Financial Accountant Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Robert Half International UAE

Title: Financial Accountant

Company: Robert Half International UAE

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Accounting, Finance

The Role

The main purpose is to support the Finance Manager and in the absence of the Finance Manager step in or represent the Finance Manager in their absence, i.e. a second in command. The main tasks are the preparation and reporting of the financial data in line with tight Group deadlines and to a high standard, and to be accurate and complete.

In addition, the role will support the transactional staff where required, ensuring the integrity of all data going through the accounting systems.

Key Responsibilities:

Preparation of month end journals. Ensuring that all month end close journals are completed within the agreed timelines and that they are accurate with relevant checks and reconciliations completed to ensure the integrity of the ledgers. And that information presented are compliant with Group policies and IFRS.

Balance Sheet Reconciliations. Ensuring that month end balance sheet schedules are prepared and complete, to be reviewed by the Senior Financial Accountant, in line with the reporting calendar timeframe. And that information presented are compliant with Group policies and IFRS.

Monthly analysis of results. Assisting the Senior Financial Accountant with a proper review of results, preparing commentary on variances against forecast and prior months.

Constant improvement in processes and systems. Where weaknesses in processes and systems are found, provide suggestions for improvement, and take a pro-active approach to continuous improvement.

Supporting in the forecast process and providing the necessary information as needed.

Assisting with completion of Annual Audit.

Assist with SOX Compliance and Internal Audits.

Support the wider Finance Team / business on activities relevant to Finance as required such as Audit requests or transactional entries.

It is not expected of you to manage the team, however it is expected that you will ensure the team are on track with their specific tasks and if not addressed by yourself escalated accordingly.

The role is to ensure the accuracy and timely completion of the monthly accounting, whether this is performed or overseen by you, this is not exclusive to any particular role or function and may result in you looking at Financial activities not normally performed by yourself.

The Candidate

Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CPA)

Strong Clear Thinking skills… analytical and problem solving skills

Demonstrated ability to manage several tasks simultaneously and promote teamwork, accountability and speed

The Company

Robert Half is working exclusively with a Fortune 1000 company based in Dubai. Due to an internal promotion my client is looking to recruit a Financial Accountant.

Salary and Benefits

22,000aed per month DOE


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