Ref: GP340-2694

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The Company:

Quest Search and Selection are partnered with a large investment company and are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Finance Manager to oversee the financial operations of our client's organization.

Role Overview:

The ideal candidate should possess comprehensive knowledge of accounting principles, tax laws and financial regulations specific to UAE market. As a key member of their senior team you will be responsible for managing financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting and ensuring compliance with international standards.

Key Responsibilities:

* Hands-on experience with accounting operations, financial reporting (IFRS), book closing.
* procedures (monthly and yearly), budgeting, and forecasting.
* Develop budgets, make financial decisions, and allocate resources in alignment with organizational policies and procedures and mentor other finance and accounting professionals, providing guidance and support as needed.
* Maintain meticulous records for financial analysis, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
* Stay updated on current regulations, tax laws, and accounting practices relevant to the U.A.E. market.
* Provide training to new and existing team members to enhance their financial acumen.
* Oversee periodic analytical and reporting activities, presenting findings to senior management.
* Advise the General Manager on financial management matters, offering strategic insights a recommendations.
* Manage monthly and yearly financial statements and budgets, conducting monthly and quarterly forecasting and variance analysis.
* Monitor the financial performance of properties to ensure profitability and adherence to budget targets.
* Update property records for existing and potential tenants, maintaining accurate financial data.
* Analyze and interpret financial data to prepare reports, financial statements, and presentations for stakeholders.
* Prepare schedules, budgets, and forecasts to support decision-making processes.
* Proficient in using accounting software packages, particularly Excel, for financial projections and forecasting.
* Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint, to facilitate communication and reporting.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Key Requirements:

* Chartered Accountant qualification, preferably with ICA certification.
* Expertise in U.A.E. tax laws and regulations, as well as familiarity with Central Bank guidelines.
* In-depth understanding of IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) and proficient in accounting practices.
* Minimum of 5+ years of experience as Head of Finance or similar leadership roles.
* Preferably ICA qualified to enhance credibility and proficiency.

About the Company

Quest Search & Selection is a specialist recruitment consultancy with over 20 years' experience in sourcing the world's best candidates for the global Retail, FMCG and Hospitality sectors.

With offices in the UK & Dubai, we have an international presence and a global reach. Our recruiters place candidates locally and internationally for a wide variety of roles focusing on the following areas:

Retail Buying & Merchandising, E-commerce & Digital, Food & Beverage, Hotels, Hospitality & Operations, Retail Stores & Operations, HR & Recruitment, Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Technical and New Product Development.

We work in partnership with our clients who range from famous international brands within the Retail, Restaurant, Hotel and Consumer products space. Our reputation is built on our in-depth understanding of the industry and our consultants' skill, knowledge and passion for their sectors.

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