• United Arab Emirates University Careers | Accountant, UAE

    United Arab Emirates University Careers | Accountant, UAE

    Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

    Job Description

    United Arab Emirates University - UAEU is currently recruiting for an Accountant who will be responsible for the following tasks

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Performs some or all of the accounting duties listed below, as assigned, that may involve review, analysis, posting, preparing journal entry, reconciling, and reporting of financial transactions, ensuring compliance with procedures and regulations, efficiency, and effective customer services.

    • Ensures timeliness, accuracy, and quality completion of duties in compliance with university, federal, and banking procedures and regulations:

    • Posting financial transactions supported with correct documentation and approvals to the computer system within compliance with appropriate authority

    • Reviewing system-created journal entries and making necessary corrections

    • Verifying documents used to issue payments, receivables, and employee salaries, benefits, and allowances are accurate and according to university agreements (i.e., purchase orders, service agreements, employment contracts, etc.)

    • Reviewing bank statements and/or performing bank account reconciliations and follow-up on reconciling items

    • Performing general ledger reconciliation, vendor payment, and/or account analysis

    • Assists university employees, other university departments, vendors/suppliers, external agencies, and other organizations inquiries regarding university financial transactions

    • Record, follow up and review bank guarantees

    • Prepare documents and correspondence for internal departments as well as external clients

    • Review the work of other accountants

    • Other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.

    Job Requirements

    • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or any other related fields* Proficiency in English, computer and accounting

    • 0 - 3 years relevant experience*Accounting, Budgeting, Financial Analysis and Reporting, Financial Information Management Systems

    Preferred Qualification

    • Knowledge of university financial policies and procedures

    • Negotiation skills

    • Microsoft Office Suite .

    Job Details

    Company/Organization: United Arab Emirates University - UAEU

    Employment Type: Full-time Job

    Job Functions: Accounting/Auditing, Finance

    Job Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Salary/Compensation: 7000 to 18000 AED

    Application Deadline: N/A