Financial Controller - Saudi National

  • Location

    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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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

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Financial Controller to join a Global Consumer Goods organisation. The role offers the unique opportunity of managing and leading the end to end finance agenda and processes with a high level of autonomy, empowerment and accountability. The role will provide leadership across all functions with significant level of exposure to senior stakeholders, working closely with the senior management on both a local and global level. This role will offer a clear career progression path to Finance Director within 18 - 24 moths.

Applications will only be considered from Saudi Nationals

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Take a lead role in the development of finance strategy providing strong financial leadership to the Managing Director and senior management team to help drive, implement and deliver on strategic objectives, business plans and budgets.
  • Provide financial insight, quality analysis and commercial recommendations to support informed decision making.
  • Responsible for the quality of the financial reporting, both internal and external, in compliance with corporate policies and legal requirements.
  • Support the business decision process through pro-actively advising and engaging with the assigned leadership team on all finance related matters
  • Drive compliance with and implementation of all relevant finance policies, procedures and initiatives

Applications will only be considered from Saudi Nationals

The Person

  • Qualified Accountant (CPA, ACCA, CIMA) and/or Masters Degree in related field
  • 7 - 10 years PQE ideally gained within a matrix driven organisation ideally within a multinational organisation
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to convey a message that is understandable and relevant, linking business issues, financial results and strategy
  • Highly analytical, technically proficient and a confident financial management leader
  • Working knowledge of SAP would be advantageous

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