Accountant

Language requirements: Bilingual (Arabic/English)
Term: Permanent
Department: Finance
Office: Amman
The role

The accountant’s role includes administrative responsibilities of ensuring the financial system is accurate and reconciled.  The role reports to the Group Finance Manager in the UAE and Head of Office in Jordan. 

Accountant duties can vary from general accounting tasks, financial reporting, assist on maintaining account receivables and payables, and general monitoring of all actual expenditure against budget within the Jordan office, involvement in firm wide projects, and efficiency drives.  As this role is a member of the wider Al Tamimi finance team, from time to time, you may be assisting on accounting issues in other offices across the region.  

Duties and responsibilities are as follows:

  • Assistance with annual audits and preparation of audit schedules
  • Preparation of VAT and employment tax returns as directed by Tax Accountant
  • Preparation of month end journals and reconciliations
  • Preparation of month end expenditure analysis
  • All bank reconciliations
  • Accounts payable
  • Petty cash
  • Billing
  • Assist the central Credit team with credit control
Skills and experience
  • Degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Minimum of 4 years in a similar role
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Excellent excel skills
  • Fluent in English and Arabic
  • Law firm experience preferred but not essential
About Al Tamimi & Company

Al Tamimi & Company has unrivalled experience, having operated in the region for over 30 years. Our lawyers combine international experience and qualifications with expert regional knowledge and understanding.

We are a full-service firm, specialising in advising and supporting major international corporations, banks and financial institutions, government organisations and local, regional and international companies. Our main areas of expertise include arbitration & litigation, banking & finance, corporate & commercial, intellectual property, real estate, construction & infrastructure, and technology, media & telecommunications. Our lawyers provide quality legal advice and support to clients across all of our practice areas.

Our business and regional footprint continues to grow, and we seek to expand further in line with our commitment to meet the needs of clients doing business across the MENA region.

For more information please visit : www.tamimi.com