AF23413 - Accountant | AF Shared Services Finance | Dubai, UAE

Department: Al Futtaim Shared Services Finance
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 27-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.


Al-Futtaim Group Divisions include Al-Futtaim Travel, GMASCO, and shared services for IT, Finance and HR. Audit, Legal, Treasury and Investment Management are also managed at a Group level.

About the Position:

As part of the Shared Service Finance team based in Deira, you will be responsible for the back office accounting functions for Plug Ins, AF Bahrain and AF Travel.

In this role, you will ensure consistency in presentation of AR reports and submission of reports as per SLA timelines, coordination of internal and external audit, maintenance of customer master, opening customer codes after review appraisal of customers credit worthiness, periodic credit review and appraisal of customer account, preparation and submission of DSR vs SAP external credit AR Recon and Revenue Recon, attend AR meeting with SBUs, monitor e-travel SAP AR interface process to ensure accuracy of interfaced data and AR provision report for AF Sons Bahrain, Plug Ins and AF Travel.

About You:

To be considered for this opportunity, you must be a graduate of B.Com or Accounting with minimum of 5 years experience in Accounts function preferably in Accounts Receivable. 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.