Finance and IT Director
Location   Oman
Sector   FMCG
Job Type   Full Time
Date   24/07/2014
Job Ref No   LOBO/4350/2014

Company Profile

A market leader in the food manufacturing industry wishes to appoint a finance professional who would manage the finance function and oversee the information technology function to enable the Company to attain its strategic goals and grow the business in a sustainable manner.

Job Description

Key responsibilities will be to provide strategic leadership to the finance, administration and IT functions , develop strategies to ensure the management accounts and management information on budgets, forecasts and business plans is provided in a timely manner, analyze and assess the most profitable sources of the value drivers for the business, analyze and assess strategic opportunities and benefits including joint venture partnerships and mergers, acquisitions and IPOs. He will undertake and report on financial performance of the Company and provide benchmarking analysis for the Board to assess the strengths of the strategy, manage the cash flow and working capital of the business and manage the Group treasury function and statutory accounting. The person will oversee the IT team and provide direction to the administration department.

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Accountant with at least twelve years of experience in a food manufacturing/branded food business. Previous experience of managing an IT team will be an added advantage .The person should have a demonstrable track record of developing appropriate financial strategies to enable the business to grow and have good working relation ships with banks /financial institutions.