Charterhouse is working with one of our leading financial services client’s in Abu Dhabi who is looking to hire a Financial Accountant to manage their accounts payable and fixed assets functions within their management accounting team.
About the role
Sitting within corporate services, this role will oversee the timely management and reconciliation of all payables, linking to the general ledger activities, whilst also undertaking the financial reporting across the fixed assets portfolio and register. These accounting and reporting functions will be heavily geared towards strong compliance and accounting policy, aligning to audit requirements and IFRS, whilst also providing for analytical reports and governance to manage costs, payment controls and any ad-hoc project-based accounting. In conjunction, this role will support areas of management accounting; whereby monthly reports are prepared and submitted, to support departmental objectives, with financial accruals, depreciation commentaries and pre-payment schedules.
The client and the nature of their investment business will demand a highly proficient and capable candidate, both from a technical and soft-skill prospective. Applicants shall be Degree qualified with a professional Chartered Accountant qualification (ACA, ACCA or CPA), coupled with exposure to working within a top tier financial services or a “blue-chip” organisation with an ability to work accurately and across a high volume of accounting transactions. The successful candidate should have exposure to Oracle financials to allow for ease of inception. You should also be able to demonstrate a stable career-path coupled with up to 5 years of experience with the UAE market.