Director - Business Consulting - Finance Transformation

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Competitive remuneration package
05 May 2021
03 Jun 2021
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

As market and technology rapidly change and develop, finance functions must demonstrate real added value to their business. As a finance consultant you’ll use your experience and knowledge in Finance, industry and technology to help deliver greater insight – delivering functional efficiencies as well as transforming the role of finance in our clients’ businesses. You’ll be developing innovative, sustainable ways to improve the management of people, processes and systems, working alongside other finance professionals in high-performing teams.

And as you deliver exceptional client service, you’ll have the opportunity to address some of the biggest issues facing client organizations today – supported by structured learning and development. With a network stretching across the world, the projects you work on will cross borders and sectors, providing unrivalled experience. So, whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The opportunity

We are looking for sharp and intelligent Director to join our team at the start of an exciting growth curve in the MENA region, and need people with ambition and potential to grow with us.

Your key responsibilities

As one of our finance consultants, you’ll help the world’s leading organizations to improve their performance in a rapidly changing environment with adequate enablement of finance technologies. You’ll be part of multidisciplinary teams, bringing diverse perspectives to every challenge. You will also take the lead in developing and growing our business and client network, building relationships with our clients’ key stakeholders and contributing to the overall revenue generation efforts of the consulting wide organization.

Skills and Attributes for success 

You should have experience at one or more of the following technical competencies: 

  • Finance Transformation
  • Utilizing technology to transform finance
  • Business insights into leading practice in accounting, management reporting and planning process
  • Good understanding and experience in digital enablers in finance
  • Communication and presentation skills
  • Experience in implementing leading finance practices and benchmarking
  • Finance Performance Management
  • Project and Program Management
  • People Management and Leadership skills
  • Commercial oriented

To qualify for the role, you must have: 

  • 10-12 years of working experience, of which about 5 to 7 years of Consulting Experience in finance technology implementation
  • MENA based experience
  • Ability to generate business deals and make business proposals
  • Develop and maintain relationship at c-suite level
  • Mandatory Arabic language skills - speaking, reading and writing
  • Any sector knowledge is an advantage

Ideally, you’ll also have: 

  • A bachelor’s degree qualification
  • A Master’s Degree and above is preferred
  • Relevant professional qualification certificates are preferred.

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization.

What we offer

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Plus, we offer:

  • Continuous learning:  You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you:  We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership:  We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture:  You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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