Junior Accountant

Recruiter
Blooming Bay LLC
Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
14 Feb 2019
Ref
915600
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Not qualified, Part qualified
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Management of petty cash transactions
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Prepare VAT return
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports
  • Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects

Desired Qualifications
  • University degree in Finance, Accounting, Commerce, Business
  • Expertise of at least 3 years experience in accounting and financial reporting
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Knowledgeable of cost accounting and inventory related aspects
  • Hands-on practical experience with Tally (mandatory)
  • Must have excellent organization skills and must be a multitasker
  • Can work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Consistent, accurate, and thorough with an eye for details
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Awareness of business trends, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance
  • Exceptional organizational & computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups/indexing and pivot tables
  • Outstanding communication skills, written and verbal