Accounting Manager – Construction Chemicals (Multinational)

Pillars - New Cairo, Cairo

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Experience Needed:
More than 7 years
Career Level:
Manager
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Confidential
Languages:
English
Vacancies:
1 open position
About the Job

About the Job:

We are looking for an experienced Chief Accountant for our Client (Multinational Located in Cairo) to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.

Chief accountant responsibilities include

  • Reconciling account balances and bank statements,
  • Maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures.
  • A successful Chief accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts.
  • The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of accountants and junior accountants.
  • Senior accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of our accounting tasks.

Responsibilities

  • Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile accounts payable and receivable.
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results.
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status.
  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending.
  • Provide technical support and advice on Management accountant.
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures.
  • Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers.
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in the forecast process.
  • Provide input into the department’s goal-setting process.
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule.
  • Assist with tax audits and tax returns.
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance.
  • Plan, assign, and review staff’s work.
  • Support month-end and year-end close process.
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles.
  • Liaise with our financial manager and Accounting manager to improve financial procedures.
Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Proven experience as an Accounting Manager, accounting supervisor, chief Accountant
  • Background knowledge of clothing and textiles is a MUST.
  • ERP Systems are a MUST (Dynamics, Axapta)
  • Construction Chemicals or Construction background is preferred
  • Working in a Multinational organization is preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures.
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Awareness of business trends.
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements.
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills.
  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance, or relevant.
  • Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) will be preferred.
About this Company

Pillars Egypt is Consultancy & Recruitment Firm established to serve distinctive clients in the areas of strategic management , Business Planning and Executive recruitment.
We are a group of executives with a large diversified experience in various areas as Strategic Management, Business Planning

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