Financial Controller

Full Time


InstaShop, headquartered in Dubai, is the leading online marketplace for supermarkets, pharmacies, pet shops & other businesses in the Middle East. With a young & motivated team & an office resembling the ones of startups in San Francisco, InstaShop is the right company for individuals passionate about adding value within a fast-growing technology company.

Job Responsibilities:
Provide background to deviation analysis performed by the team, understanding where those deviations are coming from in order to explain for reporting purposes to the management team

Process short-term requests and create related ad-hoc analyses, dashboards and reports when required

Conduct regular risk assessments to identify compliance gaps, potential risks, and vulnerabilities within the organization, and develop strategies to address them. Be the main finance point of contact researching the ways of working across the organization

Developing, implementing, and operating the internal policies connecting finance and other functions across the company in order to increase efficiency and identify either areas of risk or new opportunities (provide training and awareness to employees, after also track results)

Support the internal and external audits sharing information more effectively during those periods and in accordance with all applicable laws, rules and regulatory requirements

Support the controlling team throughout month closing activities and review the financial performance of actual uploads, checking for errors and inconsistencies in the submission or financial consolidation in the system

Job Requirements:

  • Organized and focused while moving at a fast pace and multi-tasking
  • Ability to self-motivate in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to convince with clear communication with both business and technical teams and various levels of the organization
  • Great sense of initiative and priorities with a willingness to deliver process to the final results
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.
  • Nice to have: Microsoft Dynamics 365 knowledge and fintech experience
  • 5+ years of professional experience in finance, mostly cost controlling or FP&A.
  • Degree in finance, accounting, or any other related field.
  • P&L and project management, and/or analysis experience.