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CV, UAE Based Finance Manager Looking to Move into Director Position

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 6628
(24/11/1962, male)
List top 5 skills: budgeting/financial planning, finance, financial administration
Short Bio:

Experience in handling all the commercial function of the enterprises and having complete business knowledge. Proficiency in independently handling all the accounting functions and Finalization of Accounts (P&L, Balance sheet and Cash flows) including Annual Statutory Audit and Internal audit.
Played a key role in preparing strategic, Business plans and Developed & implemented strategies through building sales competencies with the distributor to achieve product freshness, distribution, consumer price, visibility and display objectives in all market segment and sound track record in sales forecasting, developing relationship with the distributors, reporting, distributor margin and etc., and experience in identification of risk & opportunities to business performance
Experience in Consolidation of Multi Division Accounts and well experienced in Purchases, Sales & Marketing, HR, IT and Auditing..

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Credit Control, Recovery of receivables and exercising control over payables based on Top Management’s approval.
In-depth exposure in Budgeting and implementing budgetary control systems.
Proficiency in designing & implementing accounting systems for various types of business.
Developed and implemented Accounting policies & procedures
Designed and implemented various internal control systems & MIS modules to Strengthen audit compliance requirements of the organisations.
Experience in floating a Company in overseas and Experience in day-today- administration, importation of goods, clearing & forwarding of goods and immigration formalities.
Excellent man-management skills, strong leadership, motivational skills, team building skills and highly organised professional in the line of work and experience in interacting with Senior and top management across the global teams along with an ability to influence at all levels to achieve the desired results.
Specialized in Costing and Cost control.

Current location: 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - View on map

Spoken languages: 

English Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil

Locations I am interested in working:

africa, India, nigeria, Oman, United Arab Emirates



QUALIFICATION:

Passed MBA in Finance from Hansford University, USA in 1996

Passed I.C.W.A. (Intermediate) from The Institute of Cost & Works Accountant of India

Passed B.com., Degree examination from the University of Madras in 1983 with Advanced Corporate Accounting & Management Accounting as Special subjects

COMPUTER SKILLS:           

Passed Computer course in Computer awareness & BASIC programming.

Proficient in Windows, Excel, Word, Power point and Lotus 123 application.

Experience in  participate and coordinate with experts in implementing

ERP system to modify and suit to the company’s requirements.

Good knowledge in Oracle based accounting software, MOVEX, Micro soft Navision and TALLY accounting Software and ERP. Ability to convert manual accounting into fully computerized accounting. Experience in ERP implementation and evaluating new ERP.

Can design own  MIS modules to supplement & strengthen requirements of the organization.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Experience in handling all the commercial function of the enterprises and having complete business knowledge. Proficiency in independently handling all the accounting functions and Finalization of Accounts (P&L, Balance sheet and Cash flows) including Annual Statutory Audit and Internal audit.

Played a key role in preparing strategic, Business plans and Developed & implemented strategies through building sales competencies with the distributor to achieve product freshness, distribution, consumer price, visibility and display objectives in all  market segment and sound track record in sales forecasting, developing relationship with the distributors, reporting, distributor margin and etc., and experience in identification of risk & opportunities to business performance

Experience in Consolidation of Multi Division Accounts and well experienced in Purchases, Sales & Marketing, HR, IT and Auditing.      Credit Control, Recovery of receivables and exercising control over payables based on Top Management’s approval.

In-depth exposure in Budgeting and implementing budgetary control systems.

Proficiency in designing & implementing accounting systems for various types of business.

Developed and implemented Accounting policies & procedures

Designed and implemented various internal control systems & MIS modules to Strengthen audit compliance requirements of the organisations.

Experience in floating a Company in overseas and    Experience in day-today- administration,     importation of goods, clearing & forwarding of goods and immigration formalities.

Excellent man-management skills, strong leadership, motivational skills, team building skills and highly organised professional in the line of work and experience in interacting with Senior and top management across the global teams along with an ability to influence at all levels to achieve the desired results.

Specialized in  Costing and Cost control.

KEY EXPERIENCE SYNOPSIS  

An experienced (30 years out which 5 years in West Africa and 14 years in Dubai) Accounting and & financial professional with a track record of demonstrating a clear vision and action to attain the objectives of the organization                                                                                                                                                                

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY                                   TOTAL 27 YEARS

Nov 2007 – Present                                                   FINANCE MANAGER Sultan Group of companies Dubai, UAE

Looking after Sultan General Trading LLC, Sultan Decoration & Furniture Factory (Manufacturing company , Home Design LLC ( Having Retail showroom in Mall of Emirates trading in furniture )

Responsible for the entire accounting function in a totally computerized environment ( ERP ) & the main job responsibilities includes Credit control & Receivable management, Sales Accounting in a computerized set-up, preparation of Profit & Loss Account, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow statement, Budgeting, Preparing Business Plan & MIS Reports. Supervising Trade finance and inventory.

