Accounting & Financial Specialist

Job ID
AFS 07/17
Full time
Kingdom of Bahrain
Minimum 8 to 10 years of relevant work experience

Accounting & Financial Specialist

Code AFS 07/17

Ensure all accounting activities are in line with the approved practices and policies

Performs trial balance adjustments and monthly closing entries

Provide and improve Management reporting on financials; periodical reports on financials including Profit and Loss statements, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow statements

Validate entries flowing from Sub Ledgers to General Ledger; entries flowing from other software systems interfaced with accounting software system

Periodical Accruals, Provisions and reversals

Applying analytical procedures to detect errors

Assist accounting staff and other Directorate staff having sub ledgers in the book-keeping and reconciliations when needed

Recommend changes in the accounting system to increase effectiveness and efficiency; transformation, overhaul and modernization of the processes

Support management decision-making process through provision of appropriate financial information and analysis

Manager relationship with internal and external auditors monitor performance and corrective actions

Build cross-functional relationships related to accounting and financial control

Set up management control tools over accounting and finance function

Appraise and explain technical matters and implications related to accounting.

Educational Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance; and

Professional qualification such as CA, CPA, ACCA

Experience Required
Minimum 8 to 10 years of relevant work experience

Competencies Required
Comprehensive knowledge, understanding and experience of practical principles and practices of accounting and finance

The ability to objectively and critically analyze data and provide accurate assessments

Problem identification and problem solving skills

Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint etc.

Proficiency in English (oral & written) is essential.

Knowledge of Arabic is an added advantage.


Interested candidates please send your CV along with a photograph in a word document.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.