Axe Recruiting, a premier recruitment firm, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Director / Vice President of Finance on behalf of our confidential client, a leading organization in the facility management services sector within the UAE. The ideal candidate will have extensive finance experience, particularly within the UAE, and a deep understanding of facility management services. This role is critical to optimizing financial performance and supporting internal business operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Management: Oversee all financial operations within the facility management division, ensuring alignment with strategic goals.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Develop, implement, and monitor budgets, forecasts, and financial plans. Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
  • Cost Optimization: Analyze and optimize costs associated with facility management services, including labor rates, logistics, transportation, and employee accommodations.
  • Financial Planning and Analysis: Conduct thorough financial analyses, provide insights, and make recommendations to support decision-making and strategic planning.
  • Compliance and Risk Management: Ensure compliance with all financial regulations and company policies. Identify and mitigate financial risks.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and mentor a team of finance professionals, fostering a culture of high performance and continuous improvement.
  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Work closely with internal stakeholders, including senior management, to support business objectives.
  • Audit and Control: Oversee internal audits, implement effective controls, and ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial data.


  • Education: Chartered Accountant (CA) certification is mandatory.
  • Experience: Minimum of 7-10 years of experience in finance, with a significant portion in facility management services. Experience within the UAE market is essential.
  • Industry Knowledge: Deep understanding of facility management services, including market trends, labor rates, and cost structures.
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in financial planning and analysis, general accounting, corporate finance, and the use of relevant financial software and tools.
  • Leadership Skills: Proven ability to lead and develop high-performing teams. Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strategic Thinking: Ability to think strategically and provide insights to support business growth and financial optimization.
  • Personality: Strong cultural fit with the organization, capable of working closely with senior management.

Salary Range:

  • The salary range for this position is between AED 50,000 and AED 70,000 per month, depending on experience and qualifications.

Additional Information:

  • Work Location: On-site, based in Dubai.
  • Industry Focus: The candidate must have relevant experience in the facility management services sector.
  • Nationality Preference: Preference for candidates currently residing in the UAE.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates for the position of Vice President of Finance who meet the above criteria are invited to submit their CV and a cover letter detailing their qualifications and experience to Axe Recruiting at: [email protected] OR book a call HERE.

About Axe Recruiting:

Axe Recruiting is a leading global recruitment firm dedicated to connecting top talent with exceptional career opportunities. We pride ourselves on our rigorous selection process and our ability to find the right fit for both candidates and clients.

To apply for this job email your details to lara@axerecruiting.com