Head of Shared Services

Pakistan (PK)
€140k - €160k + Car + Benefits + Relocation + Living + Bonus
08 Feb 2017
22 Feb 2017
Contract Type

My client, a globally recognized and widely respected Technology company, is currently looking for a Head of Shared Services who has a background in Finance.

The Shared Service Centre Director will hold responsibility for managing all cross-functional operating activities within the Shared Services Centre, supporting all functional teams, leveraging global support functions with a view to building a world-class site.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Extensive experience in running and setting up a Shared Services Center
  • Experience running a shared services team with minimum headcount of 50 employees, ideally experience setting up a greenfield site
  • Experience in running HQ operations
  • Operational understanding of telecommunications preferred
  • "Generalist" understanding of Finance and Accounting, HR, Procurement and IT
  • Proven ability to drive discipline and process orientation in a large complex organization
  • Ability to manage time, balance multiple tasks and constantly work with changing priorities
  • Strong transformational Leadership skills to inspire and motivate a team to deliver to demanding financial and performance targets
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent commercial acumen with financial competence and analytical ability to build and deliver against business plans
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of customer service
  • Ability to travel -30%-40% of time, especially in the first years of operations set-up