Naouri Group is looking for a Financial Manager with extensive accounting and finance experience in a leading firm to lead the finance functions of the accounting Department. The Financail Manager will be reporting directly to the CFO of the, ensuring that the company follows sound and consistent finance processes, embeds an atmosphere of consistent improvement and following leading practices, and that strong financial controls are in place to protect the company’s interest.
Job experience and competency requirements:
Undergraduate degree in Finance or Accounting. Postgraduate degrees are a plus
Professional Accounting Title is a big plus (CA, CPA, CMA)
Ten years demonstrated financial leadership experience in a large travel and tourism organization or in Big Four companies.
Extensive experience with strategic financial planning, forecasting, business planning, budgeting, accounting systems, and cost control principles gained through a progressive financial career
Knowledge in the travel and tourism industry is preferable
High proficiency level in both Arabic and English languages
Exceptional analytical and business skills to deal with the complexities of a large organization
High proficiency level in Microsoft Office applications, especially Microsoft Excel
In-depth knowledge in using ERP systems. Knowledge in using SAP is a plus.
Knowledge of financial laws and corporate regulations in addition to in-depth knowledge of IFRS
Strong knowledge in tax and social security laws and regulations and their applications
Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong relationships
Excellent executive level presentation abilities
Excellent communication skills
Strong business planning and implementation skills
High level of integrity, confidentiality and accountability
Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
Sense of diplomacy, negotiation and conflict resolution skills