AF23738 - Accountant | Shared Service Finance

Department: Al Futtaim Shared Services Finance
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 16-Jun-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.

About the Position:

As part of the Al-Futtaim Shared Service Finance team your responsibilities will be to process invoices for payment and any other periodic reports determined from time to time so that accounts payable process is performed accurately, effectively & efficiently. Follow up with concerned personnel on outstanding clearances in both Vendor & GL, record vendor liability based on LPO GRN, Report aberrations to AP Supervisor, process utility payments and petty cash payments, ensure adjustment of advances and down payments by way of clearing as soon as invoices are booked and ensure accurate recording of notes on invoices for error free filing of invoices processed 

The person is required to follow SOPs whereby vendor liability is absolutely accurate and error free and have a high attention of detail where invoices are booked manually in absence of LPO and will encompass processing for overseas entities as well.

About You:

Candidates must have a Degree in Accounting and a minimum of 2 years experience. A high attention to detail is required 

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