Cognition General Trading

Dubai, UAE

Ref: SP842-06

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are recruiting this candidate for a role in a new e-commerce company based in Al Mina, Dubai. This e-commerce company will be dealing in office supplies, school supplies, pantry supplies and cleaning supplies. We are launching in a few days and target customers are households and offices in Dubai. The warehouse is in Al Quoz Industrial Area 1.

- Prior experience of using Quick Books Online
- Daily Journal entries into accounting software
- Work with external auditor to complete auditing process
- Prepare Cash flow statement, Balance sheet, Profit and Loss statement
- Daily reports
- Work on internal audit with supervisor
- Petty cash manager and daily sales cash management
- Set up of controls within the company
- Reconciliation of accounts with bank statement
- Participate in stock count on a periodic basis
- Comfortable using the ecommerce website software to see how the store is performing
- Coordinating with the payment gateway company
- Compensation is AED 3,800/month
- Salary can be increased in the future based on company performance.
- Performance based bonus of 1 month salary is applicable if the annual sales target is met by the team.

Additional responsibilities:

We think that this is a new company, and you will have free time on your hand at least in the initial months. In your balance time, we would like you to:

- Assist in doing employee documentation (Visa, Emirates ID, health insurance)
- Website related: adding/deleting/updating product data on the website.

AED 3800 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.
Additional benefits: Visa, Health Insurance, Free Membership from CGT ecommerce website. This membership would lead to savings when purchasing cleaning, stationery and pantry items from the company store. Performance based bonus of 1 month salary is applicable if annual sales


- The accountant will be based at the office in Al Mina area from Saturday- Thursday 8:30am-6pm.
- Minimum 1 year of prior work experience in a similar role
- Arabic Speaking is a plus
- Driving License and Car is a plus
- Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from an accredited college (Attested degree certificate will be required)
- English speaking
- Knowledge of Word, Excel and comfortable with using technology
- Reference letter from previous employer would be a plus
- Currently based in UAE
- Any nationality/gender can apply
- Probation period 6 months

About the Company

Cognition General Trading LLC is an online only e-commerce startup selling office, school, pantry and cleaning supplies. Our target market are Households and Companies in Dubai, UAE. The office is based in Al Mina, Dubai and the warehouse is in Al Quoz Industrial area 1. We are selling in retail and wholesale quantities to customers and providing great deals all year round.

When customers shop with us for their home or their office, they save immense amount of time, money and effort.

Mission: To reduce living costs of households and operating costs of companies in Dubai, UAE.

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