Assistant Finance Manager - UAE Nationals - Michael Page International (UAE) Limited

We are actively recruiting an experienced Assistant Finance Manager - UAE National to support the finance team and manage the Budget & Financial Reporting function for a semi government organisation in Abu Dhabi.

Client Details

Our client is a local semi-government owned business based in Abu Dhabi with. They are internationally reputed and have offices across the globe.


  • Leading the Monthly/Quarterly/Annual accounting close including the preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations.
  • Prepare, analyze and report on financial statements and supporting schedules according to the accounting and reporting calendars.
  • Supervise and manage the financial year-end audits. Preparation of information required by auditors. Liaise with auditors on audit planning and resolve audit issues as they arise
  • Providing cash, income statement and balance sheet forecast information to Senior Management
  • Define metrics for the measurement of the success of the Budget and Financial Reporting Unit initiatives and projects, analyse data collected to determine the success of past and current initiatives
  • Develop and manage the day-to-day operations of the Budget and Financial Reporting Unit, providing expertise, encouraging teamwork, aligning work processes in order to achieve high performance standards, meet established targets, objectives and employee engagement.
  • Liaising with all department heads, Accounts Payable Unit and Finance Department, Liaising with suppliers, consultants and external entities.

  • Profile
  • UAE national
  • A bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Any Professional Qualification such as ACCA, CPA, CA, CIMA, MBA etc.
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Expert knowledge of English and Arabic
  • Knowledge of ERP systems preferred
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS preferred

  • Job Offer

    The successful candidate for this role will be offered a competitive monthly salary, all-inclusive of basic, housing and transport allowances. It offers the candidate a chance to work with a regional brand and progress in their career path.

    Job Details

    Posted Date: 2020-03-31
    Job Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Job Role: Accounting and Auditing
    Company Industry: Accounting

    Preferred Candidate

    Career Level: Student/Internship