Senior Accounting Manager

Quest Search & Selection


Ref: GP340-2102

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

As an Senior Accounting Manager, you will:

The main purpose is to oversee a capable Accounting Team as well as efficient accounting processes in order to provide accurate and timely financial and tax reporting for the firms. The primary goal is to build and keep an effective team in charge of the company's accounting, tax, treasury management, and financial auditing processes. Compliance with group standards, as well as internal and external financial and tax reporting standards and obligations, is another important goal.


* Preparing financial reports and presentations, analysing the performance of the staff, engaging in audits, managing schedules and guidelines, and establishing strategies to improve systems and services are all responsibilities of a senior accounting manager.
* Work with each direct report to ensure that team members are performing at their best to set goals and targets for each year in accordance with the company's strategies, and to monitor and advise on progress in order to improve the development of the team professionally.

In control of Fixed Assets Management and Tax Accounting as well:

* Oversee the closing of accounts on a monthly basis.
* Examine the company's financial accounts for correctness and compliance with Group and International Financial Reporting Standards.
* Keep track of the company's capital expenditures.
* Responsible for the tax governance and compliance strategy formulation and management for the company.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Skills and Experience:

* At least 10 years' experience in Finance and Accounting, 5 years of which in supervisory/managerial capacity with reputable entities, multinational companies.
* Experience in Corporate Group Reporting environment
* Ideally has GCC experience and knowledgeable about tax in the region.
* Has accounting and audit manager experience in Big 4 or multinational organisations. (automotive experience is added advantage)
* Degree in Finance or Accounting is a must(MBA Finance is advantage)
* Retains strong educational background, with Accounting Qualifications (CPA/CA)
* Proficiency in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), SAP (or similar packages)

Core Capabilities:

* High degree of analytical skills
* Strong ability to recognize issues and develop business solutions
* Quality oriented with high performance drive
* Demonstrates professional work ethics and integrity
* Broad minded, flexible and adaptable to change
* Highly innovative
* Customer oriented
* Motivation to lead
* Ability to steer a team
* Exceptionally strategic

About the Company

Quest Search & Selection is a specialist recruitment consultancy with over 20 years' experience in sourcing the world's best candidates for the global Retail, FMCG and Hospitality sectors.

With offices in the UK & Dubai, we have an international presence and a global reach. Our recruiters place candidates locally and internationally for a wide variety of roles focusing on the following areas:

Retail Buying & Merchandising, E-commerce & Digital, Food & Beverage, Hotels, Hospitality & Operations, Retail Stores & Operations, HR & Recruitment, Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Technical and New Product Development.

We work in partnership with our clients who range from famous international brands within the Retail, Restaurant, Hotel and Consumer products space. Our reputation is built on our in-depth understanding of the industry and our consultants' skill, knowledge and passion for their sectors.

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QAR 10,500

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