Payroll Accountant - (Saudi National)

  • 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

1. Job Purpose

  • The main purpose of the  Payroll Accountant’s job is to ensure the timeliness and accuracy of payroll calculations and accounting entry

2. Principal Accountabilities

  • Collects, computes, and validates payroll data prepared by the BUs / JVs / CHO departments including salary, variable and incentive pay
  • Obtains and integrates all data which impacts payroll calculation to ensure timely and accurate payroll execution 
  • Ensures all payroll journals are free of errors
  • Makes all necessary payroll accounting entries on the system
  • Reviews and validates the payroll journal and communicates it on time and accurately to Treasury for execution
  • Performs miscellaneous tasks as assigned by his/her direct manager
  • capable to handle payroll more than 1000 employees

3. Communications and Working Relationships

  • Liaises with the different HR Business Partners and Payroll Officers to ensure that payroll data is processed and submitted on time
  • Coordinates closely with Treasury to ensure timely payroll execution
  • Reports to the HR IS / Payroll Controller on all issues related to payroll


Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in HR / Finance / Accounting or related field
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • 3 to10 years of experience as a Payroll Officer or Accountant within a company of Rawabi Holding’s size or larger
  •  Computer literacy, including knowledge of MS office applications and basic software applications, and familiarity with the internet and email communications. ERP knowledge is a plus
  • Previous experience in the GCC is a plus, especially if the experience was in Saudi Arabia
  • English language fluency required – Arabic language proficiency required

Additional Information

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