Chief Financial Officer

  • Job Reference: 00001219-1
  • Date Posted: 15 December 2023
  • Recruiter: DP World
  • Location: Santiago
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Corporate Finance
  • Job Type: VP/Director

Job Description

Job Description

We are the leading provider of worldwide smart end-to-end supply chain & logistics, enabling the flow of trade across the globe. Our comprehensive range of products and services covers every link of the integrated supply chain – from maritime and inland terminals to marine services and industrial parks as well as technology-driven customer solutions.

The Chief Financial Officer - Chile will work directly with business units in DP World Chile to ensure their activities are properly captured and reported, analyse all business activities across the portfolio in order to provide comprehensive variance analysis of all revenue and cost categories with full explanations. The CFO will manage and lead all the accounting matters of DP World Chile and its subsidiaries, including the correct

register of the business based on the accounting principles, preparation of financial statements and regulatory

and tax compliances. This role is also responsible for preparation of various reports and analytical reviews on a monthly basis for senior management, including ad hoc reports as required.

The CFO is a key adviser to the business during the budgeting process, and will have responsibility for coordination with business units on quarterly financial forecast and support the annual budget processes for

all operating and non-operating units of DP World Chile and prepare various analysis and presentations for

regional senior management and to aid the ARO review process. Will also be responsible for assisting with financial modelling for various new ventures that the Company is embarking upon.

Establishment of credit and collection processes and procedures in order to bill properly all revenue from the

business units and collect the invoices establishing all controls and managing finance risks properly.

The CFO will plan and direct the definition and execution of IT and procurement strategies, policies and processes, as well as insurance administration processes for DPW Chile according to DPW global policies and local regulations.

Key Accountabilities

  • Prepare and analyse the financial statements of the company, according to defined accounting principles and current regulations.
  • Supervision of the company's budget execution and resolve tax and accounting matters that affect the operation of the company.
  • Coordinate and execute the preparation of the operational and financial budget, monitor compliance, analyse deviations and causes, and propose and implement the corresponding corrective actions and adjustments.
  • Review and the tasks of analysis, determination of balances and accounting reports, issuance of financial statements, validate and propose adjustments and corrections.
  • Manage the preparation of corporate management reports (including board report and board presentation), plan, coordinate and control the execution of Internal Audit Programs aimed at ensuring compliance with procedures, standards and efficiency.
  • Plan and direct the definition and execution of supply policies and processes at national level, controlling the attention and satisfaction of the different purchase requirements of the different user areas.
  • Manage the insurance program and claims (associated with infrastructure and property, third party liability and coverage, except for those associated with personnel).
  • Contribute to the achievement of the company's business objectives by providing advice and guidance on financial strategy.
  • Setting up and overseeing the company’s IT systems and standards.

Qualifications, Experience And Skills

  • Business administrator or related degree
  • Desirable postgraduate education in areas directly related to the position
  • Desirable holding an accounting designation
  • Good understanding of port and logistics operations
  • Advanced user of Oracle Financials
  • Proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Experience and ability to work with senior management team
  • Able to work with colleagues with different languages, backgrounds, and personalities, needs to have excellent communication skills
  • Team oriented and adaptable
  • At least 5 years of experience in positions of chief of similar responsibility in the finance dept
  • 5 or more years of budget and forecast experience
  • 5 years or more IFRS accounting and reporting experience
  • Fully bilingual Spanish and English speaker

About Dp World

We deliver our services through an interconnected global network of 128 business units in 60 countries across six continents, with a significant presence both in high-growth and mature markets. Wherever we operate, we integrate sustainability and responsible corporate citizenship into our activities, striving for a positive contribution to the economies and communities where we live and work.

Our dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 100,000 employees from 131 countries is committed to delivering unrivalled value to our customers and partners. We do this by focusing on mutually beneficial relationships – with governments, shippers, traders, and other stakeholders along the global supply chain – relationships built on a foundation of mutual trust and enduring partnership.

We think ahead, anticipate change and deploy industry-leading technology to further broaden our digital vision to disrupt world trade and create the smartest, most efficient and innovative solutions, while ensuring a positive and sustainable impact on economies, societies and our planet.

DP World is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). We strongly believe that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or belief.

By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize DP World to transmit and store your information in the world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.