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Chief Accountant - Temporary

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Chief Accountant - Temporary

Contract type

Fixed term contract

Contract duration (in months)

3-4 months

Job description

• Manage day-to-day operations and be a real partner of operational teams
   AP/AR entries whenever necessary
• Participate in month-end and year-end closure process.
• Monthly reconciliation of account balances and bank statements.
• Maintain general ledger and prepare month-end procedures.
• Control, allocate and reconcile accounts payables and receivables.
• Daily cash flow preparation.
• Salary check and processing.
• Participate in creating of payment schedule with further payments to suppliers.
• Control, allocate and post petty cash notes.
• Monthly reconciliation of group balance sheet and profit and loss accounts.
• Intercompany accounting and reconciliations between group companies.
• Post and maintain fixed assets list. Control depreciation account.
• Prepayment account monthly reconciliation.
• Coordinate with suppliers regarding payment terms and other issues.
• Be a guardian of the company’s policy.
• Liaise with company insurance.
• Liaise with Financial Controller to improve financial procedures.
• Support month-end and year-end closure process.
• Prepare and submit VAT return.
• Lead an annual audit.


Minimum Years of Experience:

7 years


Job Location:

Dubai, UAE


Position Reporting to:

Head of Finance


Education Qualification:

Chartered Accountant


Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, United Arab Emirates



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years