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School Accountant (Temporary cover) Full-time Job

9 months ago Customer Services Dubai   2.3K views
Job Details

Key Responsibilities:

Budgeting and Monitoring

  • Assist in the budget preparation, budget forecasts, and closure of accounts processes

Financial Transactions

  • Ensure checks and balances by verifying receipts with actual bank deposits
  • Assist with accounts receivable
  • Track and facilitate professional development and housing payments to staff
  • Maintaining oversight of school bank account(s) and cash flow and ensuring monthly reconciliations are carried out
  • Utility Bills payment process

Vendor Management & Invoice Process

  • Management of the accounts payable
  • Vendor reconciliations
  • Verification of purchase orders


  • Regular payroll and budget monitoring, financial control
  • Payroll preparation and final settlements for the separating employees


  • Assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Financial Bookkeeping of Records and files

Other Responsibilities

    • Assist day to day accounting functions at school as required



About the person:

  • Minimum of 3-year experience as Accountant in a school setup
  • Degree in Commerce is a plus

Job-specific skills

  • Math skills
  • Advanced ERP & Excel Exposure, Knowledge of IFRS
  • Analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Accounting principle
  • Multitasking
  • Prioritizing
  • Organizational skills
  • Audit Experience
  • UAE VAT knowledge
Company Description
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