Senior Accountant_Pharmaceutical Industry

August 15, 2017
Job Description

Our client one of the companies which is into pharmaceutical industry requires Senior accountant for their operations in Al Ain, UAE. The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years of experience.


  • Plans, organizes and implements accounting operations and objectives; coordinates and integrates all activities toward achievement of established goals and objectives
  • Supervises, trains and evaluates accounting professionals, and entry level accounting and support staff
  • Ensures all functions and programs under charge are performed within established budgetary parameters, to include performing cost control activities, monitoring revenues and expenditures, and ensuring sound fiscal control
  • Performs highly complex accounting work according to generally accepted accounting principles, established procedures, departmental guidelines, and regulatory requirements applicable to the work
  • Prepares critical fiscal documentation regarding accounting activities, e.g., weekly, monthly and annual reports, draft and revised codes and ordinances
  • Generates various complex system reports or audits calculations and ensures accuracy, e.g., billing, payroll processing, and accounts payable
  • Maintains and reconciles balance sheet accounts for all funds with assistance from accounting support personnel
  • Plans, manages, coordinates, and implements the year end closing processes and procedures for the assigned accounting records; conducts year-end closing process
  • Provides information to financial auditors; conducts standard internal audits of various accounting records
  • Prepares budget forms for distribution at the beginning of the budget process; prepares fund summaries
  • Ensures adherence to generally accepted accounting standards and principles; ensures maintenance of proper audit trails and verification and reconciliation actions for all processed work
  • Evaluates receipts, expenditure forms, purchase orders, distributions, and disbursement orders for the purpose of ensuring compliance with established regulatory standards
  • Performs verification and reconciliation tasks for invoices/receipts/balances according to department checks and balances procedures.
  • Prepares a variety of studies, reports and related information for decision-making purposes
  • Provides technical accounting support and interpretation to management and employees
  • Attends and represents department at various executive meetings for the dissemination of information; prepares management meetings for dissemination of information; serves as a member of various employee committees.
  • Coordinates activities with other departments and work groups as needed.


  • Ability to understand, follow and confer written and oral instructions.
  • Ability to effectively supervise a staff comprised of entry and journey level professionals engaged in carrying out departmental functions.
  • Extensive knowledge of generally accepted standard accounting principles, established procedures, departmental guidelines, and regulatory requirements applicable to the work



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  • Location: Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Salary: AED 6000 - 7999
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