Compile and analyze financial transactions and similar information in order to prepare accounting entries.
Work with legal accountant to prepare budget by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data.
Oversee communication and credit terms compliance with local & foreign suppliers and payment follow-up.
Maintain and follow-up strong relationships with our bank / other bank staff while negotiating the best rates for the company whether annual credit terms or project by project requirement.
Overhaul and upgrade procurement department under management guideline.
Prepares monthly internal reports to send to ownership by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and real-time trends relating to all company division (Contracting, Sales / Trading, Bank facility schedules).
Oversees all matters related to general ledger, data entry / related accounting and working with company accountants / legal accountant including the month-end close process and preparation of all monthly financial reporting.
Implement and assist with installation, modifications, documentations, and coordination of new accounting software system.
Ensures the company’s profitability, liquidity, and solvency at all times.
Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting, graduate studies are a plus (MBA,etc.) as well as proven management experience.
At least 10 years of progressive experience in construction or trading related accounting / finance practice.
Excellent knowledge of construction industry highly preferred.
Excellent English and Arabic – reading & writing.
Excellent organizational skills in order to coordinate tasks within the accounting department and ownership.
Knowledge and experience of corporate tax.
High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and result orientated.
Ability to schedule, prioritize, and assign all accounting work assignments and be able to work with a team in a harmonious environment while motivating staff / other senior accountants in the company.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of diverse individuals.