• Built Environment
  • UAE
  • This position has been filled

Chad Harrison International

CHI is working with a major industrial minerals company in search of a Chief Accountant to join their team in UAE. This role reports to the General Manager with exposure to the full spectrum of financial cost and accounting.

Responsibilities include:

  • Full accountancy and cost activity throughout the site (AR, AP, GL, forecasting, budgeting)
  • Prepare and deliver management reports specifically highlighting budget variations, risks and areas requiring attention
  • Work closely with wider group finance teams and regional CFO’s team
  • Regularly report on CAPEX budgets to CFO and relevant internal stakeholders
  • Establish and maintain systems and internal processes for tracking, monitoring and flagging day to day costs, providing training to others to improve data collation and recording as required
  • Ensure close adherence with national and international financial regulations, particularly VAT and tax authorities
  • Ensure strong internal relationships with departmental heads to raise awareness and commitment to cost efficiency strategies
  • Act as a key business partner to the GM, particularly relating to business risks
  • Manage external audit processes
  • Be a key decision maker for new hires, providing best cost to company/benchmarking advice

You will have:

  • At least 3 years’ experience as an Accountant in a manufacturing company
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, with CA/ACCA/CMA qualification
  • Exceptional expertise on MS Office (particularly Excel), Tally, SAP systems

This is a great opportunity for career development with a global leader in industrial minerals.

Chad Harrison International is a global search and permanent solution specialist recruitment consultancy operating across the Cement, Aggregates & Industrial Minerals industry. Our mission is to be the company of choice that connects the best in the international market.