SP/Mgr-Finance & Accounting Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Marriott International, Inc.
Title: SP/Mgr-Finance & Accounting
Company: Marriott International, Inc.
Location: Dubai – UAE
Category: Finance, Accounting
Posting DateFeb 22, 2021
Job CategoryFinance & Accounting
LocationDubai Area Office, Central Park Towers Level 12, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP
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Effectively manages the day-to-day operations of the Accounting department in the Dubai regional office overseeing payroll, accounts payable and other general accounting functions. Provides strong technical expertise and direction by ensuring compliance with Global and Local Operating Procedures (GSOPs and LSOPs). Additionally, responsibilities include financial analysis and financial reporting for the Middle Eastern regional offices, especially Net admin results, budgeting, forecasting, asset and liability reconciliations, working capital and cash controls.
Experience: Minimum of 7 years within accountancy role including a leadership position with proven record of effectively managing a team
Skills and Knowledge
Strong communication skills (verbal, listening, writing)
Strong organization skills
Strong analytical skills
Strong problem-solving skills
Ability to use standard software applications, technology-savvy
Ability to acquire and maintain relationships e.g., associates, customers, vendors
Effective decision-making skills
Effective influencing skills
Effective change management skills
Strong customer and associate relation skills
Education or Certification
Accounting Qualification or Studying towards an Accounting qualification.
High school diploma/ exams
Financial & Accounting Management
Advises Director of Finance Administration on existing and evolving financial issues
Maintains a strong accounting & operational control environment to safeguard assets, improve operations and profitability and manage business risks.
Utilizes interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence, and encourage others; advocates sound financial/business decision making; demonstrates honesty/integrity; leads by example
Communicates financial concepts in a clear and persuasive manner that is easy to understand and drives desired behaviors.
Provides excellent leadership by establishing and maintaining open, collaborative relationships within the team and ensuring regular on-going communication with associates to create awareness of business objectives and to set expectations and recognize performance
Leverages technology and effectively uses information systems and tools to generate financial reports and provide managers with timely analytical support to drive decision-making.
Ensures that financial reports are accurate and give a true and fair view of the financial position of Marriott’s entities in Dubai, Qatar and KSA.
Provides variance analysis and forecasts as per Marriott’s Enterprise Admin Closing schedule and updates Marr Star records as required to ensure funding details are correct and up-to-date.
Assists in the completion of annual budgets for local departments and assists with budget critiques and variance analysis.
Supports internal, external and regulatory audit processes and ensures compliance with Standard and Local Operating P…