Overview

Job Description & SummaryA 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.Business Unit and Role OverviewThe Work We Typically Undertake IncludesYou will be working within the Finance & Accounting Consulting 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.

  • 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.Qualifications/Educational Background

  • MBA, MSc, CPA certification with strong knowledge in IFRS and IPSAS.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, or Accounting

Years of Exp

  • 10+ years of experience working with a Consulting firm in Finance and Accounting practice in the Middle East. Preferably with 5 years of experience in the KSA.
  • 7 years of experience in managing, supervising and coaching teams

Requirements

  • Worked on finance and accounting transformation projects including finance, budgeting, costing, accounting, fixed assets, treasury, revenue management and systems.
  • Led many projects to build finance operating model, governance, delegation of authorities, processes, policies, and controls.
  • Flexible and willing to travel between KSA, UAE and Qatar up to 80% of the time with the ability to obtain all travel requirements.
  • Ability to identify, prepare and participate in proposals and projects. Also being active in the market and build relationships to grow the business
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to personal learning and business growth.
  • Strong management skills to lead teams, delegate appropriately, mentor, review performance and counsel employees
  • Strong stakeholders’ management and client connections skills

About PwC Middle East

PwC is one of the world’s largest providers of assurance, tax, and business consulting services. We believe that the best outcomes are achieved through close collaboration with our clients and the many stakeholder communities we serve. So every day, 250,000 PwC people in 158 countries work hard to build strong relationships with others and understand the issues and aspirations that drive them.

At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients, our people and the wider investing public are looking for. As a one of the world’s largest professional services firms, PwC can offer a wide range of services and brings variety of skills and experience to bear on your issues.

Established in the Middle East region for 40 years, PwC has over 4,500 people. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East.