Company: Stantec Consulting
Work sector: Consulting
Job location: Dubai United Arab Emirates
Career Level: Middle Management (Staff Supervisor)
Stantec Dubai is currently seeking a Senior Regional Accountant to join our team in Dubai.
Key Tasks and Duties include:
Booking expenses to accounts and cost centers by analyzing invoice/expense reports; recording entries and chasing for approvals.
Payment of vendors, scheduling and preparing checks; resolving purchase order, invoice, or payment discrepancies.
Receiving, verifying and Booking employee expense reports.
Maintains accounting ledgers by verifying and posting account transactions.
Verifies vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions.
Maintains historical records by filing documents.
Preparing monthly Cash flows
Disburses petty cash by recording entry; verifying documentation.
Reports VAT by calculating requirements on paid invoices.
Preparation of External Invoices and Postings.
Attending Vendor calls and resolving queries.
Assisting in the Internal and External Audit Process.
Manage full spectrum of financial and cost accounting role eg. AR, AP, GL, forecasting, budgeting etc.
Responsible for day to day finance and accounts operations
Perform full set of accounts and ensure timely closing of accounts.
Perform project cost forecasts/budgets, cost tracking, monitoring and controls.
Responsible for timely monthly consolidated financial statements, payments, cash-flow management reporting for submission to HQ.
Review & approve payment vouchers & journal entries
Perform cash flow forecasting, budgeting and working closely with the operations and project teams in analyzing margins, variances and cost analysis.
Issue project cost reports for review and approval.
Develop and maintain internal control and effective accounting system and policies for the set up.
Support CFO in ensuring that intercompany cost allocations are in line with management agreements and transfer pricing policy
Establish and maintain systems for cost-sensitivity analysis and early-warning of cost-overruns
Work consultatively with the respective departments on cost reduction initiatives
Senior Regional Accountant
Accounts Payable specialist – good understanding of FX Revaluations
Navision Experience an advantage
Experience with reviewing expense claims and posting.
Accounts receivable expert – Dealt with contractors/Government organizations
Advanced Excel User
Senior Management reporting experience, would be a plus.
Well organized and detail oriented.
Has demonstrated working under pressure in previous role.
Bachelors degree from an internally recognized university
Minimum 5-10 years of work experience in finance
Internationally recognized accreditation is preferred
Accounting, Accounting Finance