Associate, Accounting & Reporting

Posted 14 June 2024
Salary US$350 - US$450 per day
LocationDubai
Job type Contract
Discipline Finance
ReferenceBBHH567890_1718437505
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Our client, one of the worlds leading Internet Marketplace Platform companies, is currently hiring for an Associate, Accounting & Reporting to to join their EMEA Reporting & Compliance Team.

Responsibilities

  • Manage daily accounting operations, ensuring accurate and timely recording of financial transactions.
  • Support the preparation of financial statements and ensure their availability for CIT return filings.
  • Oversee junior staff involved in journal postings to prevent inaccuracies.
  • Ensure timely provision of data for transfer pricing local files, collaborating with internal teams and responding to continuous follow-ups.
  • Address and rectify discrepancies in intercompany transactions, ensuring proper documentation and booking.
  • Assist in establishing controls over journal entry postings and ensure all data sent to the team is reviewed by senior personnel.
  • Maintain a calendar for ongoing audits of financial statements, coordinating with the CT team on expected timelines for audit report availability.
  • Support the CT team in owning accounting journals, including tax-related entries, ensuring alignment with the tax team.

Responsibilities

  • Fluent in Arabic and English
  • 2+ years relevant professional experience
  • A strong understanding of fundamental accounting concepts, principles and tax
  • Team player, have ability to work independently and willingness to take on challenges
  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate key information and status to stakeholders
  • Ability to interact with all departments and levels throughout our organisation
  • Excellent project and time management skills, ability to prioritise and multitask
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA/CA/ACCA/equivalent qualification preferred

This is an immediate start contract position for a minimum period of 6 months, which may extend up to 2 years.

This is an Independent contractor engagement and you would be responsible for paying all necessary taxes in-country.

Please apply online for consideration.