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Hossam Ali

Candidate ID: 1717276

Career Summary

Work within a Finance Team to Achieve the Best Results of Business Projection. Provide Professional & Accurate management accounting services for the company. Develop Internal Control systems, and practice financial application that highlight the business overall responsibility for the finance

Skill Set

E.R.P working environment and super user of Microsoft office 365 and excel advanced tools

Professional Information

Total Experience : 31

Nationality : Egypt

Qualification Level : CA / CS / CFA / Other Professional Degrees

Job Function : Accounts / Tax / CS / Audit / Finance

Work Location Preference : Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE

Detailed Profile

Profile Summary
? Performance-driven professional with over 3 decades of rich & extensive, national & international experience in
Strategic Financial Planning & Control, Cash & Fund Flow Management, MIS Management and People Management
? Finance acumen with skills in presenting a true and fair view of the financial position of the company by
way of timely preparation of annual reports ensuring analysing the expenditure on a monthly basis to control expenses
? Skilled in partnering with the administration on current and future acquisitions to increase revenues and diversify
business interests of the organization
? Led productive cross-functional teams using interactive and motivational leadership that spurs people to willingly
give excellent results
? Pivotal in identifying underlying risks, deficiencies, and opportunities at forefront with proficiency in assessing,
communicating and monitoring all financial risks within the GCC
? Formulated annual budgets and conducting variance analysis to determine difference between projected &
actual results and implementing corrective actions
? Expertise in preparing MIS reports to provide feedback to management on financial performance
? A strategist & implementer with recognized proficiency in spearheading business to accomplish corporate plans
and goals successfully
Soft Skills
? 1987: Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Alexandria University,
Alexandria, Egypt
Technical Skills
? MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, Baan ERP System, Venus Accountant
System, Oracle Applications and Microsoft Dynamics AX
? CFC (Certificate) Issued in: June 2011
Career Timeline
Skill Set
Strategy Planning
Financial Planning & Control
MIS Reporting & Documentation
Stakeholder Management
Cash Flow & Fund Flow Management
Budgeting & Cost Control
Internal Control System Development
Budgeting & Cost Control
Process Improvement & Management
Cross-functional Coordination
Workforce Leadership (Hiring, Training
& Performance Evaluations)
Alexandria, Egypt
Kindasa Water Services
(Desalination Plant),
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Almurjan Co. Ltd.,
Jeddah, Saudi
Saudi Industrial
Service Co., Jeddah,
Saudi Arabia
Mahmoud Saeed,
Jeddah, Saudi
Top Level Assignments
Financial Planning & Control (CFO)
Location Preference: Saudi Arabia/ UAE/ Kuwait +966563548026
1989-1992 1992-2000 2000-2003 2003-2016 2016-till date
Problem Solver
Change Agent Decision Maker
Collaborator Planner
Work Experience
Since Oct’16 with Almurjan Co. Ltd., Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) - Accounting and Auditing
? Instituting & executing high-level financial strategies, making high-stakes decisions and overcoming complex
business challenges using experience-backed judgment, strong work ethics and irreproachable integrity
? Creating & sustaining a dynamic environment that fosters the development opportunities and motivates the high
performance amongst the team members
? Collaborating with:
o Stakeholders while keeping them informed of progress and issues in order to manage expectations on all
requirements and deliverables
o Board & Managers for deep understanding of the business, through Having a broader understanding of the
business and operational sides of a company.
? Heading finance functions involving determining financial objectives, designing & implementing systems, policies
& procedures to facilitate internal financial controls
? Making sure that the CEO and board's decisions are financially sound, both regarding resources available and
regulatory compliance
? Monitoring day-to-day cash and accounting functions in co-ordination with internal/ external departments for
smooth financial operations
? Directing the internal control systems with a view to highlight shortcomings & implementing
recommendations made by Internal Auditors
? Giving alternative solutions for funding and strategy execution, both of which are essential to have smooth
business operation
? Determining & formulating financial strategies and providing overall direction for financial growth
? Building the financial reporting and analysis capability within the company
? Developing a set of business reporting tools and dashboards for senior management
? Making sure regular balance sheet, P&L and cash flow reviews as well as timely reconciliation of all cash, bank and
intercompany balances
? Heading all budgeting and planning processes that are aligned with the long-term strategy and the business plans
to deliver timely and accurate submissions of forecasts and budgets within the established corporate planning calendar
? Making sure processes and capability to produce and deliver timely and accurate management
Previous Experience
Feb’03 to Sep’16 with Mahmoud Saeed, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Finance Manager - Finance & Investment
Mar’00 to Jan’03 with Kindasa Water Services (Desalination plant), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Acting finance manager, Chief Accountant - Finance & Investment
Jul’92 to Feb’00 with Saudi Industrial Service Co., Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Senior Accountant - Accounting & Auditing
Feb’89 to Jul’92 with Public Accountants, Alexandria, Egypt
Trainee Auditor - Accounting & Auditing
Personal Details
Date of Birth: 23rd April 1965
Nationality: Egypt
Marital Status: Married
Number of Dependents: 5
Residence Country: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Visa Status: Residency Visa (Transferable)
Driving License: Issued from Saudi Arabia
Languages Known: English and Arabic