Reporting Accountant Specialist Jobs in UAE at Smith+Nephew

Title: Reporting Accountant Specialist

Company: Smith+Nephew

Location: UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Finance, Accounting

Position: Reporting Accountant Specialist (m/f)


Overall Summary :

Finance Operations provides financial oversight, transactional process delivery and financial reporting for the business.

The Reporting Accountant Specialist supports the delivery of high quality, timely reporting for group, management and statutory purposes. The role is responsible for ensuring compliance with external financial reporting requirements including IFRS and local statutory laws & regulations.

This role will be responsible for problem solving and recommending solutions to the Finance Controller for technical and judge mental transactions to ensure the Business Unit aligns to internal polices & controls and the relevant external accounting and statutory frameworks. This roles needs to proactively engage to interpret and apply changes in local statutory accounting rules or other laws & regulations applicable to the local Business Unit.

The Reporting Accountant will also provide support for statutory and tax compliance activated for the markets they are accountable and ensure that all R2R activities are executed in accordance with S&N MAP and SOX control frameworks.

This will include monitoring and optimization of activities currently performed, review and approval of all relevant Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and identification and migration of further activities as appropriate.


Candidate should have below experience, good to have qualified person but is not mandate:

Minimum 5 years experience

1. Financial Accounting withIFRS experience

2.Handling External Internal Audits, exposureonInternal controls

3. Experience in Tax and Regulatory filings – VAT, CIT, Withheld Tax etc

4. Treasury, Cash forecasting, Transfer Pricing and Bank Management experience

5.Knowledge of legal laws and regulatory requirementsapplicable inMiddle EastandSaudi Arabia region

6. Experience in handling trade documents like LC, bank guarantees

7. Forecasting and Budgeting hand on

8. Capability of managing and interacting with senior stakeholders

9. Systems hand on – HFM , proficient in Excel

10. Good to have Microsoft AX hands on


Smith + Nephew is a global medical technology business specializing in high-tech medical devices. Smith + Nephew helps healthcare professionals for more than 160 years in their daily missions to improve the quality of life of patients, with nearly 15,000 employees and a presence in more than 100 countries.

As a leader in sports medicine, orthopaedic reconstruction, traumatology and advanced wound care and dedicated to serving patients, the group has the ability to support them throughout their healthcare journey with increasingly innovative products.

Because being at the service of health is essential, we are attentive to our ecosystem and our customers. Because protecting life is fundamental, we make every effort to anticipate our customers’ expectations in order to provide ever more innovative solutions for the benefit of patients; to push back the limits imposed by health problems. At Smith + Nephew, this is what drives us, individually, collectively, every day.


If you share our passion for pioneering innovation and can demonstrate how you meet the criteria outlined, we would love to hear from you.

We continue to actively build an environment where every individual can fulfil their potential and be proud ambassadors for Smith & Nephe…


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