The Makassed Islamic Philanthropic Society

:has an opening for the position of

Chief Financial officer-CFO

Job Summary

Chief Financial Officer is responsible of all accounting and financial matters

CFO Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and management to the financial department
  • Provide financial strategy recommendations to Makassed Administrative Board
  • Identify and address potential financial risks
  • Oversee all financial decisions, such as budgeting and auditing
  • Prepare all annual financial budgeting-estimated and actual
  • Implement strategies and systems to improve financial performance
  • Support financial department in developing short and long-term financial goals
  • Review financial reports and determine methods to reduce cost
  • Take control of financial records and documentation
  • Serve as a key point of contact for financial department and auditors
  • Overseeing the reconciliation of income and expense reports
  • Preparing, analyzing financial statements and profit and loss reports
  • Designing financial models that will benefit different operating initiatives
  • Supervising the finance department and ensuring that all activities are current and updated

CFO Educational Background and Required Qualifications

  • Holder of Master’s degree in finance, investment, accounting, tax, auditing or Business Administration with 5 years of experience or holder of Bachelor’s degree with 10 years of experience
  • Understanding of technology, global communications
  • Has knowledge and experience in business and risk management
  • Excellent communication capabilities in both Arabic and English
  • Skilled computer software
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability and capability of leading the Finance Department
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work with diverse teams

Interested candidates should apply (below) including their CVs - with a letter of interest outlining the applicant’s relevant experience - specifying the job title.

Applications for employment should include all supporting documents and CVs should include the exact month and year while listing the candidate’s professional experience and educational background.

Closing date for accepting applications is February 16, 2023. No applications will be accepted after this date.

Makassed Islamic Philanthropic Society in Saida is an Equal Opportunity Employer