Senior Accountant


General Information


Company:
Confidential
Job Type:
Accounting/ Finance
Location:
Lebanon
Date Posted:
Sep 23, 2021
Salary:
Unspecified
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee
Gender:
Both

Description


Responsibilities:
• Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
• Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
• Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
• Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
• Provide technical support and advice on Management Accountant
• Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
• Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
• Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
• Provide input into department’s goal setting process
• Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
• Assist with tax audits, VAT and tax returns
• Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
• Plan, assign and review staff’s work
• Support month-end and year-end close process
• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
• Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
• Liaise with our Financial Manager and Accounting Manager to improve financial procedures
Requirements:
o Proven experience as a Financial Controller, Accounting Supervisor, chief or senior accountant
o Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
o In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
o Awareness of business trends
o Familiarity with financial accounting statements
o Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
o Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like FreshBooks and QuickBooks
o Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
o Accuracy and attention to detail
o Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
o BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant

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