plans
* Breaking apart goals into actionable steps
* Advising on vendor selection and oversight
* Creating and implementing policies, procedures, and control measures
* Evaluating each client's advancement toward goal actualization through key performance indicators (KPIs) and scoring matrice

Requirements

The Candidate

* Master's degree in accounting, business accounting, or finance
* 5 - 10 years' experience with global financial software company
* Leadership skills, with steadfast resolve and personal integrity
* Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
* Understanding of advanced accounting, regulatory issues, and tax planning
* CPA required

Salary and Benefits

Competitive salary and company benefits

Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. Pay and salary ranges are dependent upon experience, qualifications and training. If you wish to apply, please read our Privacy Notice describing how we may process, disclose and store your personal data.

About the Company

Founded in 1948, Robert Half has a long history of connecting opportunities at great companies with highly skilled jobseekers. Bolstered by the strength of our brand, our people, our technology and our professional business model, we find meaningful and exciting employment for the people we place and provide clients access to the specialised talent they need to help grow their businesses.

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CFO salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 52,000

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