Senior Accountant

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with emphasis on Accounting or Finance. Master’s degree in Finance or Accounting would be an advantage.

Having a minimum of 10 years of professional accounting experience with a minimum of 5 years as Senior Accountant or Assistant Accounting Manager within well-established firms in Lebanon.

Good corporate tax, payroll, VAT and NSSF experience

 

Captures daily accounting transactions in the system.

Performs bookkeeping work including keeping records concerning revenues, costs of goods, services, stock/inventory, P&L, Risks, cashflow, payments and transfers. Prepares and presents regular financial reports as well as consolidated financial reports.

Prepares monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements.

Performs month-end and year-end closing activities.

Reconciles bank statements, accounts payable and accounts receivable.

Prepares annual budget and regular financial forecasts.

Monitors and analyses budget variances and provide insights to Management.

Coordinates with external auditors for annual audits and ensure compliance with internal controls and regulatory requirements.

Prepares and file tax returns (VAT, CIT, ESR, etc..) regularly and ensures compliance with local tax regulations.

Stays updated on changes in NSSF and tax laws and regulations.

Ensures compliance with internal accounting & finance procedures and authority matrices and flags any discrepancy.

 

Discrete, ethical, positive and professional attitude. Good analytical skills and dealing with figures. Flexible and proactive. Able to deal with spreadsheets. Good organization and time management skills. Good oral and written communication skills in English. Professional computer skills including Microsoft Office

 

Interested candidates to email their CVs in Strict Confidentiality to Mrs. Elsa: recruitment@necg.com.lb