University degree preferably in Business Administration, majoring in Finance or Accounting from good universities. Masters or MBA or CMA or ideally CPA is a major plus.
Around 6-7 years of external audit experience with Big 4 Audit firms as Assistant Manager or Senior 3 Auditor; if not accounting management experience within major local or multinational financial institutions (Private Equity firms or Investment Banks or Commercial Banks) as Accounting Manager..
Deep understanding and practical application of accounting.
Knowledgeable and well exposed to IFRS.
Will be responsible for the Group’s large portfolio of companies accounting, review the valuation reports pertaining to all the company’s deals and ensure proper reflection in the books, liaise with external auditors, banks, administrators and tax advisors, and review the investment packages, capital calls and distribution notices to the investors.
Will review the investors’ reports, coordinate with the Group’s departments for accounting related matters, review the monthly invoices register, quarterly revenue billing, quarterly management accounts and yearly financial statements for all entities in accordance with IFRS, and generate and test the management reports
Good analytical skills and dealing with figures. Flexible and proactive. Able to deal with spreadsheets. Excellent organization and time management skills. In-depth knowledge of international and local accounting standards. Good oral and written communication skills, able to communicate and deal with internal and external stakeholders. Bilingual: English/Arabic. French is a major plus. Good computer literacy especially Excel.
Interested candidates to email their CVs in Strict Confidentiality to Mrs. Elsa: firstname.lastname@example.org