Our client is one of the largest and most prestigious entities in Dubai, with a core vision to drive the future of finance. We have an exciting opportunity for a UAE National to spearhead a team as the VP of Finance.

Responsibilities;

Financial reporting:
• Preparing the financial statements
• Preparing the consolidation working for all entities in compliance with IFRS (P&L and BS)
• Ensure that all accounting policies are in compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards
• Controlling and review the General ledger and trial balance

Tax reporting:
• Ensure VAT reports are submitted to FTA each month
• Reconcile the VAT output with customer invoices raised during the month

Valuation, Investments & Borrowings:
• Review and analyze the fair valuation of properties including assumptions such as yield & cap rates/ market comparisons/ recent trends
• Review and advise on the potential new investments (carefully analyzing rate of return, yield to maturity, pay back period etc)
• Periodically monitor the investments (return & principal) and advise management accordingly
• Review, analyze and recommend different borrowing options

Month end activities:
• Ensure all accounting entries are posted timely for all finance modules (AR/ AP/ Fixed Assets/ Treasury) before month end reporting
• Ensure all due invoices are raised to customers, collections are posted for all customers, all banks are reconciled, payments and accruals are posted
• Payroll processing – make sure to process the payroll timely and arrange necessary funds. Ensure that all relevant accounting entries are posted correctly

Review, Analysis and Approvals:
• Revenue analysis by contract each month and ensure correct revenue is posted for each contract and rental object
• Review, analyze the costs or agreements and provide financial insights/ necessary recommendations
• Co-ordinate with Key stakeholders, Auditors – external/ internal/ FAA, Bankers, Government authorities etc.

ERP Knowledge:
• Knowledge of SAP is must

Requirements;

• Must be UAE National with family book
• 8-10 years experience within Finance/ Accounting
• Bachelors degree in Accounting/ Finance is preferred
• Proven leadership skills and experienced
• Excellent communication skills and able to present information