Job description / Role
Charterhouse is currently working with a leading law firm who are looking to hire a new Finance Manager to head up their Dubai based operation.
You will be joining a well-established firm with a great senior leadership team, who have an excellent reputation for career progression as well as a great company culture which shows in the day to day environment in the office.
This role requires all-around commercial finance skills from budgeting and forecasting to accruals / prepayments. You will lead the transactional side of the finance team and assist secretaries in the billing process. To ensure that the firm stays ahead of the market, you will liaise with the global commercial finance team on local pricing as well as the regional roll out of new pricing schemes.
The successful candidate should be a qualified Accountant and ideally have experience of using the 3E system. You should have strong legal finance experience within the UAE and as well as the ability to confidently lead a small team. You should also have the commercial awareness to understand the dynamics of how a top professional services firm operates and how the finance team assist in helping drive the performance.
About the Company
The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.
Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.