Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Blooming Bay LLC
Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
14 Feb 2019
Ref
915568
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Overall maintenance of books of accounts and accounting operations based on accounting principles
  • Produce error-free accounting records, and present balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines in time
  • Update accounts payable and timely payments to suppliers, accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Prepare payments and bank deposits, Reconcile accounts in a timely manner
  • Prepare and Process Payroll
  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Deal with Bank, foreign & local suppliers
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Perform various required analysis independently
  • Prepare and submit ad hoc/weekly/monthly MIS reports for management
  • Prepare budget and financial forecasts
  • Conduct month-end and year-end close process  Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports
  • Audit financial transactions and document accounting control procedures
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance. Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
  • Assist in developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Maintain compliance with all financial policies, government regulation and legislation at all times
  • Ensure that all necessary documents are requested, collected, compiled and maintain highly organized company files

Desired Qualifications
  • University degree in Finance, Accounting, Commerce, Business
  • Expertise of at least 5 years' experience in accounting, 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 and experience of using ERP systems
  • 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