Our Client: A leading organization with width and depth across the MENA region is looking for a seasoned professional to join their finance team.
Your Role: You would play a major role in supporting the Chief Financial Officer in the creation and enhancement of shareholder value through the development and execution of business strategies. Managing a highly diverse team of finance professionals you would develop and monitor the capital expenditure, prepare the financial budgets for presenting to the leadership team. Deep dive into the financial planning, due diligence for any major projects, acquisitions, launches, capacity enhancement etc. You need to have prior experience in the consumer goods / hospitality or retail industry, preferably should have worked on a revenue management role at some point of your career...developing a deep insight into the operational side of the business. The need of the hour is an individual who has an entrepreneurial mind-set, has strategic content with excellent executional capabilities. This is an exceptional role with high internal and external visibility to the executive team and all areas of the business.
Must Have: 15 +years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting/Business CPA/ CA desirable. Crisp and effective communicator with the ability to take unpopular decisions for the greater business objective and still carry the team with you. We need the person to hit the ground running as there is no time for a learning curve. Fluency in English and Arabic is an absolute must have.
Managing Expectations: At Mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholders clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be delay in us responding to you but respond we will. Look forward to a long term relationship. ….Mindfield.. making a difference