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Head of Finance

Quest Search & Selection


Ref: GP340-2086

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time


* Managing the financial reporting for the organisation. This includes monthly financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, 5 year financial plans and all statutory financial reporting
* Forecasting financial results and creating forecasting models
* Managing and overseeing the cash flow of the company and ensuring it has the appropriate treasury controls
* Recommending cost reduction strategies and evaluating and initiating investments
* Overseeing the budgets, allocate resources and manage cash flows
* Conduct profit and cost analyses
* Ensure all accounting activities and internal audits comply with financial regulations
* Overseeing Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Tax, Treasury, Payroll, Financial and Management Accounting functions


* The ideal candidate should have experience in providing strategic and financial guidance to ensure that the company's financial commitments are met


* Proven experience as a Head of Finance or a similar position
* In-depth understanding of cash flow management and bank reconciliation
* Hands-on experience with cash flows, treasury, FP&A and P&L
* Understanding of CAPEX, customs and duty, VAT/TAX
* Solid understanding of financial management and accounting
* Ability to collaborate with upper management to organize, plan and achieve company financial goals
* Advanced computer software skills, including Excel and financial reporting software

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.

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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AED 41,000

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