Director-Finance Technology - Real Estate and Construction Industry

Recruiter
athGADLANG
Location
Saudi Arabia (SA)
Salary
Will be disclosed to shortlisted candidates.
Posted
26 Feb 2024
Closes
26 Mar 2024
Contract type
Contract
Hours
Full time

aG Resources is looking for a Director of Finance Technology from the Real Estate and Construction Industry for our reputable client.

Contract: 6 Months Extendable

***We are looking for candidates with Transferable Iqama and are immediate joiners who are available in UAE, KSA & PAK.

Job Objective:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Director of Finance Technology to join our team. You will play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between Finance and IT, ensuring the seamless integration and optimization of SAP ERP and other financial technology solutions to drive efficiency and accuracy across the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate seamless communication and collaboration between the Finance and IT teams, effectively conveying finance-specific needs to the IT to ensure the successful translation and implementation of these requirements into solutions.
  • Lead the strategic planning, implementation, and optimization of SAP ERP systems and other financial technologies to support the group's financial operations and objectives.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance, IT, and other relevant stakeholders, to ensure seamless integration and functionality of SAP ERP and other financial systems.
  • Oversee the development and execution of a roadmap for continuous improvement and optimization of finance technology solutions to enhance operational efficiency and accuracy.
  • Act as a subject matter expert and champion of SAP ERP and other financial technologies, providing guidance and training to teams across subsidiaries to ensure proficient use and understanding of these systems.
  • Monitor and assess emerging technologies and industry trends to identify opportunities for the implementation of new tools and solutions that can further enhance the group's financial operations.
  • Collaborate with external vendors and consultants to ensure effective deployment, maintenance, and support of finance technology solutions, including SAP ERP and other integrated systems.
  • Lead and mentor a team of finance technology professionals, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning within the department.

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Finance or relevant professional certification (CMA, CPA, CA, ACCA, or similar) preferred.
  • Minimum 20 years of progressive experience in Finance Technology, with a strong focus on SAP ERP implementation and management within a complex organizational setting.
  • Proven track record of success in leading and implementing technology solutions to improve financial operations and achieve business objectives.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify and implement effective solutions.