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Finance Manager

Leading Company / Dubai, UAE

Business Type: Client Side
Category: Finance
Contract: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Job Ref#: JP3638

Posted: 12 Dec 2017
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Jeremy Nicholls


The Company

Our client is one of the leading companies in the UAE.


The Role

The Finance Manager will be overall responsible for local office financial accounting and bookkeeping, including financial accounting aspects of the company internal systems and technology.


Key Responsibilities

  • Performance of financial controls specified by Head Office
  • Monthly management accounts for local office and head office reporting purposes
  • Daily/monthly bookkeeping entries in the accounting software program and preparation of Trial Balances, Income Statements and Balance Sheets
  • Reconciliations (BSP, LCCs and third ticketing parties, bank and cash, ticket matching, refunds, commissions, TCC system reports to GDS)
  • Weekly reporting (cash flow, sales reports)
  • Banking
  • Debtors/creditors where relevant
  • All payments (including but not limited to full BSP/partner payment responsibility, payroll,
  • Petty cash
  • Preparation of statutory returns (payroll documents)
  • Local entity accounting and staying abreast of all local requirements (accounting, tax, legal, new VAT regulation)
  • Relationship management (bank, merchants, consultants, auditors)
  • Company secretarial duties if required
  • General administration and filing


Skills and Qualifications

  • Relevant accounting qualification
  • Proven bookkeeping experience, particularly with BSP and general office
  • Preferably experience with QuickBooks/Pastel Accounting software/applicable local
  • GDS experience is beneficial
  • Ideally a Chartered Accountant or progressing for it
  • Flexible, efficient, detail-oriented
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Effective communication skills
  • Fluent in English (written and verbal)
  • Previous travel and e-commerce experience is a plus
  • Candidate should be in the UAE
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