Head – Business Controller position available – Riyadh

Job Description

 Ensuring a value added analysis and support in monitoring operations
 Review the project cash flows prepared by the Project Business Controllers and recommend necessary changes
 Foresee the project developments and advise Business Controllers to take necessary proactive steps and corrective measures
 Ensure that financial policies on project management are complied
 Overall monitoring of Project Budgets and timely amendment of budget for smooth cost booking
 Review and guide Business Controllers in their Project CTC workings and give recommendations
 Appraise project cost control function and advise CFO
 Attend monthly project progress meetings
 Make project visits and evaluate the reasoning given by the project team on the variances
 Guide Business controllers in their preparation and control of project cash flows
 Appraise financial clauses of contracts and joint venture agreements to ensure that company interest safeguarded
 Liaise with joint venture management to ensure the timely completion of audit and other regulatory requirements
 Foresee the major inflow and outflow of funds and inform treasury accordingly
 Review major sub-contract documents and report to CFO
 Act as the interface between project and accounting for monthly and quarterly project closing
 Guide Business controllers on their monthly closing tasks like preparation of accruals


• Chartered Accountant/ACCA/CIMA/ICWA with minimum 12 years post qualification experience in Mega/Joint venture projects (civil, power & transport sectors)

• Strong knowledge of IFRS

• PMP certification & ERP background will be an added advantage

• “Hands on” experience with ERP systems (prefer Oracle exposure).

• Good working knowledge of MS Excel (advanced) and Power Point.

• Excellent Skills in interpreting financial data / “number cruncher”.

• Effective problem solving procedures and techniques.

Personal Attributes

• Candidate with enthusiasm, focus and drive. Collaborative management style both with peers & subordinates. Geared to work with “Roll-up the sleeves” approach.

• High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.

• Leadership skills coupled with high energy, passion and self-initiative.

• Good communication (both oral and written) & presentation skills.

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