Finance Director

Robert Half


Ref: HP341-758

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The Company

Robert Half are working with a largely back family office newly setting up in Dubai, is looking to hire a Finance Director/CFO. The role reports to the Chairman of the family office, and is based in Dubai.

The Role

* Preparing and analyzing budgets
* Understanding and advising on compliance with statutory law and financial regulations
* Performing risk management by analyzing the organization's liabilities and investments
* Controlling and evaluating the organization's fundraising plans and capital structure
* Liaising with banks and setting up relations with banks in UAE and other GCC countries
* Work with bank compliance, organize process of accounts opening
* Cash flow management, payment control
* Manage and supervise audit
* Tax support and tax structuring
* Analyzing of complicated legal structures and cash flows from tax perspective
* Set up and oversee the company's finance IT system
* Tracking, reporting, and analyzing budget variances
* Reviewing the company's financial statements to ensure they are accurate
* Preparing month-end reports for management, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements
* Recommending changes in policies or procedures that will improve financial performance
* Forecasting future financial performance, including 3 forms of statements: profit and loss, balance sheets, and cash flow


The Candidate

* 5+ years of relevant work experience
* CPA, CA or ACCA is mandatory
* Strong leadership and organizational skills
* Excellent communication and people skills
* An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers
* Understanding of complex accounting issues such as purchase price allocations (M&A, JVs, etc.)
* Extended knowledge of corporate finance, understanding of such concepts as WACC, FCFF, APV, Project financing, JVs, etc.
* Wide knowledge of international taxation
* Working experience in BIG-4 company is a plus

Salary and Benefits

45,000-50,000 AED a month DOE, plus 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.

About the Company

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) is the world\'s first and largest specialized staffing firm and a member of the S&P 500 index. We are a global leader in professional staffing and consulting services and the parent company of Protiviti, a leading independent internal audit and business and technology risk consulting firm. For 2006, Robert Half International reported revenues of $4 billion and now has staffing and consulting operations in more than 400 locations worldwide.

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