Job Opportunity: Financial Controller
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Dubai, UAE
About Us: Chalhoub Group, a name synonymous with luxury experiences in the Middle East for over six decades, is a pioneer in the retail industry. With eight owned brands and 300+ international brands in luxury, beauty, fashion, and art de vivre, we’ve recently expanded into luxury watches, jewelry, and eyewear. Our focus is on reinventing ourselves, blending innovation and sustainability, while creating delightful experiences for our customers.
Role Overview: We are seeking a Financial Controller to manage the monthly financial reporting and control cycle across different business units. This role involves coordinating budget processes, refining management reporting, and analyzing key performance indicators. The Financial Controller will contribute to operational efficiency and financial stability by implementing strategic financial plans and ensuring compliance with internal control procedures.
- Drive budget and revision processes, coordinating with other departments for required information.
- Refine management reporting, incorporating and evaluating essential key performance indicators.
- Oversee preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual budgets, financial forecasts, and profit plans.
- Analyze cost variances and provide detailed monthly operating results.
- Anticipate financial issues, recommend action plans for budget control, and establish benchmarks for performance measurement.
- Compile and analyze daily financial information, prepare and review weekly forecasts and long-range financial plans.
- Direct monthly, quarterly, and year-end close activities, ensuring compliance with corporate timelines.
- Act as a finance advisor, making strategic recommendations for informed decision-making.
- Minimum 5 years of relevant experience.
- Holder of a finance professional qualification; MBA is a plus.
What We Offer: At Chalhoub Group, we transform aspirations into reality. We provide enriching experiences, learning opportunities, and diverse career paths. Our competitive benefits package includes healthcare, child education contributions, remote and flexible working policies, and exclusive employee discounts.
About Chalhoub Group: Chalhoub Group, a leading luxury partner since 1955, is based in Dubai and operates across 14 countries. We excel in retail, distribution, and marketing services, offering service excellence and unique experiences to our partners and customers. With a workforce of over 9,000 professionals and 470+ retail outlets, our success is attributed to our highly skilled and dedicated teams. Sustainability is at the heart of our business, earning us the CSR Label from the Dubai Chamber of Commerce in 2013.
Note: This is a full-time position; candidates must meet eligibility criteria to apply.