17 April 2024
AED.5000 - AED.10000 / month

Job Description

Position: Accountant/Bookkeeper

Date posted: 2024-04-17

Industry: other

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 5 years

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree /ACCA/CIMA

Salary: AED 5000 to 10000

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Company: Confidential


Hiring Accountant/Bookkeeper urgently required in Dubai

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly skilled and organized individual to fill the role of Accountant/Bookkeeper. The ideal candidate will be fully conversant with Xero and QuickBooks, proficient in keeping accounts up to date on a daily basis, and possess a detailed knowledge of UK statutory accounts. Advanced proficiency in Excel is essential for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date accounting records using Xero and QuickBooks.
  • Prepare monthly management accounts pack, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Manage accounts in multiple currencies, ensuring accuracy and compliance with relevant regulations.
  • Process UK payroll operations efficiently and accurately.
  • Handle VAT, PAYE, and Corporation Tax filing requirements, ensuring compliance with UK regulations.
  • Maintain knowledge of Companies House filing requirements and ensure timely submissions.
  • Manage filing deadlines and ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinate and manage filing requirements for multiple jurisdictions, including UAE, Qatar, Singapore, and others.
  • Prepare cash flow forecasts to assist in financial planning and decision-making.
  • Actively manage cash flow to optimize liquidity and financial performance.
  • Maintain and reconcile bank accounts regularly to ensure accuracy and transparency.
  • Administer sales commissions accurately and in accordance with company policies.
  • Prepare ad hoc reports as required by management or regulatory authorities.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACCA, CIMA) preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Proficiency in Xero, QuickBooks, and Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong understanding of UK statutory accounts and tax regulations.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.

This role offers an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to contribute to the financial success of our organization while gaining valuable experience in a dynamic and growing industry.