JOB DETAILS
FINANCIAL CONTROLLER
Location   United Arab Emirates
Salary   
Sector   IT Software
Job Type   Full Time
Date   22/11/2018
Job Ref No   3894

Company Profile

Our client, a well funded startup based in the UAE leveraging leading technologies in blockchain, smart contracts and cryptocurrencies.

Job Description

Our client, a well funded startup based in the UAE leveraging leading technologies in blockchain, smart contracts and cryptocurrencies to add value to companies is seeking a Financial Controller. The Financial Controller will be responsible for  overseeing day to day financial and accounting activities across multiples offices and geographies. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a promosing start up and be part of impacting future business using leading technologies. 

The Financial Controller will be responsible for the following

  • Managing annual audit review and tax preparations, creating and maintaing financial models, 
  • Overseeing all global accounting functions and ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies
  • Set KPI on controlling systems across departments, develop tools for automation and monthly reports, and present to leadership team
  • Work with leadership to create business cases and forecast financial impacts, including setting revenue and profitability strategy

Candidate Profile

  • 5-8 years of experience working in an accounting/finance function preferably in financial services/technology companies
  • Should possess strong accounting certifications such as CA, CPA, ACCA, CMA
  • Strong knowledge of automated accounting / bookkeeping / auditing systems across countries and different entities preferred
  • Experience in creating business plans and financial models
  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting or equivalent practical experience
  • Passion for or knowledge of the blockchain and cryptocurrency space

The company offers a competitive salary with bonuses in cash/equity.