Senior Accountant

General Information

Job Type:
Accounting/ Finance
Lebanon - Beirut
Date Posted:
Nov 24, 2021
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


Job Brief

We’re looking for an organized and devoted senior accountant to join our team. The senior accountant role is indispensable to oversee the company’s accounting cycle and its financial management.

Job Responsibilities

• Oversee and attend to the following tasks:
o Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
o Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries
o Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents
o Examining statements to ensure accuracy and legality
o Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options
o Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
o Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
o Attend to month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close processes
o Communicate effectively with clients to sort out transactions and resolve issues
o Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
o Compute taxes owed, prepare tax returns, ensure prompt payment
o Suggest ways to reduce costs, enhance revenues and improve profits
o Keep information confidential and secure them with database backups
o Keep up with financial policies, regulation and legislation
• Address budget matters with management and provide recommendations based on expenditure as necessary
• Advise on required actions to enhance financial performance and improve company cash flow
• Coordinate with assigned auditor to process declarations and governmental obligations

Job Specifications

• At least 5 years of experience in accounting, preferably in the construction sector
• Thorough knowledge of accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures
• Extensive knowledge in the Lebanese Chart of Accounts
• Master degree in Accounting or Equivalent
• CMA certification is a plus
• Good Computer Skills in general, and Microsoft Office skills in specific
• Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
• Good time management
• Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
• Attention to detail and High Conscientiousness

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