Chief Accountant

General Information

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


Job Title: Chief Accountant
Job Location: Beirut, Lebanon

Job Brief: We are looking for an experienced chief accountant to join our consultancy team.

Job Responsibilities

• Manage and oversee the entire accounting team
• Conduct all necessary training to keep the team’s skills and knowledge up to date
• Ensure that all necessary documents are requested, collected, and compiled
• Handle full spectrum of financial and cost accounting tasks
• Adhere to and advise on the use of a proper chart of accounts
• Supervise accounts reconciliation and ensure timely closing of accounts
• Develop and maintain internal control systems
• Detect and address potential compliance issues proactively
• Maintain highly organized and updated client files
• Work collaboratively with other teams to achieve shared goals
• Report directly to the operations manager

Job Specifications

• At least 7 years of experience in accounting
• Thorough knowledge of accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures
• Extensive knowledge in the Lebanese Chart of Accounts
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Equivalent
• Master’s degree in Accounting or Equivalent is a plus
• CPA or 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
• Good command of English and Arabic.

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