Chief Accountant

  • Company: Christian Dior Couture Abu-Dahbi LLC
  • Country/Region: United Arab Emirates
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Minimum 10 years
  • Reference No.: CDC03190
  • Date of publication: 2019.12.05



Christian Dior Couture Middle East is looking for a dynamic Chief accountant to oversee accounting, reporting, treasury and taxes for the region. In charge of managing the accounting team, and closely work with the finance team. Position reporting to the CFO and based in Dubai.


Main responsibilities:

  • Establish the financial statements for each legal entity of the region (P&L, B/S, CFS)
  • Ensure compliance with IFRS, Group guidelines and tax legislation
  • Coordinate with external auditors and HO consolidation teams
  • Establish the monthly reporting to the Group in close coordination with the finance team
  • Provide consistent information to support business analyses, and operational teams needs
  • Develop and maintain internal control, and ensure up-to-date accounting policies
  • Manage the accounting team, and develop expertise and talent
  • Manage and follow the cash of the region
  • Contribute to new system implementation, and to accounting process improvement



  • Master degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS and tax legislation within the GCC region
  • Excellent communication skills, and able to interact with all levels
  • Strong knowledge of ERP, SAP preferably
  • Proven experience of management of a team
  • Dynamic, consistent, accurate, and detailed-oriented
  • Fluency in English is a must, fluency in Arabic will be a plus

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