Are you a commercially minded Finance professional, with a background in nurturing growth out of new entities?
Do you have experience in saving costs where necessary, but able to advise on where resources could be deployed?
Are you looking for an opportunity to have accountability and ownership over the delivery of all financial functions in an exciting growth business?
Join us at Elev8. We’re a leading provider of IT Training and Digital Transformation solutions to some of the world’s largest IT companies and their customers.
Over the past few years we have enjoyed significant growth.
We are now seeking a talented Finance Manager to deliver the financial strategy in our office in Qatar.
What you’ll be doing
As the Finance Manager, you will be working in close partnership with the business and global leaders to formulate and execute financial strategies that will directly contribute to the growth of the business
You will have a mandate to focus on critical spend areas, whilst driving commercial value and finding cost savings and efficiencies in a fluid and agile environment
Reporting to the Country Manager and Global CFO, you will be able to make your mark on how a businesses financial functions and processes will be delivered going forward.
You will closely with senior leaders to openly and transparently discuss ideas and strategy
What we’re looking for
Commercial Mindset: Proven experience developing financial plans, forecasts and adapting them to meet the needs of the business
Data Driven Specialist: The knowledge to look at the “bigger picture” from the data available and decide how best to deploy resources effectively.
Negotiator: The ability to negotiate with all stakeholders to reach acceptable financial outcomes.
Analyst: Being able to understand outside market trends and how they will affect the training landscape
What you’ll need
Formal Finance or Accountancy qualifications/certifications (ACCA, CIMA etc)
Several years manager level experience in a finance function, ideally within a training/educational business environment
Experience of working in a matrix organization – functional reporting and partnering with stakeholders
Exceptional organization and communication skills combined with leadership capability.
Adaptable personality and technical skills
Detail orientated and analytically minded.
High levels of communication skills to manage internal stakeholders and end users
What we offer:
A competitive salary
The opportunity to take an essential role in building the foundations of a thriving global business
An exciting career with a dynamic, ambitious, forward-thinking company
A collaborative and supportive team environment that welcomes and celebrates diversity