Our client is looking for an experienced Consulting, Finance & Accounting – Director (Riyadh/Dubai) located in KSA, Qatar, or the UAE. Applicants from Europe willing to relocate to the GCC region are welcome.
Job Description & Summary
A career in Finance Consulting services will provide the opportunity to work alongside CEOs, CFOs, controllers, and treasurers to optimize the structure of their finance functions and improve their contribution to the business. We support our clients by addressing the challenges of achieving appropriate standards of control, efficient back office opportunities, and support to the business through insight and challenge.
Business Unit and Role Overview
You will be working within the Finance & Accounting Consulting team, which provides advisory services focused on the CFO agenda. The team works across a broad range of industries and delivers projects throughout the Middle East region. The work we typically undertake includes:
Defining Finance Function Strategy and designing the Finance Function operating model
Designing Organisation Structure for Finance
Developing Finance Policies and Processes
Designing Costing and Enterprise Performance Management
As a competency, you will support multiple Industry Verticals. However, we expect you to bring expertise in Industrial Products, Telecom, Financial Sector, Oil and Gas, or Government Sector.
MBA, MSc, and CPA certification with strong knowledge in IFRS and IPSAS.
Bachelors Degree in Finance, or Accounting
Years of Exp
10+ years of experience working with a Consulting firm in Finance and Accounting practice in the Middle East. Preferably with 5 years of experience in the KSA.
7 years of experience in managing, supervising, and coaching teams
Worked on finance and accounting transformation projects including finance, budgeting, costing, accounting, fixed assets, treasury, revenue management, and systems.
Led many projects to build a finance operating model, governance, a delegation of authorities, processes, policies, and controls.
Flexible and willing to travel between KSA, UAE, and Qatar up to 80% of the time with the ability to obtain all travel requirements.
Ability to identify, prepare and participate in proposals and projects. Also being active in the market and building relationships to grow the business
Demonstrates strong commitment to personal learning and business growth.
Strong management skills to lead teams, delegate appropriately, mentor, review performance, and counsel employees
Strong stakeholders management and client connections skills
Disclaimer: HAX consulting or the poster of the job are not in control of the hiring process for this role, the job owner (partner) is in charge of the hiring process and will shortlist the ideal candidate accordingly.