AF24106 - Accounts Executive | AF Shared Services Finance | Dubai, UAE

Department: Al Futtaim Shared Services Finance
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 28-Jul-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 processing receivables and any other periodic reports determined from time to time so that accounts receivable process is enabled accurately, effectively & efficiently.

Your main responsibilities include posting of current dated and post dated cheques to the customer accounts, invoice matching, constant follow up for the allocation details of cheques, direct clearing of dealer and customer payments, weekly report on unallocated credits, attend AR meetings with SBUs, posting credit notes to customer accounts and assisting AR Controllers for preparing reports.


About You:

To be considered for this opportunity, candidates must have a degree in Accounting with have a minimum of 1 year experience in an accounts role, be used to working in a fast paced environment where attention to detail is critical, have advanced Excel skills and be able to work to tight deadlines.

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.