Charterhouse is working with a multinational Oil and Gas services operator who is looking to hire a Senior Unit Accountant to join its Group 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. Your main 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. The successful candidate 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, reporting and planning strategies.
The successful candidate should be a Chartered Accountant with a University Degree in accounting or finance, coupled with at least 5 years of finance experience, preferably with a multinational organisation within the GCC region. Exposure to SAP ERP platforms is essential within the search criterion. Our client will look for a technical proficient candidate who is also able to demonstrate commercial & business support and reporting through strong financial reporting and FP&A type capabilities and experience.