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Business Partner - Finance(UAE Nationals only) - Upcoming Position

Head Office

THIS IS WHERE THE FUTURE STARTS

Group Services

Business Partner - Finance

We work at a fast pace. head office is no different. their business processes are fundamental to our status as a global leader that can respond quickly to any change. this may be a diverse, complex business, but departments such as finance, procurement, legal, risk management and quality assurance ensure agility prevails.

Job Purpose

The purpose of this role is to deliver efficient and effective finance-related support services to Units/Departments within DA’s Commercial/ Operations/ Group services/ Strategy & development Team.  These support services include assistance in operational planning, budgeting and forecasting, providing business insight and decision support, financial analysis, monitoring and  reporting of financial performance, and enhancing BU’s understanding of financial control.

The job holder will also be Finance Team’s link with the Unit/Department stakeholders, enabling robust financial control, enhancing risk management, contributing to more informed business decisions, and fostering continuous improvement of Finance processes.

Qualification & Education

The job holder will have a Bachelor’s degree in Management/ Business Administration/ Finance. A professional qualification (e.g. CA, CPA, CFA, CMA) will be advantageous.

Experience

At least 8-10 years’ experience in a highly commercial position preferably in the airport industry, with extensive exposure in accounting, analysis, business process management, change management, strong commercial mindset  and ability to engage with the senior management of the business through close partnership. Also deep conceptual knowledge of airports service offerings is required.

Training

Certification required in the area identified in the experience section above for ongoing professional development or for mandatory purposes.

Knowledge

The job holder will have knowledge of accounting, finance, and principles of revenue and cost forecasting methodologies, commercial contracts, revenue cycle, costing and pricing methodologies, financial analysis, financial modelling, and process improvement. The job holder will also have knowledge of IFRS, corporate finance, leading practices, statutory laws, regulations, and related implications.  Knowledge of planning, budgeting, forecasting and costing system.