Ref: RP085-167

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Reporting Line: Finance Manager

Location: Dubai, UAE

About the Job:

An ideal candidate is one who collaborates with other accountants and financial staff in the company to provide financial and accounting support to executives and department heads to establish goals and budgets for the organization.

Your Role and Responsibilities:

• Full Accountability and Responsibility for the group accounts allocated to him/her
• Maintain the chart of accounts and general ledger
• Ensure that entries have been recorded correctly and are relevant and valid for the entities under his/her control
• Manage accounting staff – Senior accountant, accountant and AR/Credit controller
• Fully accountable to ensure that all month end deadlines are met, all reconciliations completed and provide draft set of accounts for review by FM
• Ensure bank reconciliations are completed
• Full responsibility for the integrity of the management and financial accounts.
• Provide the FM with first line reasons for variances between actual vs forecast vs budget
• Review of Tax returns and fillings
• Prepare Cash flow forecasts and provide weekly updates of actual versus forecast


Your Knowledge/Skills, Educations & Experience:

Qualifications and Certifications:

• Master’s degree in accounting & Finance preferred
• Minimum 3-4 years of experience as a Financial Accountant
• Profession CA or CIMA Certification preferred

Skills Requirement:

• Proven organizational skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Proven problem solver, results focused, self-motivated and a proactive individual
• MS Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) proficiency required


• Excellent verbal and written communication skill

About the Company

The Middle East Executive Group has become the first choice for industry professionals wanting to work in the Gulf region.

We understand exactly how supply chain performance and sales performance impacts the bottom line and top line of product led businesses and we have the experience, network & expertise to match skilled professionals with exciting new roles that suit their experience, passion and drive in this highly strategic industry.

Our specialist teams internally are;

  • Commercial Management & Sales
  • Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Strategic HR
  • Strategy
  • Engineering

The industries we focus on are;

  • 3PL / Freight Forwarding
  • Food & FMCG
  • Medical & Pharmaceutical
  • Ecommerce
  • Retail
  • Engineering

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Financial Accountant salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 6,500

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