Chief Accountant

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Posted
16 Nov 2016
Closes
14 Dec 2016
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
  • Must have minimum 3 to 5 years UAE hotel experience as a Chief Accountant in a Hotel.

Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:             

  • Lead and manage the day-to-day activity of the Accounting department and ensure all standards are followed
  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare financial statements including monthly and annual reports
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met
  • Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close
  • Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
  • Continuously manage and support budget and forecast activities and assist Departmental Leaders as required
  • Oversee the financial audit preparation and coordinate the audit process
  • Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses
  • Analyze and advise on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
  • Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures; provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
  • Imposes deadlines and delegates tasks.
  • Understands how to manage in a culturally diverse work environment.
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Senior Leadership experience in accepted accounting practices and principles required
  • In depth knowledge Sun back Office
  • University/College degree in a related discipline required
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable with exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Motivates and provides a work environment where employees are productive.
  • Other duties as assigned

Essentail Qualifications:

  • Senior Leadership experience in accepted accounting practices and principles required
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Windows applications and applications such as Sun Systems
  • University/College degree in a related discipline required
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable with exceptional attention to detail