AF22083 - Business Finance Executive | AF Engineering

Department: ET Shared Services
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 22-Dec-2015

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


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About the Business:

Al-Futtaim Engineering is multi disciplinary engineering organisation which has been operating throughout the United Arab Emirates since 1974. As a member of the Al-Futtaim Group, we enjoy the benefits of being a part of one of the leading business houses operating in the lower Gulf Region.

Through our five divisions, we offer a wide variety of products and services in the construction, commercial and industrial sectors. Our involvement in numerous large scale projects in the UAE has given us a wealth of experience. From Scaffolding to Elevators and Security Systems to Air-conditioning, Sanitaryware and Facilities Management, the Al-Futtaim name spells quality & reliability.

Al-Futtaim Engineering has been supplying elevators and escalators for the most prestigious buildings in the region since 1974. Representing world leading brands, we have positioned ourselves among the regional leaders in the vertical transportation industry. Our services cover the whole spectrum of the business from design to marketing, installation and maintenance of elevators and escalators.

The dedicated team of management, experienced engineers and skilled workforce take pride in ensuring and executing projects in highest standards of safety and quality.  Our maintenance division provides exhaustive preventive maintenance program supported by a 24/7 call back service to respond to any breakdowns and emergencies from our clients.

The training programs developed in co-operation with our principals keep our engineers and technicians at the leading edge of technology, whilst ensuring compliance with international quality and safety standards.

About the Role:

Business Finance Executive works closely with Financial Analyst in developing & generating various financial and operational reports and keep close watch on any deviations.

  • Business Finance Executive is responsible for handling all accounting transactions
  • Responsible for Timely MIS and adhoc Management reports as and when required
  • Co-ordination with operations and commercial team on timely invoices and payment certificates to customers and follow up the collections in time and maintenance of DSO in line with the Company policy.
  • Booking the expenses in time and settlement of payables in time as per policy of the company
  • Timely review of cost at frequent intervals of time.
  • The accountant must tracks expenses of jobs and works and monitors actual expenses relating to it and report timely to the management.
About you:

 To be considered for this role you must have the following prerequisites:


  • B.Com  (M.Com/ MBA/inter ICWA/CA preferred)


  • Inter ICWA/CA preferred


  • 5 to 7 years experience in Accounts division, preferable in construction, real-estate or engineering industry.



Technical Skills:

Good working knowledge in Excel and must have worked in any ERP accounting package, preferably SAP

Soft Skills :

  • Languages : English, Hindi,  Arabic
  • Communication : Highly motivated and strong team player with excellent communication skills
  • An excellent customer service attitude and the ability to interact with customers in a professional manner are required.
Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.