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Assistant Accountant

Accountancy, Accounts Assistant
AED7,000 to AED8,000 Per Month
Dubai, UAE
Contract Type:

Reporting to the Chief Accountant, you’ll be part of a small team and hence this is a hands-on role


  • Primarily responsible for error free processing, data collection and analysis and supporting the logistics and procurement function within the Finance Team

Key Finance & Accounting Processes:

  • Adhere to the Month-end close, supporting an on-time and error free process
  • Support the delivery of P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow statement by pre-determined deadlines
  • Preparation of all documents related to accounts receivable, accounts payable, accruals, cost accounting, inventory, fixed assets, revenue ensuring they have been accurately recorded and processed into company system
  • Keeping all documents and reconciliations up to date for monthly and quarterly reports and annual audit
  • Preparation of customer invoices/billing
  • Assisting in the timely collection of receivables and on-time payment of supplier invoices
  • Preparation of cheques, payments and bank deposits
  • Review of requisition and LPOs in line with company best practices and processes
  • Cash/Bank reconciliation
  • Timely preparation of the VAT declaration
  • Supporting all ERP System data needs from all business areas ensuring that we have a data rich and accurate database
  • Assisting the data entry of the procurement, logistics and supply functions

Experience & Requirements:

  • Working towards an internationally recognised qualification (CPA, ACCA etc)
  • Experience of working in the retail industry is ideal
  • 5 years of proven experience in a large or mid-sized accounting function
  • Sound knowledge of accounting standards
  • Experience in maintaining a general ledger
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Strong Excel and database skills
  • Exposure to an ERP System (SAGE, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft etc)
  • Strong skills in assembling, preparing and verifying data for system use

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. (LV)