Job : Accountant – Arabic Speaker
  • Full Time
  • Doha


Job Purpose: The Accountant is responsible for maintaining accurate financial records, preparing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with tax laws. He/she analyses financial data, assists with budgeting, and provides financial insights to support informed decision-making.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accurate and organized financial records, including income, expenses, assets and liabilities transactions.
  • Analyze financial data to assess the financial health of the organization, identify trends, and provide insights for decision-making.
  • Assist in creating/ preparing budgets and financial forecasts to guide resource allocation and financial planning.
  • Ensure compliance with tax laws and regulations, prepare tax returns, and optimize tax strategies to minimize liabilities.
  • Conduct internal audits to verify the accuracy of financial records and adherence to internal policies.
  • Identify financial risks and provide recommendation to develop strategies to mitigate them, contributing to the organization’s financial stability.
  • Utilize accounting software and tools to streamline financial processes and maintain precise records.
  • Stay updated on changes in accounting principles, tax laws, and industry regulations to ensure adherence and best practices.
  • Analyze costs and expenses to identify areas for potential savings and efficiency improvements.
  • Maintain documentation for financial transactions and ensure records are easily accessible for auditing and reporting purposes.
  • Monitor and control expenses to align with budgetary constraints and financial objectives.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and departments to provide financial insights and support decision-making.
  • Perform any relevant additional duties and responsibilities as directed by the immediate superior(s).


Key Results Areas:

  • Access to ERP System as per the approved user profile for the position.
  • Handling of petty cash in line with the approved policy and procedures within the scope of responsibility.
  • Access to file(s), document(s) and manual(s) within the scope of responsibility.
  • Any other authorities delegated by the direct superior or stipulated in any executive directive or in the approved DoA matrix.


Education: Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance or any related field.


Experience: 3-4 years of accounting relevant experience preferably in a related industry. SAP Experience is preferable.


Professional Training: The attainment of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification is a plus.


Additional requirements:

  • Knowledge of international accounting standards and protocols, as well as local regulatory requirements.
  • Knowledge of taxation procedures, protocols and guidelines.
  • Time management skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Data gathering & analysis skills.
  • Good communication/ interpretation skills.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks under deadline.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Maximum file size: 256 MB.