Senior Accountant (3-months, KSA)

Riyadh Temporary
  • Opportunity to be a part of a growing and well-stablished platform
  • Great challenge to grow professionally

About Our Client

Our client is a global IT distributor, having operations across multiple locations with a strong focus in the MEA region.

Job Description

  • Perform day-to-day accounting activities, including but not limited to, journal entries, account reconciliations, and financial statement preparation.
  • Maintain and update financial records, ensuring accuracy, completeness, and compliance with relevant accounting standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather financial data, validate transactions, and support the month-end and year-end closing processes.
  • Prepare and analyze financial reports, identifying trends, anomalies, and opportunities for process improvements.
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets, forecasts, and variance analysis, providing insights to support effective financial planning and resource allocation.
  • Ensure compliance with local, regional, and international accounting standards and regulations.
  • Utilize SAP software to manage financial transactions, generate reports, and streamline processes.
  • Support internal and external audits, providing necessary documentation and explanations as required.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of internal controls to safeguard company assets and mitigate financial risks.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior team members, fostering a collaborative and knowledge-sharing environment.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. Master's degree or professional accounting qualification (e.g., CPA, CA, CMA) is a plus.
  • Minimum of 6 years of relevant accounting experience, with a strong preference for candidates with previous experience in a Big 4 firm.
  • Proficiency in SAP software is mandatory
  • Experience in Saudi taxation is mandatory
  • Fluent in Arabic language (spoken and written) to facilitate communication with stakeholders would be beneficial
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work collaboratively across departments.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Previous experience in the technology sector or a similar industry is advantageous.

What's on Offer

  • An attractive salary with local benefits: medical insurance, annual air tickets, visa
  • Join a well-established and global organization
  • Reporting to the Finance Manager, based in KSA
Contact
Cheyenne Coutinho
Quote job ref
JN-092023-6172822

Job summary

Sector
Finance & Accounting
Subsector
Accountant/Bookkeeper
Industry
Technology & Telecoms
Location
Riyadh
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
Cheyenne Coutinho
Job reference
JN-092023-6172822