Senior Accountant

Full time @Addify posted 2 months ago

Job Description

Responsibilities

  1. Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  2. Document financial transactions by entering account information
  3. Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options
  4. Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports
  5. Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
  6. Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  7. Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
  8. Secure financial information by completing database backups
  9. Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile transactions
  10. Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  11. Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  12. Provide technical support and advice on management
  13. Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and generally accepted accounting procedures
  14. Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process
  15. Provide input into department’s goal-setting process
  16. Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
  17. Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  18. Perform month-end and year-end close process
  19. Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  20. Communicate effectively with clients and internal departments
  21. Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
  22. Communicate with the reporting Manager on work status and client issues that arise
  23. Arrange the daily deposits of cash and cheque to the bank in the absence of a cashier.
  24. Monitor & handle petty cash funds and timely liquidations thereof.
  25. Provide month-end reports on Depreciation, Prepaid Expenses, Accrued Expenses, and Indirect Expenses.
  26. Develop and maintain strong integrity towards the assigned duties and responsibilities; ensure to highlight of important Accounting information to Reporting Authority/Management as and when required.
  27. Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation and advising management on needed actions.
  28. Prepare financial records for external auditing and provide support & assistance to the external audit processors as per assigned duties.
  29. Ensure all financial transactions are in line with country legislative taxation policies (Value Added Tax); submit the reports on the same as and when required.
  30. Contribute to team efforts by accomplishing tasks as needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting field of studies
  • Certifications such as CA, CPA, CMA, etc. will be an advantage
  • Proven work experience in UAE as a Senior Accountant for a minimum of 5 years.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and other accounting software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and quantitative skills
  • Strong analytical and time-management skills
  • Excellent multitasking and interpersonal abilities

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