Charterhouse are currently managing a search for a client, within the legal sector, whom are in the process of identifying a Receivables and Collection Accountant covering their operation in Abu Dhabi.
About the role
This Accountant shall take ownership of all areas of accounts receivable and transactional accounting whilst being focused towards the management of collections and any invoice management.
On top of this, the role will take responsibility for the oversight of all aspects of general ledger maintenance and the finalisation of bank reconciliations. The position will also have a review of billing cycles and work-in-progress across the firm to ensure timely controls and accurate collection targets.
The client within this search will look to recruit a professionally qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CPA) with a minimum of 5 years’ experience, across a receivables function, within the UAE market. In conjunction, applicants shall also require exposure to a legal firm and/or a professional services type environment; to ensure a company alignment and a transfer of knowledge. The successful candidate shall demonstrate a working background across billing systems (Elite 3E, Peachtree or PCLaw) combined with strong Excel for reporting purposes.
As a final criterion, the client will look for a clear and concise communicator with an ability to partner with the frontline business.