Senior Project Accountant


Location:

Abu Dhabi

Date posted:

12th February 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

65500-0010847150

Staffing area:

Finance & Accounting


Description

The Company


A large but still rapidly growing multi-national technology business based in Abu Dhabi



The Role



  • As a Senior Project Accountant, you are responsible for the accounting, billing, collection, and reporting for all the Company's projects.

  • You work well on a team, are highly motivated, dedicated, innovative, and enjoy taking on new challenges in a fast-paced changing environment.

  • You are excited in handling the review of all contracts with customers and account for the financial implications in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards 15.

  • You will drive improvements on business processes towards efficiency.

  • Key Responsibilities

  • Review the contracts with customers and recognize revenue in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards 15.

  • Prepare Project Status & Profitability Reports and Liaise with Project Managers

  • Prepare billings to customers and follow-up on collections

  • Prepare Statement of Account for each customer

  • Prepare financial reports (Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss, Cash Flow, Equity Statement and related Schedules)

  • Maintain projects' cost accruals and budgets

  • Maintain projects' database in the accounting system.



Candidate Requirements



  • Fluent Arabic speaker

  • Chartered Accountancy, CIMA, CPA, ACCA or equivalent degree.

  • Thorough understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards 15

  • Intermediate to advanced computer literacy

  • Thorough knowledge of standard contract terms and its financial impact

  • Experience in accounting for long-term projects (preferably from construction industry)

  • Excellent in Excel

  • Good understanding of the requirements of IFRS 15

  • Excellent Reporting Skills

  • Experience in working in ERP environments



Salary & Benefits



  • 45,000 AED Per Month

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • 30 Days Holiday

  • Annual Flights (for yourself and immediate family)

  • Schooling (up to 35,000 AED per child)

  • Bonus



Dubai

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)
Gate Village 1, Level 1, Office Unit 104, P.O. Box 482100
Dubai
+971 (0) 4 382 6700
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