Accountant - Lebanon

Recruiter
Imdad
Location
Beirut, Lebanon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Dec 2018
Closes
31 Dec 2018
Ref
3868649
Job role
Accountant
Maintain accounting records of A/R, A/P, inventory and GL, review trial balance, ensure implementing applicable accounting policies and procedures, and ensure accounts are always accurate and up to date. Oversee accounts receivable, review sales contracts, and coordinate with auditors. Execute end of month procedures on time. Ensure compliance with tax regulations and perform all administration tasks as required.

J ob Responsibilities:

Accounting and Finance


  • Ensure accurate and appropriate recording of revenues and expenses before posting.

  • Ensure posting is up to date, payments to vendors, and collection from customers are followed up properly and on time.

  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with company’s policies and procedures.

  • Review and verify entries of A/R, A/P and GL and post them. Review all accruals including employees’ benefits.

  • Ensure expenses are in line with the company’s policy.

  • Review sales contracts and ensure collection from customers as per the terms of the contract.

  • Oversee accounts receivable, ensure posting of sales invoices on time, and follow up on accounts receivable, ensure collection is done on time and the payments are deposited in the bank.

  • Review monthly accruals, amortization, and depreciation.

  • Ensure complying with month end and year end closing procedures.

  • Respond to inquiries, acts as a liaison between related departments.

  • Perform duties with attention to details and accuracy. Maintain problem-solving skills.

  • Cooperate with auditors of the company.

  • Assist in preparing and review reports preparation and consolidation.

  • Assist in stocktaking.

  • Ensure compliance to tax regulations.



Administration


  • Update Government Fees Report for all external entities in support of all operations admin work; MOL, Immigration, Chamber of Commerce etc.

  • Source, negotiate or manage various office contracts/agreements; Tenancy Renewal, Insurance (Premises & Vehicle), License Renewal, Registration etc.

  • Obtain flight, hotel, & car hire quotations and arrange bookings as per P&P.

  • Manage administration tasks in a timely manner, and communicate and coordinate with internal departments & Management effectively and efficiently.

  • Supervise consumption of office supplies & orders (Stationary, Pantry, and Hygiene – Goods & Services).

  • Obtain and evaluate all relevant information to handle inquiries & create reports for management to reflect.

  • Arrange & Schedule meetings and assist with numerous administrative tasks relating to smooth office operations.