VP, Enablement & Cost Synergy VP, Enablement & Cost Synergy …

First Abu Dhabi Bank
in Abu Dhabi, Abu Z aby, United Arab Emirates
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 04 Dec 21
First Abu Dhabi Bank
in Abu Dhabi, Abu Z aby, United Arab Emirates
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 04 Dec 21
See job description for details
Company Description

Now it's your time to join the #1 bank in the Middle East and one of the most prestigious financial companies in the region. Shaking up the world of banking requires a lot of smarts and skill. We're looking for the brightest and best to help us reach our goals and we'll also help you reach yours. Your success is our success as you grow stronger in your career. Join us and leave a legacy of your own, as a pioneer in both the company and the industry.
Job Description


To assist in discharging duties related to cost management of the enablement functions and business units:

• Provide monthly financial reports to Support Divisions with detailed variance analysis and focus on cost analysis etc..,

• Owner of the end-to-end Cost Allocation process for the Group.



• Provide guidance and on the job training for junior colleagues and conduct knowledge sharing to facilitate achievement of team objectives and completion of tasks in a timely and efficient manner

• Promote the organisation's core values and ethics in all activities within the team & wider organization to support the establishment of a value driven culture within the bank.

Budgeting and Financial Performance

• Monitor & overview Cost Allocation financial performance of a given area of activity versus budget and ensure all activities are carried out in line with the approved guidelines while reporting on any variances to management.

• Identify risks & opportunities & advise management on measures to facilitate further decision making.

Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures

• Provide inputs and implement policies, systems and procedures for the assigned team so that all relevant procedural/legislative requirements are fulfilled while delivering a quality & cost-effective service.

Continuous Improvement

• Participate in the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement and sustainability of systems, processes and practices considering global standards, productivity improvement and cost reduction.


• Prepare sectional statements and reports timely and accurately to meet Business and/or department requirements, policies and quality standards.

• To Manage the end to end Cost Allocation process for the group

Job Specific Accountabilities

Month End, Reporting and Cost Allocations

• Manage the month end Cost Allocation Process for FAB UAE Enablement functions

• Preparation and development of the monthly MI reports for the enablement functions cost allocations and handle reporting issues for the same.

• Provide analysis of re Enablement functions cost allocations actuals etc. to relevant stakeholders as well as identifying actions for corrective measures.

• Implementing various reports at the request of stakeholders.

• Analysis of the cost allocation charges and providing adjustments where necessary

• Assist in the Budget process for enablement functions cost allocations and in setting up the budget templates.


• Functions within the framework and boundaries of Group policies as well as overall organisational and governance frameworks.

• Authorised to take decisions as per the approved authorisation matrix.


Minimum Experience

• Must have Bachelor's degree.

• Required: - Professional qualified Accountant (CA, ACCA etc) or Masters level qualification

Minimum Experience

• 15+ years' relevant experience in the banking sector with at least 10 years in similar positions of progressively increasing managerial responsibilities in the Finance function.

• Demonstrated ability to successfully manage and motivate a team of Finance professionals.

• Experience in leading a team and working with senior/ management stakeholders on a daily basis

• Ability to respond to and resolve issues & needs within team as well as business stakeholders

• Must be detail-oriented but not lose sight of the 'big picture'. Ability to multi-task and work under pressure while delivering high quality results is crucial

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