Senior Accountant

Arabian Explorers Tourism - Cairo, Egypt

357
Applicants for
4 open positions
176
Seen
45
Shortlisted
106
Rejected
Experience Needed:
More than 2 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
5,000 to 7,000 EGP per month
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
4 open positions
About the Job

Job Scope:

  • We are looking for an experienced Senior accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.
  • Senior accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures.
  • A successful Senior 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
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
  • Provide input into 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
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts for accounts payable, accounts receivable and assist with inventory transactions
  • Development of cash flow management
Job Requirements
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
  • Awareness of business trends
  • Experience working in Travel and Tourism sector
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like QuickBooks
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills - ability to analyze, interpret and reconcile data
  • University degree in Accounting/Finance discipline
  • Account Receivable experience is a MUST.
About this Company

Established in 1991, we're a dynamic Destination Management Company with a pioneering approach to the way you travel. Arabian Explorers is a dynamic Destination Management Company for the UAE, Oman, Qatar and Bahrain offering tailor-made services and ideas for a range of... (More)

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