Our client is seeking a highly skilled Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with a demonstrable track record within the Property Development and Real Estate sectors.
About the role
The role reports direct to the CEO whilst taking ownership of all functions within areas of financial management, accounting and control and strategic growth.
Leading a team solid team this CFO mandate will work extensively to manage the budget process along with the cash flow management and financing aspects. You will deliver a sound and robust operational finance platform coupled with an ability to undertake strong analysis and appraisals linked to future projects and developments. This role will also act as a catalyst with external partners to secure funding and corporate financing opportunities.
The successful candidate should be a professionally qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CPA) from a western affiliated body. You should possess a solid understanding of regional dynamics to allow a strong advisory dimension to be added to the department capability. You should have a minimum of 15 years post qualified experience and it is essential you have the ability to liaise and influence at a senior level. Arabic would be highly advantageous.