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Junior Accountant

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    Nima Ardalan

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    24 days ago

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mselect is looking to hire a Junior Accountant for an industrial client in Basrah, Iraq. Candidates must have a minimum 1-3 years of relevant experience. Fluency in English and Arabic is a must.

The Accountant is responsible for collecting, tracking, correcting, and communicating the financial position of the company. They record transactions, compile and analyse data, perform audits and compute taxes.


Accrual Accounting:
  • Should have a deep understanding of accrual accounting principles
  • Ensure accurate and timely recording of financial transactions
Expense Budgets:
  • Preparation of monthly expense budgets
  • Provide insights and recommendations for cost control and optimization
Bank Management:
  • Maintain relationships with banks
  • Perform regular reconciliations and ensure accurate recording of bank transactions
  • Execute monthly online bank payments accurately and on time
Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable:
  • Ensure timely collection of receivables and efficient management of payables
Invoicing Based on Contracts:
  • Review monthly invoicing process in accordance with contractual agreements
  • Work closely with relevant departments to ensure accurate and timely submissions
Daily Review and Reconciliation:
  • Conduct a daily review of accounting books
  • Reconcile intercompany loans and maintain accurate financial records
Knowledge of QuickBooks Accounting Software:
  • Should have knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software
Supervision of the Accounting Team:
  • Review of the work of the accounting team.
  • And send monthly reports to the Accounts Head Office, and meet Reporting deadlines

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance or equivalent/ related field
  • A master's degree in a relevant field will be advantageous
  • Special licenses or certification will be advantageous
  • A minimum of (1-3) years' experience is a must in the same field
Skills and Knowledge:
  • Strong analytical, communication, and computer skills
  • Understanding of mathematics and accounting and financial processes
  • Detail Orientation
  • Trustworthy
  • Attention to detail
  • SFAS Rules
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*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.