Finance (Financial Accounting) Manager

Syrah Global DMCC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Competitive salary
07 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Job role
Finance manager
Syrah Global DMCC is a subsidiary of Syrah Resources Limited, an Australian-based industrial minerals and technology company. Syrah owns and operates the Balama Graphite Operation in Mozambique, and is a leading global producer of high purity graphite.

Based in Dubai, the Finance (Financial Accounting) Manager will develop, implement and manage strong finance, accounting and reporting frameworks across Syrah’s UAE entities, and provide strategic information & advice to the Syrah Group’s respective management teams.

  • Oversee the finance & management accounting function within Syrah’s UAE entities

  • Ensure timely and accurate financial information is provided to department managers in order for them to make effective & informed decisions

  • Continually improve and evolve reporting processes and implement effective cost control solutions / practices to optimise efficiencies

  • Provide accountability for the timely and accurate administration of the budget and forecast planning cycle

  • Oversight of month end close activities and the provision of accurate and timely financial submissions

  • Preparation of monthly internal reporting, ensuring it is accurate and completed in a timely manner

  • Regular contact with business units to ensure their full understanding of business performance and financial results

  • Identify, implement and manage potential improvements in financial performance utilising data analysis and key value drivers

  • Provide the business with relevant financial support to enable effective planning while applying budgeting and forecasting techniques

  • Develop & maintain strong business relationships with external stakeholders including auditors and regulatory departments

  • Manage the year-end audit process in conjunction with the appointed auditors

  • Balance sheet management in conjunction with the group finance team

  • Development and mentoring of a small team