Finance Director Saudi KSA

Stafford Lawrence is seeking a Finance Director for a position with one of the worlds largest global organisations.

We are seeking a dynamic leader for this role. Candidates must have experience of Financial modelling, Capital project analysis, Join Venture and M&A Experience as well as many other things.

The role requires extensive business development and team management skills. The main purpose of the role is to  develop the overarching financial strategy, provide financial leadership, financial advisory, business consulting service along with support to various business lines and senior management, to include:

  • Finance and Accounting advisory
  • Business integration support for subsidiaries, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions
  • Business and Investment analysis

Please read the requirements listed below and apply to the email listed at the bottom of the advert, if you meet ALL requirements. Please remember to quote the reference when applying

This International Job role, is for candidates with previous work experience in the Middle East.

Requirements for the Finance Director Saudi Arabia KSA

  • Professional Finance qualifications are essential ACCA CMA etc.
  • In addition, A Degree qualification specifically in Business Administration, Accounting or Economics ( We can only accept these Degree qualifications for this role) A Masters Degree as well as a Bachelors would also be desirable.
  • Proven professional competence/licences and other forms of CPD ( Proof of Continuing Professional Development) or Education
  • A minimum of 15 years of relevant experience in a variety of sectors, such as, commercial leisure, defence, maritime
  • In addition, you will have experience in Financial Analysis, capital markets mergers acquisitions and startups process ./change management, plus experience in SAP /ERP systems
  • Strong experience of Financial Modelling, Model vetting, Capital project analysis, asset divestment,contract evaluation, business and asset evaluation, joint venture M&A Support, Feasibility and operational studies
  • It is essential that you have experience of managing large teams of accounting professionals as well as planning and coordinating your own workload to meet deadlines
  • You will also have demonstrated strategy, corporate finance and accounting skills.
  • As well as ALL of the above, previous experience working in the Middle East is an essential requirement as is the ability to travel in the region
  • Fluent English Language skills/ Arabic is desirable but not essential

Salary & Benefits 

  • For the successful Finance Director KSA a Basic salary –can be discussed on a case by case basis. This is a Senior Level role for a Global organisation, our client is open to salary banding for this role. We are providing our client with our candidates requirements in terms of salary for this role.
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Medical is provided on top of the package
  • N.B Please note that the retirement age in Saudi Arabia is 60. Due to laws and the pandemic, it is becoming increasingly difficult to obtain a visa for candidates over the age of 55

To apply to for this Finance Director role

Email your CV to For this role please Quote REF: FD/KSA/0822

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