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Senior Accountant - (Government Institution Background only)

LocationDubai, Dubai, Middle East PP Adecco

Job typeManager


CategoryFinance and Accounting

Senior Accountant - (Government Institution Background only)

Adecco is currently recruiting for Senior Accountant for our client a leading Semi -Government Entity. The primary function of the successful candidate is the role holder is responsible to ensure regular and accurate provision of management accounts, short- and long-term operating expense and capital cost budgets and forecasts, by analyzing the financial performance and key productivity metrics in the organization.
*This job posting is for a permanent placement based in UAE.
Job Summary:
Job Responsibilities:
  • Monitor assigned budgeting and MIS reporting activities and/or program components for the purpose of ensuring effective department/section functioning, coordinating activities and ensuring compliance with established financial, legal and/or administrative requirements.
  • Assist in developing best practices for budgeting and accounting exercise across the organization based on the experience over the years including setting out consistent guidelines for each department and/or division to follow
  • Develop organizational view and guidelines on the development of the annual budget to Director Accounts and Budget and recommend appropriate course of action
  • Establish short term, quantifiable budgeting guidelines for the immediate upcoming business period
  • Provide periodic MIS reporting as per the specified metrics and analysis to support management decision making and forecasting
  • Prepare data on projections, trends, revenues and cost analysis
  • Oversee generation of rolling cash flow forecast
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial analysis to determine significant budget  to actual as well as actual to actual variances over period and/or year
  • Provide feedback in relation to the departments' expenses, production, revenue contributions and any potential variances in the budgeted costs
  • Perform analyses of the expenditures in relation to the budgeted figures; ensure that every aspect of a departments expenses are on budget; provide guidance to departments on how to stay as per budget
  • Initiate, coordinate and monitor the annual budgeting process
  • Lead and drive the budgeting and forecasting exercise for Divisions/ Departments; Interact with various departments and prepare departmental budgets and ensure communication of the same
  • Allocate costs to appropriate cost centers.
  • Prepare overall budgets and mid-year forecast based on past performance and strategic direction of the organization
  • Prepare periodic reports for the senior management on budget to actual variances, unbudgeted expenditure, exceptions as well as reallocations from one line to another.

The Successful Applicant:
  • Qualification - Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Commerce or any related discipline.
  • Relevant certifications such as CMA, CPA, ACCA, ACA, CFA or equivalent preferred.

  • Experience-. 4 – 6 years of relevant experience in Finance/Accounting 1 year in a position of progressively increasing managerial responsibility.

If you are interested in this position, please click the APPLY NOW button for immediate employment consideration.
We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact initial successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then your application has been unsuccessful.
Adecco Middle East is an Equal Opportunities Employer based in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and offers HR solutions for Permanent Recruitment, Emiratization, Executive Search, IT Outsourcing, Temporary Staffing, Visa and Payrolling, PRO services, Adecco Onsite, Assessment Center and Global Mobility business.  The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland and powered by nine global brands: Adecco, Adia, Badenoch & Clark, General Assembly, Lee Hecht Harrison, Modis, Pontoon, Spring Professional and Vettery.
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