Finance Director - Saudi National

  • Location

    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

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  • Salary:

    Excellent plus bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Scott Fisher

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Applications will only be considered from Saudi Nationals

The Finance Director will act as the Business Partner to the CEO with a key focus on growing the business without compromising on the controls & compliance. Heading up the finance function, this role is responsible for the creation of a best in class finance function and assumes overall responsibility for all matters relating to Accounting, Strategy, Reporting and Stakeholder Management. This is an exciting opportunity to lead the company's financial and administrative activities including its challenges and strategies along with an opportunity to influence decision-making across the organisation.

The Role

Applications will only be considered from Saudi Nationals

  • Support the CEO in developing the local strategy by providing recommendations to strategically enhance financial and operational performance
  • Take overall control of the company's accounting function and oversee the entiy's cahflow
  • Contribute fully to the development of company strategy across all areas of the business, challenging assumptions and decision-making as appropriate and providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers
  • Ensure that company financial systems are robust, compliant and support current activities and future growth
  • Implement operational best practices, processes and procedures

The Person

Applications will only be considered from Saudi Nationals

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or a finance discipline and/or MBA
  • Professional Accounting Qualification: ACA, CPA, CMA, ACCA, CIMA
  • At least 10 year's progressive finance leadership experience in a fast paced commercial organisation
  • Ability to think strategically but have a hands-on pragmatic approach to implementation.
  • Outstanding commercial and strategic awareness and acumen with proven leadership capability, inspiring teams and building strong internal and external business relationships
  • Proficiency in business process leadership; being able to drive project plans from planning process, implementation and communication
  • Fluent Arabic and English language skills

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