Regional Financial Controller

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Dubai

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We are looking for an experienced Financial Controller, or Comptroller, to undertake all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as the development of internal control policies and procedures. Finance controller responsibilities will also include financial risk management.Responsibilities of Financial Controller

  • The Financial Controller will support the MENA and Asia Pacific Regional Managers
  • Proactively participate in decision making and offer solutions/recommendations to operations for cost controls and improvement of processes, procedures, operations, and profitability
  • Support the Regional Managers with budgeting and forecasting processes and procedures
  • Monitor/control budgets and expenditure and variance analysis
  • Prepare and consolidate financial statements, management reports, and KPI’s
  • Supervise and support all audit procedures by liaising with auditors. Comply with reporting requirements and prepare audit packs for statutory accounts
  • Ensure internal controls are consistent and comply with standard procedures for recording all business transactions and other finance and accounting activities
  • Support the supply chain team with fixed asset and inventory reporting requirements
  • Management of all local legal entity and branch structures, support the preparation of information for trading entities and positioning, and ensure necessary tax filings are carried out when required
  • Support Group banking and AP process for MENA and the Asia Pacific regions, including approving bank transactions and payments
  • Manage, support, and supervise finance and accounting team
  • Support integration process and activities as needed. Support process to decentralize finance reporting processes.
  • Oversee ad hoc projects such as financing and M&A’s as they are carried out

The Successful Applicant for Financial Controller position

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in a similar or progressively senior-level finance or accounting position, preferably within the same industry – Oil and gas
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Holds a degree in Accounting/Business/ related area
  • Experience with statutory reporting and well versed with latest reporting standards and statement preparation
  • Strong leadership acumen and team-management experience
  • Exceptional financial, analytical, and comprehensive skills
  • Able to make decisions, identify problems, and proactively come up with solutions
  • Strong verbal and written English skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage expectations and meet deadlines
  • Reliable and dependable

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: AED20,000.00 – AED27,000.00 per month


  • Accounting: 10 years (Required)

Work Remotely:

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place