Feb 2007  –  Nov 2007                                               ACCOUNTS MANAGER – GROUP

EMBEE GROUP OF COMPANIES Sharjah, U.A.E.

Complete incharge of the entire Group accounts including Consolidation of accounts on quarterly basis and reporting to the Board. Supervising Trade finance i.e. opening L/c, Trust Receipt and Bank Guarantee.

 Sep  2003 – Feb 2007                                                FINANCE & ADMIN.  MANAGER  INDIAN OCEANCOMMODITIES LLC

(Leading FMCG Food Products Company in Dubai)

Responsible for sourcing and importation of goods for sale in UAE, in general. Responsible for the entire accounting function in a totally computerized environment ( ERP ) & the main job responsibilities included Credit control & Receivable management, Sales Accounting in a computerized set-up, preparation of Profit & Loss Account, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow statement, Budgeting & MIS Reports.

General supervision of Marketing, purchasing, Warehousing, Personnel and Overall in charge for day-to-day administration of the entire organization.

Computerized the entire accounts & Designed and implemented various internal control systems & MIS modules to supplement & Strengthen audit compliance requirements of the organizations Through ERP.

Conversant with Letter of Credit & interaction with Banks and familiar with opening L/C, Trust Receipt, Bank guarantee etc., appoint and coordinate with shipping company and clearing agent on regular basis.

Conversant with listing fee, Renting of Shelf, Gondolas, Wet sampling, Promotions and etc.,

CREDIT CONTROL – grouping of customers in good, bad and indifferent categories of creditworthiness, fixing maximum credit limit, period of time for which credit should be given, fixing discount structure to those offering quick payments, preparing Age-wise analysis of Accounts receivables on regular basis and follow up of receivables.

Dec 1998 – Sep 2003                                                 ACCOUNTS  MANAGER CottonTexInternational FZE Dubai, UAE

Complete in charge of the entire accounts & administration

June 1994- Nov 1998                                                  REGIONAL MANAGER – COMMERCIAL (WEST AFRICA)

ORION CORPORATION LIMITED

Cotonou, Benin, Nigeria, West Africa.

Leading Multinational Hong Kong based company Manufacturing Textile cloth, trading (wholesale retails) in Textiles, Auto parts, diesel     Engine parts, Hand tools, tyres (truck & lorry), enamelware and etc., with a turnover of 100 millions USD per year.

Worked in NIGERIA for 2 years & Republic of BENIN for  2 1/2 years in the same company

Key result areas

q  Independently responsible for all accounting functions including Credit control, Accounts receivable & Payable management, Stock management, Bank & Inter Branch reconciliation and preparing of Profit & Loss Account and Balance Sheet on monthly basis of Nigeria, Togo, Benin, Ghana and Gambia.

q  General supervision of marketing, purchasing, Personnel and Overall in charge for day-to-day administration of the entireWest Africaregion.

q  Conversant with Letter of Credit & interaction with Banks and familiar with opening  OF L/C,  Trust Receipt, Bank guarantee etc.,

CREDIT CONTROL – grouping of customers in good, bad and indifferent categories of creditworthiness, fixing maximum credit limit, period of time for which credit should be given, fixing discount structure to those offering quick payments, preparing Age-wise analysis of Accounts receivables on regular basis and follow up of receivables.

INVENTORY – Handled Textiles and automobile parts with more than 1500 products in multi location depots. Planned and controlled huge warehouse (size of 100 meters x 30 meters) Prepared Ageing analysis to take decision on slow moving stock.

ADMINISTRATION – Contacting overseas suppliers, appoint dealers, Sales forecasting, supervise sales executives to achieve sales targets, visit clients and maintain client relationship, appoint and coordinate with shipping company and clearing agent on regular basis.

q  Designated as an Internal Auditor  for other branches.

 

Apr 1992 – June 1994                                                SENIOR ACCOUNTING SUPERVISOR

I.T.C. LIMITED (Indian Tobacco Company)

Leading multinational Blue-chip Company with turnover of US $ 2 billion International Business Division New Delhi,India.

Responsible for Agencies accounting, Sales & Stock accounting, Budgeting & MIS, Export documentation & interaction with the banks, clients, export houses in India and Abroad for division activities.

Jun 1988 – Apr 1992                                                 ACCOUNTS EXECUTIVE

                                                                                    BLUE DART EXPRESS LIMITED             (Courier & Cargo Division)New Delhi,India.

Responsible for the entire accounting function in a totally computerised environment & the main job responsibilities included Credit control & Receivable management, Sales Accounting in a computerised set-up, preparation of regional Trial Balance and Profit & Loss Account, Budgeting & MIS function and administration of Delhi Branch Office.

Jun 1983 – Jun 1988                                                  JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT

                                                                                    TSS & COMPANY, Coimbatore, India 

Writing and maintaining all basic books of accounting up to preparation of monthly Trial Balance, Bank reconciliation & preparation of various tax returns as per the state and National law.