The ideal candidate will be involved in the following responsibilities and have the following requirements :
Please note that only Arabic-speaking candidates are encouraged to apply for this role only.
Gather and analyse financial information for internal use
Review financial statements for internal and external organisation requirements
Prepare monthly management reports
Variance Analysis around actual results compared to the budget and forecasts for each profit and cost centre
Advise on strategic and business planning and reporting by preparing the necessary forecasts to strengthen decision-making
Provide financial analysis including monthly accounts and mid-year forecasting
Support auditing projects
Evaluate the organisation’s performance using key data
Prepare cash flow forecasts
Conduct risk assessment and advise on ways to minimize risk
Analyse trends and financial performance across business units
Month end accounting including reconciliations and journals
Assume responsibility of accounting procedures
Advise on problems and suggest improvements
Take part in systems' and process improvement initiatives
Other Ad-hoc duties as required
Qualifications & Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
Excellent ability to speak and write Arabic.
Advanced computer software skills, including Excel and Oracle
Ability to interpret and analyse financial statements and periodicals
Proven experience as management accountant, accounting supervisor or similar role
Solid knowledge of advanced accounting and financial principles and practices
Excellent knowledge or risk analysis, budgeting, forecasting and reporting
Analytical mind with aptitude in math
Excellent communication and presentation skills
A problem-solver with attention to detail
Ability to prioritise and manage multiple deadlines simultaneously
Ability to effectively communicate accounting concepts to non-finance staff
Organised and structured in daily duties
Excellent attention to detail
Proactive, Team player and ability to establish strong relationships
Strong attention to detail
Please note that, due to a high number of applicants, we will not be able to provide individual feedback at the initial application stages of this process.
We will, however, endeavour to email you regarding the outcome of your initial application, and provide additional resources as regards your job search, as applicable.
Once you are at advanced stages of this process (i.e. at phone and face to face interview) we will provide considered feedback to all.