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Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 1780
Contact Name: Susan Rafat
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire a Finance Manager for an FMCG client in Erbil. Candidate must have minimum 5 years’ experience and fluency in English, Kurdish and Arabic is a must.


  • FMCG


  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to Management
  • Advise on investment activities and provide strategies that the company should take
  • Maintain the financial health of the organization.
  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans.
  • Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports
  • Develop trends and projections for the firm’s finances.
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
  • Branch operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for these to be met.
  • Manage the preparation of the company’s budget.
  • Coordinate with various other departments, discussing company plans and agreeing on future paths to be taken.


  • Proven experience in Financial Management & reporting.
  • Experience in the financial sector with previous possible roles such as financial analyst or controller in FMCG sector is a plus.
  • Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns.
  • Proficient user of finance software or ERP systems.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used.
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles.
  • Ready to travel to all company branches all over Iraq.
  • Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations.
  • BS/MA degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • Minimum 5 – 7 years relevant experience

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process