Finance Leader – HBT/ BEP – Honeywell International , Dubai , UAE

Where Do You Fit In?
We are currently seeking a motivated and hardworking individual to join our team as Finance Leader – Electrical Products to be based in Dubai, UAE. In this role you will lead the Finance activities for the $40 M Electrical Products GBE in the META Region. The role will partner and support the Regional General Manager in driving financial performance, managing, and leading key business processes including the annual operating plan (AOP), strategic plan (STRAP), monthly operating review (MOR) and financial forecasts.

What Will You Be Doing Every Single Day?
· Demonstrates a high degree of business acumen and is able to quickly grasp the Fire business model and key business drivers to help drive the stabilization and growth agenda of the Fire business.
· Uses financial and operational data to analyse trends and financial impact to provide meaningful operational performance insight that helps the business execute on operational commitments and meet financial targets.
· Provides input to the business to evaluate investments, drive orders negotiation and payment terms to maximize operating income and cash flow. Evaluates growth opportunity with the business leadership with country and services specific strategies.
· Plays the role of financial adviser and business advocate whilst maintaining compliance to financial controls, policies and principles
· Analyses and interprets business profitability and leading indicators such as product margin analysis, and country specific growth. Leads the AOP planning process for a region and the monthly financial review. Performs ad-hoc analysis to determine business trends and provide decision support financial information. Analyses the impact of moving into new areas of business.
· Works closely with the regional and global supply chain leadership to drive regional revenue, ensuring robust process and KPI’s including past due tracking.
· Reviews working capital and drives cash flow improvement initiatives for the region. Directs analysis of receivables, payables, POs and vendor balances. Performs additional adhoc analysis as required to drive C2C efficiency. Interacts with WC lead on cash calls and setting WC targets for the region.
· Reviews General accounting activities. Ensures books are closed in compliance with accounting rules and policies. Ensures a robust internal controls environment

What Skills and Experience Will You Have?
· Professionally qualified with 7 -10+ years of experience including post qualification experience
Excellent analytical skills – experience with leading finance in a Product or Project business preferred.
Strong leadership, mentoring and people management skill
Comfortable working in a high-pressure environment and to tight deadlines
Strong work ethic with hands on approach
Proven organizational and time management skills
Strong communication skills and ability to relate to people at all levels of the organization
Ability to drive process improvements in a global environment
Ability to communicate financial data to non-financial people
Self-motivated, flexible and results oriented

We Offer:
Annual salary and consolidated allowance
Group medical insurance plan
Life and long-term disability insurance
Paid annual leave and time off work
Business travel insurance
End of service benefits
Airfare allowance
Education allowance
4.5 day working week from Monday to Friday in line with the public sector.
If you believe this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you, and apply.
As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce culture.

Additional Information
JOB ID: HRD161981
Category: Finance
Location: Emaar Buss.Park; Bld.2,Sheikh Zayed Road,Dubai,DUBAI,United Arab Emirates

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