Junior Accountant

Recruiter
Blooming Bay LLC
Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
14 Feb 2019
Ref
915600
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Management of petty cash transactions
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Prepare VAT return
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports
  • Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects

Desired Qualifications
  • University degree in Finance, Accounting, Commerce, Business
  • Expertise of at least 3 yearsexperience in accounting and financial reporting
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Knowledgeable of cost accounting and inventory related aspects
  • Hands-on practical experience with Tally (mandatory)
  • Must have excellent organization skills and must be a multitasker
  • Can work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Consistent, accurate, and thorough with an eye for details
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Awareness of business trends, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance
  • Exceptional organizational & computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups/indexing and pivot tables
  • Outstanding communication skills, written and verbal