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Junior Accountant

  • Location:

    Baghdad

  • Sector:

    Industrial

  • Contact:

    Omid Miri

  • Job ref:

    4178

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-08-08

mselect is looking to hire a Junior Accountant for an industrial client in Baghdad, Iraq. Candidates must have at least 2-3 years of experience in the same field. Fluency in English and Arabic is a must.

POSITION SUMMARY
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.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
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

QUALIFICATION

Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance or equivalent/related field
  • Special licenses or certificate will be advantageous

Experience:
  • A minimum of (2-3) years' experience is a must in the same field

Skills & Knowledge:
  • Strong analytical, communication, and computer skills
  • Understanding of mathematics and accounting and financial processes
  • Trustworthy
  • Attention to detail
  • SFAS Rule

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.