Dubai, UAE

  1. Full-time
  2. Accounting
  3. talabat
  4. On-Site

Job description

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About the opportunity

Role Summary

The accountant's role encompasses scrutinizing financial data and compiling financial statements to monitor or uphold records of assets, liabilities, income, expenditures, tax responsibilities, and other financial transactions within the organization.

What’s On Your Plate?

  • Manage day-to-day accounting operations, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger entries, and bank reconciliations. 

  • Prepare and analyze financial statements and reports to provide insights into the company's financial performance and trends. 

  • Ensure compliance with accounting principles, standards, and regulatory requirements,  including VAT filings and statutory audits. 

  • Assist in preparing annual financial statements and reports for internal and external stakeholders. 

  • Conduct variance analysis and financial forecasting to identify areas for improvement and support strategic decision-making. 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to streamline processes, implement internal controls, and optimize financial operations. 

  • Support the finance team in ad-hoc projects, initiatives, and process improvements to enhance efficiency and effectiveness. 

  • Stay updated on changes in accounting regulations, standards, and industry trends to ensure compliance and best practices.

What you need to be successful

What Did We Order?

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field is mandatory.

  •  Professional certification such as CPA, ACCA, or CMA is a plus. 

  • Proficiency in accounting software such as MSD, SAP, Oracle, or other ERP systems is preferred. Familiarity with spreadsheet software like Microsoft Excel is also essential for data analysis and reporting. 

  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail and accuracy. 

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate across teams. 

  • Must manage multiple tasks, prioritize workload, and meet deadlines effectively. 

  • High level of integrity, ethics, and professionalism.

Who we are

As the region’s leading local tech organization, we’re proud to say that we have been delivering for millions of people right across MENA for the past 18 years.
We were founded in Kuwait in 2004, and acquired by Delivery Hero (DHER) in 2015. This gives us a unique outlook - local knowledge with global expertise. It also allows us to innovate, create, and bring new technologies for the betterment of the MENA region, such as q-commerce, sustainable packaging, cloud kitchens, autonomous delivery vehicles, robots, and drones.
We deliver across 9 countries with more than 4,500+ employees! Our food delivery business works with over 27,000 brands and almost 50,000 branches.
Our q-commerce concept, talabat mart (121 Stores), now delivers groceries to customers in Bahrain, Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and the UAE in 30 minutes or less!

talabat is part of the Delivery Hero Group, the world’s leading local delivery platform operating in 70+ countries worldwide

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