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Senior Accountant

ACTVET Abu Dhabi, UAE Posted 2016/09/26 12:59:22 Expires 2017-03-09 1487 People have applied Ref: JB1001849581 Source: TAMM

Job Description

Experience Required Minimum 5+ years of overall combined experience in Accounts and Finance experience Education Requirements Advanced degree in Accounting. Professional accountancy qualification preferred Competency Required 1. Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedure. 2. Strong bi-lingual (Arabic and English) Communications Skills. Especially writing arabic. 3. Proven working experience at Senior Accountant level or higher 4. Knowledge of local government financial regulations and requirement. 5. Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections. 6. Experience with creating financial statements 7. Ability to meet communicated schedules and deadlines. 8. Experience of general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process 9. Staff supervision experience would be added bonus but not a must 10. Ability to function as a team player 11. Excellent understanding of Oracle ERP a must. Excellent accounting software user and administration skills 12. Experience of budget preparation ROLE STATEMENT Reporting to the Head of Finance, we are looking for an experienced bi-lingual (Arabic & English) Senior Accountant to undertake all aspects of financial management, including general ledger accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, business support, financial analysis as well as assist in the development of internal control policies and procedures and special projects. PRINCIPLE TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES • Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL and Counsel, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting • Research technical accounting issues for compliance • Undertake cash management • Support month-end and year-end close process • Assist with ensuring quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting • Manage and comply with local government reporting requirements • Assist with the development and documentation of business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls • Provide financial analysis as needed, in particular for capital projects, business support decisions, and contract negotiations • Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit • Coordinate the provision of quarterly and ad-hoc information request to Abu Dhabi Department of Finance, Executive Council and any other government organization as required.


Bilingual (Arabic and English) Translation skills Accounting Skills Budgeting

Job Details

Job Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Company Industry Accounting/Auditing; Education, Training, and Library; Government Sector
Company Type Employer (Public Sector)
Job Role Finance
Joining Date 25 January 2020
Employment Status Full time
Employment Type Permanent
Manages Others Yes
Number of Vacancies 1
Job code 1001849581/2016

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Mid-career
Years of Experience Min: 5
Degree/Education level Bachelor

About This Company


Education, Training, and Library United Arab Emirates www.actvet.gov.ae

The Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (ACTVET) was established by the directive of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, through Resolution No. 49/2010.
ACTVET is committed to establishing policies and standards that effectively regulate technical and vocational educational institutions in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. ACTVET is also responsible for the licensing of trainers and tutors that meet the demands of the UAE’s local market.
The Centre aims to boost training and educational opportunities for young nationals within the qualification framework of the Emirate. ACTVET's ultimate goal is increasing the number of skilled Emirati youths in rewarding career paths and foster life-long learning and personal development.
ACTVET oversees a number of entities that provide accredited educational and vocational training programs, in line with the best international standards, to prepare students for the labor market. The entities consist of the Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute (ADVETI) and the Institute of Applied Technology (IAT).
ACTVET Core Activities:
Devise strategies and policies related to technical and vocational education and training;
Provide consultation, educational and training courses to public and private institutions in the Emirate;
License vocational and technical institutions in line with applicable laws, regulation and accreditation;
Developing strategies and mutually beneficial partnerships with public and private education companies and bodies, as well as with training institutes;
Guide and assist Abu Dhabi Government and private institutions on technical and vocational education and training;
Undertake original educational research in coordination with other Government bodies.

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