Finance and Admin Controller

ManpowerGroup Middle East


Ref: HP647-3053

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Description
We are looking for a Finance & Admin Controller that will join the "Finance Department" of My client to be based in Doha Qatar.

The Finance & Admin Controller is involved in the financial and accounting activities of the local subsidiary in order to guarantee and optimize the project's financial performance and competitiveness to meet the needs of the In Service Support (ISS) Program after vessels delivery, based on HQ needs.

In addition, the Finance & Admin Controller that has the responsibility to oversee the economic margin of the project, controlling the cost progress, evaluating events impacting on it and identifying the differences with the cost estimation of all the activities.

This is a full-time on-site role based in Doha.

The resource is expected to contribute to the growth of the organization capabilities and be part of the broader Finance team, to support improvement of processes and procedures.

Key Accountability and Activities
- Implementation of financial accounting
- Supporting monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
- Cost accounting and controlling tasks
- Monitoring liquidity and budgeting, supporting treasury related activities and cash flow
- Financial analyses and preparation of management reports
- Contact person for tax consultants, auditors and internal departments
- Optimization of financial processes and adherence to compliance guidelines
- Interact with PM Team assessing the economic and financial risks of the project
- Liaise with the Procurement function in the supervision of the supplier for the Shipyard and their costs
- Coordinate project control activities, verifying and analyzing monthly deviations and proposing corrective actions


- Bachelor or Masters' Degree in economics or finance
- At least 5 Years of proven experience in Finance Department (experience shipbuilding or naval industries would be a plus)
- Strong knowledge of Qatari regulation
- Knowledge of SAP and Office programs
- Interpersonal and communicational skills
- Planning abilities in order to ensure the targets are met
- Analytical and proactive approach
- Previous experience in working in an international environment
- Fluent knowledge of English (both speaking and writing)
- Arabic knowledge (both speaking and writing) is not mandatory but is considered as a plus

About the Company

We lead in the creation and delivery of innovative workforce solutions and services that enable our clients to win in the changing world of work.

ManpowerGroup powers the success of many of the world's most dynamic organizations. We deliver innovative workforce solutions that enhance competitiveness, increase efficiency and spur productivity. Combining global reach with local expertise - 3600 offices in over 80 countries - we know the changing world of work and bring a deep understanding of the companies we work for and the industries we service.

ManpowerGroup entered the Middle East in December 2007 after acquiring local company Clarendon Parker, thus bringing 15 years in-depth local knowledge combined with a global footprint and industry shaping expertise and thought leadership. Manpower Middle East supports clients in the Middle East and North Africa regions. Our business is aligned to key skill specializations to ensure our clients requirements are met by expert and knowledgeable consultants that understand your industry and role requirement.

Our consultants are experts in finding the right talent across all industries in a broad-range of occupations including:

  • IT & Telecommunications
  • Engineering & Construction, Oil & Gas
  • Banking, Finance & Legal
  • Sales & Business Development
  • Marketing, Public Relations & Communications
  • Human Resources & Training
  • Customer & Support Services (Secretarial and Administrative)
  • Operational, Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Executive Recruitment
  • Emiratization Solutions
  • Recruitment Program Outsourcing Solutions
  • Managed Service Provider Solutions
  • Talent Based Outsourcing Solutions
  • Outsourced Staffing Solutions

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