• HSBC Bank Kuwait Jobs | Manager - Finance

    HSBC Bank Kuwait Jobs | Manager - Finance

    Location: Kuwait

    Job Description

    The job holder will be responsible to support the Kuwait CFO in delivering all areas of internal and external reporting, management of risk and control within Finance and development of team members.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • As a member of the Kuwait Finance team, assist the CFO Kuwait in supporting the senior management team in respect of strategic and financial matters

    • Support the CFO in ensuring that all HSBC Group and local reporting requirements are delivered to the highest standards and within the required deadlines

    • Responsible for taxation matters relating to the Bank. To assist in the filing of the annual tax returns and also participate in the annual tax assessments.

    • Responsible for delivering all reporting requirements as requested by Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK), along with maintaining the relationship with the CBK

    • Review existing reporting processes, especially Central Bank reporting, to deliver a more efficient, sustainable streamlined and automated process

    • Have exposure to the Kuwait Global Business and Function teams by providing support, insight and guidance to them to manage their income and cost base

    • Ensure that the regulatory reports (existing and proposed) relating to Finance are submitted to Central Bank of Kuwait within the required deadlines and to the highest quality of accuracy.

    • Review the Group reporting for accuracy and provide commentary to variance analysis

    • Review the monthly ALCO presentation and attend the ALCO Management meetings

    • Ensures maintenance of HSBC Internal Control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by regulators including the management of operational risk.

    Job Requirements

    • Kuwaiti Nationals Only

    • Ideally 8 years of finance experience in a banking environment; qualified accountant is preferable; degree level education

    • In depth knowledge and practical experience of the Kuwait banking market, rules and regulations of the Central Bank of Kuwait including all regulatory reporting requirements

    • Strong stakeholder management and interpersonal skills; ability to communicate and influence at both senior and junior levels

    • Commercially focused, with good analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills

    • Proven ability to deliver change (process re-engineering) on a timely basis

    • Excellent organizational and time management skills

    • Ability to successfully work in a complex and matrix management environment

    • Strong Excel skills

    • Good knowledge of IFRS regulations

    Job Details

    Company: HSBC Bank

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait