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Job Title: CFO
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, Dubai
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q100118
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2016 11:40

Job Description

A rapidly expanding business is looking for an experienced CFO to oversee all financial aspects of business and drive the company's financial strategy and planning.

A CFO is a reliable professional with broad knowledge to all accounting, financial and business principles. They are strategic thinkers and effective leaders who can make the most profitable decisions.

Job Role:

  • Oversee all aspects of the finance function
  • Provide critical financial information and insights to the owners and business units
  • Ensure compliance with all accounting standards
  • Promote a culture that reflects organizational values, encourages excellence
  • Ensure efficient performance
  • Build reputation of the group amongst relevant external stakeholders
  • Support and guide the CEO and other business division VPs to achieve overall business plans.
  • Plan the requirements of additional funding required to grow the business
  • Provide critical financial and operational information to the CEO, board or other BUs and make actionable recommendations on both strategy and operations
  • Lead Accounting, Management Reporting and Treasury divisions to ensure efficient performance
  • Lead the annual business planning and budgeting process for the group
  • Oversee and manage the professional development and productivity of all staff members to ensure proper goals, training, professional development requirements are met
  • Identify potential risks to the group and ensure that adequate measures are taken to mitigate the same
  • Project a favourable image of the company to external stakeholders (e.g., to suppliers, banks etc.)


  • Bachelor's degree or a combination of equivalent education and experience
  • Must have UAE experience
  • Strong background experience within retail industry
  • Strong manager, leader and team motivator, able to build collaborative and cohesive teams
  • Proven ability to form strong business partnerships
  • Passion for delivering results through people
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, results driven environment
  • Demonstrates leadership qualities through high levels of integrity, confidentiality and professionalism
  • Strong presentation and communication skills with the ability to work with all grades within the business

This job is based in Dubai. Salary ranges from AED 55,000 - 65,000, depending on experience. Additionally, an opportunity to grow one's career within a well-established business awaits you. If you find this opportunity interesting, please click the apply button.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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