AF22154 - Operational & Financial Audit Manager (UAE National) | Group Audit | Dubai, UAE

Department: Al Futtaim Group Audit
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 31-Jan-2016

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.


Al-Futtaim Group Divisions include Al-Futtaim Travel, GMASCO, and shared services for IT, Finance and HR. Audit, Legal, Treasury and Investment Management are also managed at a Group level.

Group Audit

Group Audit is based in Al-Futtaim's head office in Dubai Festival City.

About the Position:

As part of the Group Audit team, we are looking for an experienced Operational & Financial Audit Manager.  You will be responsible for managing the internal audit activity of an assigned business segment in order to examine and evaluate all business activities in respect of reliability and integrity of information, safeguarding of assets, economical and efficient use of resources, accomplishment of established objectives and compliance with policies, procedures, laws and regulations.

The role will be based at our Head Office in Dubai Festival City. You will be working in a fast-paced environment with a multi-cultural team, where you will be required to liaise with both internal and external partners of varying seniority levels.

About You:

For this position we are looking for an individual with a relevant Finance qualification such as: Chartered Accountant, CPA or MBA Finance. You should have in the region of 10 years experience in Internal Operational and Financial Audits with the ability to manage 2 - 3 junior auditors. Those candidates with Group, Real Estate or Banking experience are most desirable.

The ideal candidate will have strong analytical skills, a high degree of tact, and be able to demonstrate self-reliance, technical and management skills a high level of integrity, professionalism, confidentiality and objectivity. You will possess excellent English oral and written communication skills and be familiar with computerised financial and operational systems.




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.