Senior Accountant

  • Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
  • Full-time

Company Description

Rawabi Holding Company

Operating in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East for over 30 years as one of the leading industrial players in the region and has activities in construction & engineering, oil & gas, petrochemical, utilities, power & electrical, telecommunication & IT, trading, and manufacturing. RAWABI Holding Company comprises various subsidiaries and several associated companies.

Job Description

The purpose of the Senior Accountant's job is to oversee all general ledger accounting activities at the concerned Rawabi Holding BUs/JVs

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs a variety of accounting activities in accordance with accounting principles and standards, and ensures proper control of the concerned BUs/JVs' financial resources and full compliance with all relevant regulations, laws, and reporting requirements
  • Ensures the timely and accurate creation of accounts for new business activities
  • Ensures the timely completion of the monthly closing of the concerned BUs/JVs' books
  • Ensures accurate accounting entries of journal entries other than payables (which is handled by the Accounts Payable Officer) and receivables (which is handled by the Accounts Receivable Officer), including provisions, journal voucher entries, and accruals
  • Performs accounts reconciliations to ensure that all general ledgers are accurate and complete
  • Is accountable for the analysis of major expense items as part of the periodic financial reporting
  • Ensures all financial intergroup transactions related to shared services
  • Ensures a fair allocation of expenses across the different BUs/JVs/department/projects
  • Executes intergroup funding and borrowing activities, in line with the Group's Treasury policies and proposed internal interest rates
  • Ensures timely completion of intergroup reconciliations
  • Supports the harmonization and standardization of all financial processes across Rawabi Holding's BUs/JVs to optimize the consolidation of financial statements and intergroup transactions 
  • Analysis of major expense items as part of the periodic financial reporting 
  • Maintains and updates the chart of accounts
  • Supports the BIJ/JV DFO in developing and institutionalizing Rawabi Holding's accounting data, know-how and capabilities
  • Tracks KPls for accounting activities, and devises plans and initiatives for improvement
  • Leads, directs, evaluates and develops the Rawabi Holding Accounting team to ensure that objectives are reached 
  • Is responsible for the development, performance appraisal and succession planning of all direct and indirect reports

Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Accounting or Finance; CMA / CPA / CFA is a strong plus
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience in financial and management functions within a company of Rawabi Holding's size or larger consecutively for Accountant and Senior Accountant positions
  • Experience in Travel / Tourism related industry will be preferred
  • Strong knowledge of financial theory, concepts, and practices
  • Demonstrates a successful track record as Finance Officer, preferably within a multinational organization Strong interpersonal, communication, public speaking, and presentation skills
  • Capable to work under pressure in a delocalized environment
  • Computer literacy, including knowledge of MS office applications and basic software applications, and familiarity with the internet and email communications
  • Experience in the GCC is a plus, preferably in Saudi Arabia

Additional Information

All your personal information will be kept confidential.
 
P.O  Box 79800
Dammam-Alkhobar, 31952
Saudi Arabia