Rahul Dave

General Info

Full Name
Rahul Dave
Gender
Male
Age
42 Y
Total Experience
19 Years
Nationality
India
Current Living
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Languages
English, Hindi

About me

Good day and hope all is well with you.

I am a qualified Chartered Accountant and available to join your company immediately.

I have a rich and diversified experience in various industries like contracting, construction, retail, manufacturing and wholesale. I have had the opportunity to implement my skills in various business scenarios such as Banking (Loan approvals/limits, L/Cs, guarantees, etc.), Cash Flow Management, Project Feasibility Studies, Contract negotiations, Board presentations, Budgeting & Variance Analysis, Implementation of SAP for the business unit, Setting up of a new Internal Audit Department, etc.

I hold CA and CISA qualifications and have work experience of 19+ years (including Gulf experience of 12+ years). I also have 4+ years experience of SAP (FI & CO modules).

I hope you would consider my CV favourably and grant me the opportunity for an interview.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Best regards, Rahul P. Dave (+971-50-8432605)

Experience

CXO or Department Head, Furniture, 3 Years ( May 2013 - Jun 2016 )

Functions

Banking, Budget, Business Analysis, Cash Flow Management, Contract Negotiation, Feasibility Studies, Forecasting, Gap Analysis, Internal Controls, MIS Reporting
General Accounts / Audit

Overlooking application for credit limits from banks. Directly support the strategic direction by analysing business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments and obligations. Cash Flow management of entire company operations. Budgeting and Variance analysis reporting to the shareholders and Group CFO. Dealing and maintaining all contract negotiations. Responsible for Job costing and profitability analysis of all projects. Monitor and analyze findings from competitor and market

Manager, Steel or Other Metals, 5 Months ( Nov 2012 - Apr 2013 )

Functions

Budget, Cash Flow Management, Credit Control, Debtors Ageing analysis, Financial Accounting, Financial Analysis, Internal Controls, Management Information System ( MIS ), MIS Reporting, SAP

Overlooking applications for L/Cs, Bank Guarantees, etc. Provide management support in analysing business analysis, trends, revenue and cost streams, etc. Monthly Budgeting and Variance Analysis reporting to the shareholders and Group CFO. Dealing and maintaining all contract negotiations. Cash Flow management of entire company operations. Monthly analysis of receivables and follow-up with Credit Controller.

Manager, Construction, 2 Years ( Sep 2010 - Nov 2012 )

Functions

Banking, Budget, Cash Flow Management, Consolidation, Contract Negotiation, Feasibility Studies, Gap Analysis, Internal Controls, MIS Reporting, Project Finance
General Accounts / Audit

Negotiated the opening and managed funding of banking limits of AED 80m and QR 125m for the company. Responsible for performing commercial analysis and providing decision support to stakeholders at all levels. Ensured Board guidelines, policies and decisions pertaining to operations are followed and implemented. In-charge for financial reporting and analysis presentation to the Board (MIS, Audit, Board Reports, etc.). Gathered and consolidated insurance coverage across 3 Gulf countries, netting

Manager, Furniture, 6 Years ( Nov 2003 - Aug 2010 )

Functions

Banking, Budget, Cash Flow Management, Contract Negotiation, Debtors Ageing analysis, Feasibility Studies, Gap Analysis, Internal Controls, MIS Reporting, SAP

Core Team Member for SAP implementation as ERP system, involving interacting with the overseas implementation team and other group companies. Involved in negotiation on several pricings and contracts with suppliers (overseas and local), resulting in substantial savings for the company. Maintained and checked company’s sales from various showrooms across UAE, to control pricing policy, cash flow and discounts given to customers, in addition to suggesting corrective actions where required. Reviewe

Manager, Computer - Hardware, 4 Years ( Sep 1999 - Oct 2003 )

Functions

Credit Control, Debtors Ageing analysis, Gap Analysis, Internal Auditing, Internal Controls, Inventory Management, Management Information System ( MIS ), Sun Accounts, Vendors Ageing analysis

Handling internal audit for the entire company (23 locations across India), Verification of Stocks & cash/bank balances, Reconciliation / Negotiation with debtors and creditors, Overall In-charge of Internal Audit Dept. of the company, supervising a team of 2 juniors. Conducted routine as well as surprise audits across all the company branches, to ensure adherence to company pricing and stocking policies. Streamlined the process of collections from debtors and set controls in place to ensure fut

Senior Level, Warehousing & Wholesale, 2 Years ( Jun 1997 - Aug 1999 )

Functions

Accounts Receivable, Banking, Book Keeping, Business Analysis, Credit Control, Debtors Ageing analysis, Financial Reporting, Internal Controls

Second In-charge for financial reporting and banking (MIS, Audit, Board Reports, etc.). Represented the company for sanctioning of credit limits from banks. Verification of daily collections and deposits across 26 locations in India. Follow-up of collections from credit customers across all locations. Represented the company for various matters to tax departments and Company Law Board.

Academics

Completed on Nov 1998

Academic Field
Professions - Banking Finance and Accounts
Major Subjects
Accounting - Auditing, Accounting - Book Keeping, Accounting - Financial Accounting, Accounting - Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Accounting - International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Accounting - Management or Cost Accounting, Accounting - Reporting, Accounting - Tax Accounting, Business - Strategic Management, Leadership and Governance, Finance - Project Finance

Contact Info

Documents

Resume / CV
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