Chief Accountant

Wasla Browser - Zamalek, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
In Consideration
Not Selected
Experience Needed:
More than 7 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Confidential, Bonuses Apply
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree
1 open position
About the Job
  • Lead Accountants in one of Egypt's fastest growing tech companies - Wasla Browser.
  • Accounting System
  • Posting Journals on the ERP
  • Reconcile the banks at the designated frequency
  • Accounts Receivables
  • Raise corporate invoices and send to customers on a monthly basis.
  • Issue credit notes and post to Sales Ledger and customers accounts..
  • Reduce the DSO by ensuring outstanding balances are collected in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Allocate bank transfers, card payments, and cheque payments to customers accounts against due invoices.
  • Ensure customers reconciliations are performed regularly, and underline overdue accounts.
  • Handle all credit card and digital subscriptions.
  • Liaise with sales and operations team to resolve any issues.
  • Accounts Payable
  • Process and manage suppliers' invoices, credit notes, data entry and scanning invoices.
  • Ensure all invoices are coded and booked to the correct GL code, by city and department.
  • Process payments, salaries payments, and petty cash requests.
  • Be the main petty cash holder and reconcile all payments and receipts weekly.
  • Setup online payments and ensure the payments are approved and released timely.
  • Maintain the DPO as per payment terms to ensure there is always sufficient funds.
  • Reconciling suppliers' accounts and sending out statements to suppliers to obtain balance confirmations.
  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close.
  • Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information.
  • Execute banking requirements.
  • Ensure the accurate and timely processing of sales transactions.
  • Ensure the monthly and quarterly Bank Compliance activities are performed in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Supports budget and forecasting activities.
  • Collaborates with the other finance department managers to support overall department goals and objectives.
  • Monitors and analyzes department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Advises staff regarding the handling of non-routine reporting transactions.
  • Responds to inquiries from regarding financial results, special reporting requests and the like.
  • Ensure a error-free and timely year end audit.
  • Supervise the general ledger to ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met.
  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department.
  • Provide training to new and existing staff as needed.
  • Work with each direct report to establish goals and objectives for each year and monitor and advise on the progress to enhance the professional development of staff.
  • Support with special projects and workflow process improvements
Job Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor Degree of Accounting from a reputable university.
  • 7+ years of experience in accounting.
  • Strong usage of online and other digital portals/tools.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (English).
  • Strong interpersonal, supervisory and customer service skills required.
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines required.

About this Company

As global habits shift towards digital, many people in emerging markets are left behind due to significantly high data costs and limited infrastructure of fixed broadband; which leaves the vast majority of the population completely reliant on, unaffordable, mobile internet.... (More)

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