Charterhouse is working with a multinational Oil & Gas operating organisation who is looking to hire a Senior Reporting Analyst to join their finance team in Abu Dhabi.
About the role
As the Senior Accountant, you will support the Financial Controller and supervise a small team of Accountants, with responsibility for month-end accounting, financial reporting and managing various stakeholders in the business. The main functional responsibilities will include the accurate processing of accounting data in SAP across AP, AR & GL functions and the key accounting and general ledger processes of fixed assets, journals, accruals and pre-payments. On top of this, the role will oversee month-end closing & reporting processes for the business. You will also have the opportunity to assist with budget preparation, liaising with key stakeholders across the business as well as other ad-hoc accounting duties within analysis and reporting.
The successful candidate should be a Chartered Accountant with a university Degree in accounting or finance coupled with at least 7 years of finance experience, preferably with a multinational organisation within the GCC region. Exposure to a SAP ERP and reporting-based platform is another key criterion within the client’s search specification. Our client is seeking an experienced financial professional, whom can demonstrate exposure, within a corporate finance & reporting based role, across a multi-entity organisation. You should possess strong financial accounting & audit-type backgrounds along with a solid grasp of financial reporting & governance related policies. Coupled with these technical capabilities, you shall be expected to manage excellent presentations & analytical based reviews & strategic support for management committees. This role will also play a pivotal part with the external auditors, financial institutions and any regulatory authority whilst reporting internally across international jurisdictions. The nature of the organisation means that the client will look to identify candidates from within the Oil & Gas sector or from a background with a focus towards a project-based operation or business function.