Bridgestone Middle East and Africa


Current Opportunities

At Bridgestone, we pride ourselves on being a great place to work. We invest in our people and support them with their development and growth within the business. We’re an organization committed to the BOSS (consumer) and to providing opportunity for our employees. We are a global community of people driven to be the leaders in our industry.


A career at Bridgestone opens countless opportunities for employees to enhance their skills, push limits and unleash their potential. We are interested in receiving CVs and will review against our current and future vacancies. Please see below a list of our current vacancies


If you are interested please fill in your application at BSMEA Careers

Vacancies

Bridgestone is a multi-national organization, investing in our people to provide opportunities for growth and development. Our values (of Involvement, Commitment, Ownership and Teamwork) are at the heart of what we do, and our behaviours remain key to our success. We are looking for an active and motivated individual to join our team.

 

  • Reporting to: Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Manager
    Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Role overview

    Job Description

    This role will be responsible for the following:


    1. Planning and Forecast- Support the FP&A Manager with the plan & forecast processes, understand the business model to anticipate discrepancies and provide added value to the sales teams. Automation of processes building financial models easy to use for the team. Get involved in the Rolling Forecast and Cash-Flow Forecast. Participate in the MTP process. Report the Planning and Forecast figures in the system.

    2. Reporting- Support the reporting process of the company, consolidating business units and head office. Being involved to carry out the Monthly Finance Pack, understand the P/L and BS KPIs, Consolidated P/L and P/L by Division and Product. Working Capital report, AR/AP, Inventory and Cash. Get involved in the "Cost to Serve" model.

    3. Business Partnership- Proactively work with the business providing financial support and understanding of the main KPI's to Business Managers. Helping out the decision making process identifying risk and business opportunities.

    4. Communication skills- Key contact for Directors and General Managers of the different divisions. Able to effectively convey knowledge and ideas.

    5. Support company projects in terms of financial matters- Support BSMEA departments to elaborate the necessary business cases by providing relevant information and financial advice.

    6. Teamwork- Involved in a team of 3 (Management Accounting) and 5 (Financial Accounting), establish good relationship with the other members, having an embedded sharing culture to maximize team synergies. Building, strong relationships with the business, leveraging the rest of the team.

    7. Month end close- Assist the Financial Accounting team with month end close activities if needed.


    We are looking for someone who has:


    1. Accountant certification like- CMA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent

    2. Prior experience in Business Finance and Reporting

    3. Knowledge on management accounting techniques and financial modeling.

    4. Basic knowledge of Cost Accounting, and Financial Accounting.

    5. Strong analytical skills, expertise on MS Office (Excel)

    6. Excellent communication skill and experience with cross functional projects is an advantage.

    If you want to be part of the Bridgestone team, please follow the link to send us your resume: www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZNH95B7