Job title: Avp Finance
Company: Emirates Flight Catering
Job description: Job Description
Job Title Finance
Requisition Title : AVP – FINANCE(SEN11E) Organization : EKFC SENIOR EXECUTIVE
Description : Applications are invited for the position of Assistant Vice President Finance
v Position within: Finance Department v Reports to: Chief Financial Officer v Location : Dubai International Airport Terminal 1 v Department : Management
Job Purpose: The successful job holder is to plan, lead and manage Emirates Flight Catering Companys overall financial performance to ensure that strategic direction and financial policy decisions are implemented, financial transactions are properly authorized, controlled and recorded; budgets are duly prepared. Spend against approved budgets is properly controlled and adequate reports are made available to management to support their decision making as per the applicable laws, rules and regulations.
Key Accountabilities (External) v Support CFO in laying down the strategy for the finance department v Work closely with the CFO as a partner in strategic planning, prioritization and decision making. v Ensure policies, process and procedures are in place for Finance department v Provide coaching / monitoring to all his / her subordinates in the optimization of their personal potential, so that the departmental and thus the business objectives are met and / or exceed. v Ensure that best practice financial and accounting policies, processes and procedures are aligned with the companys business needs and applicable laws, rules and regulations are implemented. v Optimise the handling of bank relationships and initiate appropriate strategies to enhance cash position. v Verify and review annual inventory of assets and stocks and evaluate the assets and liabilities of the company in order to advise write off and process further capital expenditure requests. v Champion key initiatives and projects for finance department in the areas of process improvement, function transformation, new business initiatives etc. v Develop and support strong external relationships with bankers, investment advisors, legal counsel, auditors and other service providers of EKFC v Manage the financial interests of the company through control of cash flow, verification and validation of budgets, performance analyses and management information reports. v Develop a reliable cash flow projection process and reporting mechanism that includes minimum cash threshold to meet operating needs. v Approve all payments and ensure payments compliance with company specified purchasing and accounting procedures. v Approve credit facilities to company clients and ensure that all credit transactions are in accordance with the company credit policies. v Ensure that all administrative operations of the department, including maintaining of all documentation and filing systems are carried out systematically and effectively. v Approve monthly payroll and all the payments relating to suppliers, capital expenditure, insurance premiums, payments to principals and as required by the operational needs of the company in accordance with specified procedures. v Develop credibility for the finance department by providing timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial reports and financial trends in order to assist the Chief Executive Officer, the Board, and other senior executives in performing their responsibilities. v Proactively communicate with auditors with regards to all audit matters in order to ensure that the companys interests are safeguarded.
Essential Requirements & Competencies v Professional qualification in Finance – ACA, CPA ,CFA v Professional qualification in Business MBA v Proficient in using ERP, Excel for analysis v 12 years progressive experience v Big four Audit and forensic accounting experience v Prior experience in supporting CFO is preferred v Experience in FMCG, Hospitality or food industry highly preferred v Excellent judgment and creative problem solving skills including negotiation and conflict resolution skills v Strong mentoring, coaching experience to a team with diverse levels of expertise v Entrepreneurial team player who can multitask v Superior management skills; ability to influence and engage direct and indirect reportees and peers v Self-reliant, good problem solver, results oriented v Energetic, flexible, collaborative, and proactive; a team leader who can positively and productively impact both strategic and tactical finance and administration initiatives. v Exceptional written, oral, interpersonal and presentation skills
Job date: Sun, 22 Aug 2021 04:49:19 GMT