Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Black Pearl
2-5 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Our client is an international trading firm based in Dubai.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be highly analytical, and detail-oriented and have a demonstrated ability to effectively influence the decisions of senior business leaders through effective verbal and written communication, financial analysis, logical reasoning, and the presentation of alternatives.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual statements (balance sheets and income statements) to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts.
  • Manage and coordinate compliance with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings in the different jurisdictions in which we have operations.
  • Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations.
  • Collecting and analyzing financial data, which is then used in the preparation of weekly and monthly estimates.
  • Preparing weekly cash flow statements, and controlling expenditure and cash flow.
  • Coordinate the preparation of year-end accounts and statutory accounts.
  • Responding to financial inquiries by gathering and interpreting data.
  • Examining financial records to check for accuracy.
  • Manage the preparation and posting of receipts, deposits, purchase orders, invoices, refunds, and other standard bookkeeping tasks.
  • Manage accounts receivable and accounts payable.
  • Provide oversight to Admin in line with petty cash disbursements, replenishment, and petty cash count. Review and oversee reimbursements.
  • Coordinate the preparation, tracking, and reconciliation of ledgers, budgets, and financial plans.
  • Coordinate the payroll preparation process.
  • Analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Report on financial projections (e.g. liquidity and cash flow).
  • Support month-end and year-end close processes.
  • Develop mechanisms, policies, and procedures to enhance compliance with the requirements of the finance functions, and accounting standards and regulations.
  • Implement and drive improvements in the core financial processes and reporting for the business.
  • Use technology to streamline and amplify our finance function capabilities.
  • Learn new technologies and transform your learnings into applicable tools to benefit our growth ambitions.
  • Motivate/lead/train/supervise other team members within the finance function


To be considered for this role, you need to meet the following:
  • 2-5 years UAE experience in one of the large accounting /audit firms (Preferably from the Big 4).
  • Exposure to finance issues in multiple jurisdictions.
  • 1+ years in similar business activities (e.g., Trading / Electricity Trading).
  • Experience with Group accounting and cross border transactions.
  • In-depth understanding of bookkeeping procedures.
  • Solid knowledge of accounting regulations.
  • BSc. degree in Commerce, Accounting, Finance, Statistics, Economics, or relevant field.
  • Additional certification (e.g. ACCA, CMA, CFA, CA, or CPA) is preferred.
  • Ability to leverage technology to simplify, improve and innovate finance processes and systems.
  • Entrepreneurial individual ready to take complete ownership of finance processes.
  • Advanced analytical and numerical skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and accounting software familiarity with data query/data management tools is desirable.
  • Independent thinker with a growth mindset.

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