Senior Accountant | Senior Auditor
Require a bachelor's degree in the area of specialty (B. Com) with ACCA affiliate and 3-4 years of experience in the audit/accounting firm. Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within an accounting practice. Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Perform a variety of tasks. Work under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required to optimize given tasks.
Responsibilities as Auditor / Accountant
- Develop audit objectives, plans, and scope by reviewing available information and conducting research
- Help design, implement and maintain audit procedures and risk assessment processes
- Conduct fieldwork, prepare audit findings and reports
- Ensure compliance with all applicable accounting and auditing standards (IFRS, ISAs)
- Stay current on industry trends, and best accounting and audit practices
- Ensure accuracy of financial information
- Performing bookkeeping, reconciliations, finalization of accounts
- Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
Qualifications for Auditor
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting & Finance with ACCA Affiliate.
- 3-4 years of experience in financial accounting, auditing, or a combination thereof, from an audit firm.
- Strong understanding of Accounting and Auditing Standards,
- Understanding of UAE regulations, VAT.
- Practical experience of audit methodologies and practices
- Strong interpersonal skills, critical thinking skills, and time management skills
- Proficient verbal and written communication skills
- Comfortability working in a collaborative environment and can handle assignments single handedly
- Keen to learn automation and software
- Practical experience of accounting software (Sage 50, Zoho, Quickbooks)
- Accuracy and attention to detail
- Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
Accountant top skills & proficiencies:
- Accuracy and Deadline-Oriented
- Time Management
- Communication Skills
- Problem Analysis and Problem-Solving Skills
- Ms Excel, word, outlook, Sage, Zoho, Xero