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Chief Accountant


Vacancy details

General information

Organisation

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.

  

Reference

2022-5536  

Position description

Job title

Chief Accountant

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis Kuwait is looking for Chief Accountant to join the finance team. The chief accountant will be required to support on the day to day accounting for the organization and be able to manage financial audits.

Job description

The Chief accountant is reporting to the country manager & the regional accounting manager. He/she is in charge to monitor and record financial transactions according to company policies and regulations on the entities of the country. In charge also of the checking & processing the expenses claims. Preparing and submitting the tax declaration (VAT, WHT). He/she is also doing the payroll entries. He/she is making sure that the GL and analytical code are correct one. The CA is assisting the financial controller department in the budget preparation. Assist in auditing activities by providing necessary information and preparing requested documentations

The CA is also in charge of preparing the payment based on the validated instructions from the department purchaser. Passing the entries of all payments. Doing the monthly reconciliation. In charge of the monthly and yearly accounting closing, he prepares & records the monthly closing entries as accruals/provisions of cost and revenue.

Profile

minimum 10 years of experience in similar role with international company

Ideally from within the same industry

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Kuwait

City

  Kuwait City

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years