Technical Accounting Advisor Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Accounting & Finance   Abu Dhabi   53 views Reference: 37937
Job Details

Key Responsibilities:

Research accounting literature to address current issues involving accounting and financial reporting.

Perform analysis, make recommendations, and prepare responses on accounting matters.

Prepare confidential and technical financial accounting papers.

Review transaction agreements to ensure compliance with This Company's controls.

Assess control and governance environments among This Company's group and document results.

Provide Joint venture and M&A integration support from a financial accounting perspective.

Offer ad hoc financial expertise as required.

Demonstrate a strong level of expertise with IFRS standards and their applicability within a variety of industries, with significant experience within the energy industry being desirable.

Establish personal credibility with both internal and external clients, demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, and work well with fellow team members.

Possess the ability to plan, prioritize, and coordinate the team's workload to ensure meeting critical deadlines.

Add value by delivering high-quality work and proactively overcoming issues and challenges to ensure timely delivery.

Demonstrate financial analytical skills, including the ability to evaluate both industry and individual company information and comprehend advanced accounting topics.

Work with minimal supervision, possess good project management skills, and offer logical and innovative solutions to complex issues.


Willingness to relocate to Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Hold a bachelor's degree in accounting or its equivalent.

Possess professional certifications such as CPA, CA, ACCA, or CMA, which are desirable. A graduate degree is also desirable.

Have a minimum of ten years of relevant experience in various industries, including public accounting, accounting policy, IFRS interpretation, internal auditing, financial statement consolidation, financial analysis, financial statement preparation, accounting research, mergers and acquisitions, taxation, process/change management, or strategy/management consulting.

Specific operational experience in energy-related activities, infrastructure, utilities (public and/or private), joint ventures and subsidiaries, government sector, non-profits, and public administration would be desirable.

Specific corporate business integration experience, including startup experience and related activities, would also be desirable.

Possess extensive knowledge of accounting policies and procedures established pursuant to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), as well as a strong understanding of the content of financial statements prepared within the IFRS framework.

Have extensive knowledge of accounting policies and procedures in the oil and gas industry and the ability to conduct research on an IFRS or This Company accounting or financial reporting matter.

Demonstrate the capability to prepare preliminary findings, analyze alternative approaches, and recommend a preferred action for This Company.

Have demonstrated the capability to make presentations or lead meetings, including at the executive level.

Leadership skills are desirable.

Proficiency in both oral and written English and Arabic is required.

SAP or equivalent ERP systems experience is highly desirable.

Company Description
At MatchaTalent, we believe on people, beyond their job title or pay grade. We believe that everyone has their own forte, and should be given opportunities to develop themselves and to be who they truly want. We recruit with compassion and work hand-in-hand with our clients, to deliver the best possible job opportunities for our talents.