Senior Accountant – University of Doha

Company: Full Time Jobs in Qatar
  • Location: Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted: September 7, 2023
  • Salary: Negotiable

About the job

University of Doha for Science and Technology – Senior Accountant Profile:

University of Doha for Science and Technology – Finance Directorate is inviting nominations and applications for the position of Senior Accountant. Reporting to the Head, of Accounting. The successful candidate will handle and coordinate general accounting operations and major reporting and reconciliation duties, in accordance with UDST financial procedures, internationally accepted Accounting standards and government legislation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will coordinate the preparation and recording of asset, liability, revenue and expense entries through the compilation and analysis of account information to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance and will assist with the recording of daily transactions related to cash transactions, accounts payable, payroll and premiums and claims.

The successful candidate will verify allocation, posting and reconciliation of subsidiary accounts and accounts payable and receivable to generate and maintain accurate UDST financial records, will prepare balance sheets, profit and loss, and other statements in compliance UDST’s financial reporting schedules and will provide technical support and advice to Accountants on accounting management, systems and procedures to improve UDST accountant-related activities.

The successful candidate will oversee payroll calculations and disbursement in compliance with UDST policies and procedures, will assist with the completion of internal and external audits by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts and providing information to auditors to comply with UDST’s legal responsibilities and will support the Director, Finance in the collection and reporting of UDST Accounting data.

The successful candidate will handle month-end and year-end close processes to ensure compliance with UDST reporting standards and will attend training and development opportunities and stay up to date and current with Accounting regulations and will perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field is required

Accounting Designation such as ACCA/CPA/CA or similar preferred

Experience:

Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in Finance, Accounting or related field

Language:

Fluency in written and spoken English language is required

Fluency in written and spoken Arabic language is preferred

Other Required Skills:

A proactive can-do attitude to work, good time management & attention to detail, time management and service excellence are essential. Good in Accounting Principles and Regulations and financial accounting the ability to develop effective working relationships across all levels of the organization is required to be successful in this role.

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