Job description / Role
Charterhouse are partnering with a rapidly growing logistics organisation based in Dubai, who are looking to hire a new Head of Finance.
This newly created position will be working closely with the CEO, you will be responsible for driving operational and finance performance in the MENA region. You will oversee the transactional finance team whilst ensuring the budgeting, forecasting and management accounts are generated and reported to the CEO / senior leadership team. You will also be expected to implement new controls to assist in maximum efficiencies.
The successful candidate should be a qualified Accountant / finance leader who has a proven track record in implementing new strategies and should ideally come from a logistics / technology background. You should be a qualified Chartered Accountant and have the gravitas required to confidently business partner. You must have the ability to translate financial terminology to non-finance colleagues along with strong Middle-Eastern experience. This is an excellent position for a candidate ready to hit the ground running and help drive the business forward.
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.