AF23234 - Accountant | AF Group Shared Services Finance | Dubai, UAE

Department: Al Futtaim Group Finance
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 10-Apr-2016

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Financial Services

Al-Futtaim is a trusted name in the financial services sector with over 30 years experience in the UAE.

Al-Futtaim’s financial services sector operations include 11 companies operate in 5 countries.

Group Finance

Group Finance is based in Al-Futtaim's head office in Dubai Festival City.

About the Position:

As part of the Shared Service Finance team based in Deira, you will be responsible for processing the payroll for Engineering, Electronics and Technology (EET) group of companies as per internal timelines and ensure compliance with DOA and internal policies and procedures. 

You will also be accountable for providing inputs related to payroll, process employee final settlement and other employee related payments, process overseas travel settlement and payments on a regular basis, prepare employee related GL schedules reconciliation, handle internal and statutory audit, manage bank reconciliations for Saudi Arabia payroll online accounts and support payroll process improvement project initiatives.


About You:

To be considered for this opportunity,you must be a graduate in Accounting or Commerce with a minimum of 2 years' experience in finance and accounts function preferably in payroll accounting. Strong knowledge in SAP system is preferred.

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.