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Established in the region for 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,200 people across 12 countries. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.
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Job Description & Summary
A career within Finance Consulting services, will provide the opportunity to work alongside CEOs, CFOs, controllers and treasurers to optimise the structure of their finance functions and improve their contribution to the business. We support our clients by addressing the challenges of achieving appropriate standards of control, efficient back office opportunities and support to the business through insight and challenge.
You will be working within the Finance Function Effectiveness team, which provides advisory services focused on the CFO agenda. The team works across a broad range of industries and delivers projects throughout the Middle East region. The work we typically undertake includes:
Defining Finance Function Strategy and designing Finance Function operating model
Designing Organisation Structure for Finance
Developing Finance Policies and Processes
Designing Costing and Enterprise Performance Management
As a competency, you will support multiple Industry Verticals. However, we expect you to bring expertise in Industrial Products, Telecom, Financial Sector, Oil and Gas or Government Sector.
Proactively lead the practice by setting strategy, drive the development of new business in the market, and provide technical advice across disciplines
Building strong networks within the firm to spot and capitalize on opportunities to get involved in projects that others are leading across a number of different business units and sectors
Identifying and discussing key issues with our clients to identify potential opportunities
Responsibility for a majority of day to day client communications
Responsibility to shape and deliver various projects that exceed the expectations of our clients and our own assignment quality criteria
Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
Responsibility for management of engagement financials
Helping to grow and develop our team through hands on training and coaching
Fluent communication in Arabic is mandatory
Experience in conducting Finance Function assessments and opportunity funneling for pilots
Experience in providing process expertise for implementation in end-to-end processes (Order to Cash, Record to Report, Procure to Pay) covering design and implementation
Experience in designing operating models, governance and communication frameworks within Finance Function
Good understanding of change management and coaching needs to adopt in client environments
Experience with implementation and/or implementation supervision of full life cycle ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, Others)
Proven Track Record in Sales of Professional Services of US$ 1.5 million 2.5 million annually
Proven track record in Revenue Under Management (implementation oversight and control) of US$ 1.5 million
Minimum years experience required
• 8-12 years of experience in a similar industry / role within professional services/external consulting
Masters or MBA - Finance and/or Technology (preferable)
Bachelor s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Technology
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Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?
Government Clearance Required?
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