• Saudi Arabia Riyadh
Danish  Shaikh

Danish Shaikh

Assistant Finance Manager


Seeking assignment in Finance & Accounts Management in an industry of repute where I can take part in decision making for the maximum benefits of the Organization and utilize my Professional Knowledge as well as Work Experience. I want to be associate the Organization for long term and want to capitalize the experience for the organization.

Professional Synopsis

 A highly experienced Financial analyst who has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a variety of highly competitive industries, cutting-edge markets, and fast-paced environments. Strong technical and business qualifications with an impressive track record of more than 9 years.

Proficiency and Specialties offered

  • Demonstrated analytical, organizational, interpersonal, project management Skills
  • Superior time Management, Research skills, Self-Motivated professional
  • Financial Budget Management, Business Plans
  • Ability to comfortably interact with senior level client personnel, including supporting the preparation of and participating in executive briefings.
  • Proficient in preparation of Final accounts, Budgeting, MIS, Variance Analysis
  • Experienced in computing, analyzing and interpreting complex data, and Financial modelling.
  • Expertise in Accounting Software usage - SAP FICO, BW, Oracle, Cognos- (Budgeting application)
  • Communication skills, and highly developed Microsoft Suite skills (Word, Excel)
  • Extensive Experience in Handling Banking Relationship (Trade Finance)
  • Compliance to Statutory Audit requirements.

Work History

Work History

Financial Analyst

2013 - Present
Landmark Arabia Retail                                                                                   Reporting to the Finance business Partner
  • Design the Annual Financial Budget for the turnover of SAR over 5 billion.
  • Produce the Monthly Financial & Management information for business Areas & Financial Controllers.
  • Prepare briefing material to support the planning and quarterly business review processes. 
  • Curtailed the Forecasts report to a more accurate, efficient and automated layout, Periodic updates for overheads budget and assessment of likely year end spend.
  • Streamlined the Inventory management relevant reports.
  • Release the financial reports- P&L, Balance sheet on monthly & quarterly basis.
  • Facilitates the decision making process through working closely with Core team to highlight any risks and opportunities.
  • Design the monthly management reports and reports for management board, Divisional and Retail KPI and composites.
  • Devise the feasibility reports (BEP) for new projects, Fixed Asset Database management.
  • Coordinates the period, quarterly and year end close processes, Period close analysis, commentaries and reports for internal & external stakeholders.
  • Analyse the financial ratios, trend & variance comparison, review of accounts, ledger scrutiny, and preparation of cash flow management reports. Facilitates the Ad Hoc projects as requested by Business Controller and the Finance Director.

Deputy Manager Finance & Accounts

2011 - 2013
Reliance Industries Limited-Retail                                                         Reporting to the Vice President Finance
  • Responsible for managing the monthly books closure, submission of financials reports.
  • Facilitates the timely provisioning, closing of books Develops the financial budget procedures Design the creditors & debtors ageing report to the management for the turnover over INR 3000 crores.
  • Renders the Quarterly & Monthly Financial statements like Trial Balance, Profit & Loss A/c, Balance Sheet, Schedules and analyzing the variance with the budgets to the senior management..
  • Reconcile the records with vendors and clients on a timely basis for transactions over INR 100 crores.
  • Identify operational processes inefficiencies and recommended necessary Improvement
  • Created monthly PowerPoint presentations manifesting business outcomes and objectives Liaison with internal & Statutory Auditor Handled Revenue.
  • Booking/Collection Accounting Facilitates month-end close processes, Invoicing, journal entries and account reconciliation.

Finance Executive

2008 - 2011
Enercon India Limited                                                                             Reporting to vice president finance
  • Finance Executive Mumbai, Maharashtra, India , responsible handling trade finance/banking relevant/accounting activities.
  • Handle the Trade Finance Banking limits, Letter of credit, RTGS/NEFT arrangement with bank Designed and created daily, weekly and monthly cash flow reports.
  • Facilitates the fund & non fund based limit utilization reports, Quarterly inventory reports to the management.
  • Develops the accounts payable reports for management review supported the accounting department during monthly closings. Handled Opex Budget of over INR 100 crores.
  • Developed the daily/weekly spending forecasting mechanism Liaison with top 10 bankers for trade finance activities.
  • Created Adhoc reports to the management based on different requirements, structured the bank reconciliation process for monthly review.




University of Mumbai

Institute of management & Computer Studies, Mumbai


University of Mumbai

Passed with A grade



Financial Planning

May 2015 - Jun 2015
TAFE NSW Sydney Institute

Financial Planning & Decision Making

Apr 2015 - Jun 2015
TsinghuaX University

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