Our client is a well-established regional conglomerate and as part of their recent restructuring we are recruiting a senior level Chief Financial Officer, reporting to the Chairman to join their Abu Dhabi head office to establish a new financial organisation structure, develop strategies and business processes to increase revenue and profit and reduce operating costs; implement financial control and governance framework; implement standardized financial and reporting processes through all business units and overseeing financial and taxation reporting to IFRS standards.
Manage a capital budget and lead business planning initiatives related to pricing, analytics, investments and working capital to improve margins and identity new business growth opportunities.
Essential Skills & Experience Required
15+ years in strategic financial annual planning and management with a minimum of 5 years’ in a finance director or CFO role in the Gulf.
Chartered Accountancy is mandatory
Currently living in the Gulf region, preference will be given to candidates living in the United Arab Emirates.
Fluency in English – must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.