At Careem, we are driven by the purpose of simplifying the lives of people and building an awesome organisation that inspires.
Based in Dubai, we started our journey as a pioneer of the Middle East’s ride-hailing economy. Today, Careem is the region’s everyday Super App operational in 13 countries and over 100 cities.
The Super App provides a host of daily services that people need to move around, to order things and to transfer money in one unified smartphone app.
Our goal is to simplify people’s daily lives so that they can spend their precious time and mindshare on things that really matter and on realizing their potential. Key Accountabilities
Develop product / solution pitch, and define its value proposition, for a new line of business
Make a list of potential targets, deliver compelling presentations, and close partnerships
Ensure successful execution and delivery of services with the right finops partnership
Work closely with central finops, basecamp and mountain peak teams for planning, setting targets and influencing performance
Support continuous improvement of planning processes and deliverables by working closely with functional leaders and other key stakeholders
Assist in the development of scorecards, measurement tools and KPIs
Monitor performance, highlight trends and analyse drivers of variances, and prepare monthly management reports
Participate actively in special projects and lead improvement initiatives
This role will report into the Senior Director of Finance & Regulatory Affairs, Careem Pay
Qualification And Experience
The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurial and a generalist, with some depth in fin ops
8 or 10 years of blended consulting and finance experience
MBA and / or Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in finance. ACA / CPA / CFA / ACCA preferred
Strong analytical skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team
Outstanding communication and presentation skills, ability to translate and effectively communicate analytical data to non-technical professionals
High business acumen, ability to understand and drive the line of business
Ability to engage with all levels of the organization and collaborate cross-functionally
Results oriented, strong organizational and time management skills with ability to multitask
Expert in MS Office Suite including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.