Head of Finance – Operations Jobs in Dubai – UAE at CTI Education Group

Title: Head of Finance – Operations

Company: CTI Education Group

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Contract

Category: Finance

Chalhoub is the leading luxury retailer in the Middle East. With more than 600 stores, 300 brands, and over 65 years of experience in the region, we are the premiere destination for luxury goods. To fuel the next stage of the organisation’s growth we are looking to build a world class team. From physical retail through to supply chain and customer loyalty, we aim to use technology and data to continuously improve every aspect of our operations. We are looking for top talent to join us on this journey.

Ready to join our exciting transformation to become a hybrid retailer, bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of our customers everywhere? Now’s your chance. By being part of our journey here at Chalhoub Group, you can make a real impact on customers and some of the finest brands in the world. In return, you’ll have everything you need to innovate your career.

What you’ll be doing

The Head of Finance will be responsible for managing all the reporting and forecasting activities as well as evaluating the profitability of new initiatives and producing ad hoc analyses. The successful candidate will partner with the President of the vertical, the Heads of the functions and their staffs to support their strategic decision process, not only being active in educating them on finance and accounting procedures but also in walking them through how the finance function can support operational improvement programs.

The role holder will be involved in supporting presentations to the local management, shareholders and Group Counterparts, working closely with the other senior members of the Company. In addition, s/he will engage with the CFO, Supply Chain, Data Analytics team, human resources (HR) and information technology (IT) staff to challenge and improve business performance of Operations and SLA and enhance and better automate process & systems for decision making.

Ensure timely and accurate Consolidate view of business performance of the Vertical to the President and insights and priorities regarding areas of intervention

Support strategic business decision making through financial modeling and analysis including ad hoc modeling and analysis. Ensure value creation tracking in the feasibility studies. Develop post-mortem tracking of former TECH investments.

Collaborate and support SC to ensure Governance & delivery of the Transformation roadmap into B2C fulfillment and Last mile operations

Collaborate and support TECH department to review the operating and delivery model to ensure is efficient and deliverables are in line with business requirement for Digital and Hybrid Transformation.

Create, own and refine the budgeting process including development of department specific budgets and related ongoing variance reporting and analysis

Leading teams: secure a strong succession pipeline and develop top quality financial talent to ensure the finance organization delivers high levels of performance and productivity.

Identify, nurture, coach and develop finance talents matching the new finance competency framework

Inspire the team and provide continuous guidance and mentorship in order to create a performance- driven culture

Drive the process of effective manpower planning for FInance, recruitment, training and development and ensure high level of employee engagement and motivation in the workplace

Support the management with a comprehensive set of analyses and reports for them to stay abreast …


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