Job Requirements for Senior Accountant

Job Title Senior Accountant, Finance Department
Workplace Type Onsite
Job Location 25 February Tower, Khalid Ibn El Waleed Street, Sharq, Kuwait
Employment Type Full Time
Job Function Consulting
Seniority Level Middle Management
Company Industry Accounting

Job Description

Job Objective / Summary Carry out accounting entries and periodical reconciliations and prepare unaudited financial statements as per the approved chart of accounts using accounting software.
Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent
Professional Certificates Professional Certificates are an extra advantage, e.g., a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Certificate or a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certificate
Experience 5 – 7 years of experience in the accounting domain
Job Responsibilities
  • Review the financial documents, ensure that they are approved as per the Delegation of Authority Matrix, prepare the accounting entries, and post them on the accounting software as per the approved chart of accounts.
  • Review and issue engagement invoices to the clients.
  • Review the monthly accounts receivable reports and follow up on collections with the Collection Officer on a weekly basis.
  • Review the monthly accounts payable reports and follow up payments thereof as per the approved settlement regulations.
  • Prepare cheques, bank transfers, and bank guarantees.
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations of bank accounts and depreciation of fixed assets.
  • Prepare unaudited financial statements and
  • Perform any other tasks that may be assigned to them.
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Companies Law No. 1 of 2016 and its Executive Regulations, as amended.
  • Private Sector Labor Law No. 6 of 2010 and its Executive Regulations, as amended
Technical Skills
  • Preparing and reconciling financial documents
  • Carrying out accounting reconciliations
  • Preparing and reconciling accounts receivable and accounts payable reports
Mandatory Requirements
  • The required experience should be within the State of Kuwait
  • Transferable residency.
What we Offer
  • Competitive monthly salary as compared to market benchmark.
  • Private health insurance
  • Annual salary review considering the annual performance evaluation
Why working at Baker Tilly?
  • A workplace with international standards
  • Working days from Sunday till Thursday
  • Working hours are from 8 am till 5 pm, with a one-hour break from 12 am to 01 pm.
  • Growth in your career path based on job performance.
  • Sustainable training and career development.

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