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Post Description-Finance Director

Exciting opportunity to join a global technology company in the sustainability / energy efficiency sector
Dubai based, occasional overseas travel may be required
Dynamic team culture & environment
Training on the domain will be provided
Remuneration Package: AED30K per month. Negotiable
Good communication skills essential
Company Overview:

EP&T Global delivers energy conservation and environmental solutions in the United Kingdom, Australia, Hong Kong and Dubai to medium to large energy users with projects in 18 countries across 5 continents. We have helped our clients win the world’s No. 1 position in the Real Estate Dow Jones Sustainability World Index in the last 8 years alongside other international awards.

Role and Responsibilities:

We are seeking a motivated Finance Director to work at our Dubai office. The Finance Director will be responsible for financial management and compliance obligations for the Dubai company. The role will work closely with the senior management team in the Dubai office and will report through to the group CFO based in Australia.

The key responsibilities include:

1) Primary: Credit Control

Proactively managing and collecting debts from company debtors including advising management on steps to take to recover payment arrears
Establishing invoicing and payment approval processes with new clients to ensure timely payments for duration of contract terms
Assessing new credit requests and reviewing customers’ credit ratings
Implementing processes to reduce EP&T’s credit risk exposure
Setting up of terms and conditions of credit
Ensuring timely payment of debts
Review debt recovery procedures and advise management
Following up payments as needed
Negotiating repayment plans, and re-negotiating these if required
Resolving queries both internally and externally around payments and outstanding invoices
Processing payments and reconciliation of invoices
Checking and posting of receipts to accounting systems
Preparing statements, client status reports and other relevant information as required
2) Other responsibilities including but not limited to:

Identifies and manages risk
Monitors and applies relevant legislation, policies and procedures
Contribute to commercial decision making process for the Middle East region business, supported by data and analysis
· Manage contractor pricing

· Manage all non EP&T product purchase pricing

Monitor financial performance, identify opportunities to improve performance and report to CFO
· Ad hoc projects as directed by the group CFO

Qualifications:

Chartered Accountant or CPA with at least 12+ years of relevant experience in UAE
Bachelor of Finance, Accounting or related disciplines.

Key skills:

Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients
Strong attention to detail, be highly organised and have the ability to reconcile complex contracts
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively

With an immediate start available this position is best suited to someone who poses gravitas, is driven and wanting an exciting opportunity.

If you would like to be a part of our dynamic team, please forward your resume AND cover letter addressing the key responsibilities that will form the selection criteria

You must have the appropriate work rights in Dubai.

Please send your CV to MENAcareers@eptglobal.com

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