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Senior Accountant

Client of Robert Half

Posted on June 17, 2020

1 - 2 years Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

Bachelor of Commerce(Commerce). Any Nationality

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Job Description

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The Role

The Senior Accountant will provide a key support function to the Chief Financial Officer in the commercial management of the company's real estate portfolio and in the carrying out of day to day financial tasks.
The Senior Accountant will be an active member of the Finance Team supporting the internal processing of sales and leasing activities of company owned real estate assets including liaison with buyers, tenants, appointed consultants and lending institutions.
Under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the Senior Accountant will further support the management of company and subsidiary financial accounts and reports to enhance the function and services provided by the Real Estate and Financial department.

To manage existing and new buyer and tenant relationships in relation to their dealings with the Company, and company owned real estate assets
Support the CFO in communicating with appointed consultants, contractors and other real estate project-related stakeholders
Ensure all Real Estate project related commercial information is up to date and available internally and externally
Positively support in the development of internal and external relationships with the department
Provide specific administrative, financial and commercial support to assigned projects as directed by the General Manager
Promote and foster a strong team culture and positive communication within the Real Estate and Finance Team and throughout the wider business
Ensure the Group quality standards are met and enhanced
Real Estate Projects

Manage all leasing and purchase transactions as provided by appointed consultants
Liaise positively with all appointed real estate consultants and contractors in the management of company held real estate assets
Support the maintenance of accurate records of the occupancy and commercial (income) status of all real estate assets
Support the calculation and processing of liquidated damages, interest charges, settlements, service charges and other related financial matters as required by the CFO
Generally support the sales, leasing and marketing activities related to real estate projects
Support the assessment of financial performance and financial reporting related to real estate projects
Support the management and upkeep of internal company accounts for real estate projects including the generation of reports for lending institutions
Accounting and Finance

Understand the Company's accounting processes and work within the set policies and procedures;
Issue receipts for sales and rental collections
Update and reconcile sales and rental collections
Check and initialize the invoices issued to clients
Provide account statements for clients
Liaise with Abu Dhabi National Properties on queries, rental issues and contracts due for renewal
Book all rental and sales income
Keep record of post-dated cheques collected
Ensure correct recognition of current year and post year rental income
Control and post all supplier invoices
Prepare cheque payments or transfer letters
Book monthly water & electricity bills & payments
Accounts for Etisalat and Du telephone bills
Prepare payments to suppliers as per the agreed terms
Book all payment transactions
Manage and book all petty cash transactions
Prepare and analyse monthly, quarterly and annual management reports
Prepare and analyse project expense reports
Compile annual budgets
Do budget variance and trends analysis
Prepare cash flow forecasts
Prepare and analyse monthly report of building rental income and expenses
Prepare and maintain payroll
Review and reconcile all bank accounts
Other duties assigned by CFO

Accounts / Taxation / Audit / Company Secretary

Desired Candidate Profile

People, Leadership and Teamwork

Ensure professional control of high-pressure situations as required
Demonstrate decisiveness and presence when dealing with colleagues,
Ensure a thorough understanding of policies, procedures and practices as set by the Human Resources department and comply with these
Be a clear communicator with staff in all situations and ensure that queries are dealt with in accordance with Company protocols
Encourage teamwork ethos within the business
Ensure that unacceptable performance and / or inappropriate behaviour that does not align with the values of the company is managed and corrective action is taken
Participate in one-to-ones and team meetings
Internal/External Service Delivery, Technical Skills and Task Management

Actively participate in learning and development as instructed by the CFO
Give direction to assigned teams as required
Ensure compliance with business systems, process and procedures.
Support the delivery of a proactive, high quality internal and external service for Finance and Real Estate related matters as instructed by the CFO
Environment and Working Hours

Working hours are 8:00am-4:00 and as required as per Client requirements.
This role may require regular out of office meetings attendance and flexible working hours.


Senior Accountant


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Client of Robert Half

The Company
A large local conglomerate who operating across multiple sectors across the UAE are looking to hire a senior accountant to join their experienced team.

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