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Specialist Financial Strategy
Business Partnering & the Group MIS Report Production and budgeting team
MIS & 6 years of expereince in bank or PWC, Ernst & Young, Deloittle, KPMG
About Our Client
A national Bank.
A. Shareholder & Financial:
-Assist the Head of GFS & MIS to create long-term financial strategies to maximize
shareholder value whilst pursuing prudent policies.
-Monitor annual budgets for all divisions/departments/units of the Group in conjunction
with the relevant division/department/unit heads in consultation with the Head of GFS &
-Provide management with regular reports on progress towards targets, flagging variations
and performing initial checks on reasons for under/over achievement.
-Ensure that relevant MIS reports are prepared and presented to the management/the
Board on time to enable them to monitor business performance closely and taking timely
B. Customer (Internal & External):
-Build and maintain strong and effective relationship with all other related departments and
units to achieve the Group's financial goals/ objectives.
-Liaise with the Group's IT Department to ensure budget reporting needs of the Group's
business lines are timely resolved/attended to, to the extent these are dependent on
required system enhancements.
-Provide timely and accurate information to the external and internal auditors and the
Compliance function as and when required.
C. Internal (Processes, Products, Regulatory):
-Oversee analysis and deployment of the latest reporting tools.
-Develop/enhance budgeting preparation techniques and maintain reporting standards for
the domestic and international businesses.
-Liaise with IT Department to develop/ design budgetary reports.
-Identify requirements for updating the budgetary system and lead on the implementation.
D. Learning & Knowledge:
-Possess a superior knowledge of business support services and maintain an
understanding of all pertinent regulations as well as best practices pertaining to business
-Responsible for developing and training the team in the appropriate skills to ensure an
effective and informative MIS.
-Hold meetings with direct reports and assess their performance. Also take decisive action
to ensure speedy resolution of unresolved grievances or conflicts amongst personnel.
-Ensure high standards of confidentiality and ethics to safeguard commercially sensitive
The Successful Applicant
Bachelor/ Masters degree preferably in finance, accountancy or related subjects.
-Professional certification such as CPA, CA, CMA, CFA etc. is a plus .
-Minimum of 6 years experience in a major bank of which at least 4 years in bank in a
managerial capacity in the financial strategy and budgetary function.
Required Special Skills:
-Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Arabic (preferred).
-Knowledge of financial reporting processes and related pronouncements, including but
not limited to IFRS, IAS etc.
-Proficiency in MIS tools/techniques including budgetary and transfer pricing mechanism.
What's on Offer
40 - 50 000 QAR