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Business Controller Jobs in Dubai – UAE at ABB

Title: Business Controller

Company: ABB

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Contract


Category: Finance, Accounting

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ABB Marine & Ports is transforming the industry through electrical, digital and connected solutions. Our innovative technologies are redefining the future, bringing new levels of reliability, efficiency and sustainability to shipping while making our ports and terminals safer, greener and more productive.

You will be working as a Business Controller and will be part of the Process Automation Business Area for Marine and Ports Division based in Dubai, UAE. In this role you will be reporting to the Regional Division Controller and will be responsible for acting as a business partner to the respective business manager. Supporting effective business decisions by monitoring, analyzing and interpreting financial data in order to evaluate various business alternatives and recommending the most appropriate business solutions.


Your responsibilities

Translating the business strategy into plans and establishing measurable targets. Evaluating the financial implications of various strategic decisions, identifying risks and recommending required actions.

Overseeing business planning and forecasting process for area of responsibility and serving as an interface to Head Quarters ,Country Chief Financial Officer, Global and Local Division Manager.

Driving appropriate cost structure, productivity optimization and capital efficiency while closely monitoring cash flow and taking relevant action to improve Net Working Capital.

Identifying and communicating commercial and financial risks and opportunities from business propositions. Executing risk review procedures and processes in line with the global policies and standard to minimize the commercial and financial risks and exposure.

Establishing and overseeing processes and tools necessary to obtain transparent and reliable financial data and business information and ensuring high quality information is in line with defined standards and financial closing schedules.

Ensuring compliance with corporate and country standards, regulations and guidelines. Supporting internal and external audits.

Ensuring timely and efficient communication with respective local division and regional controllers, accounting center and other internal customers to identify and discuss issues for improvement of operations, work quality and efficiency.

Living ABB’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own


actions while caring for your colleagues and the business and following all applicable legal, customer and ABB’s health, safety and environment requirements all the time.

Your background

Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting Minimum 3 years of experience as a business controller

Experience in SAP FI and CO module will be a plus.

Strong user experience with Microsoft Office tools, particular focus on Excel.

ACCA certification will be considered as an advantage.

Strong analytical skills and providing utmost attention to details.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to…

 

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