Chief Accountant
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Chief Accountant

Company: Dubai Investments Real Estate Company

Industry: Leading real estate and property developer with a proven track record of delivering high quality, residential, commercial and industrial assets.

Location: DIP, Jebel Ali, Dubai Investments Head Quarter

Duration: Full-time

Application deadline: one week from the date of posting

Position Summary:

  1. Managing all finance and accounting operations
  2. Preparing and publishing timely monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
  3. Coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  4. Implement and enhance MIS reporting across all projects;
  5. Ensure implementation and adherence to systems and automation;


  1. Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL control, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition, accounts consolidation and periodic reconciliations as applicable;
  2. Monitor, recommend and implement detailed process controls for all aspects of A/R, A/P, GL, etc
  3. Research technical accounting and tax (VAT) issues and recommend measures for compliance
  4. Ensure robust quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting, monthly and periodic close process
  5. Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  6. Manage banking operations and related cash flow monitoring
  7. Implement and monitor various MIS systems for sales, leasing and accounting. Liaise with IT on implementation and enhancement of existing IT systems for efficient and accurate financial and management reporting;
  8. Liaise with various departments, mainly projects team to monitor accurate cost capturing and feasibilities for all projects
  9. Implement budgetary process by establishing detailed budget schedules; collecting, analysing, and consolidating budget data.
  10. Coordinate with external and internal auditors to ensure that audits and reviews are carried out effectively and all audit / review comments are discussed and appropriately closed.
  11. Manage a team of 3-5 accountants/senior accountants
  12. Additional controller duties as necessary


  • Bachelor Degree in Accounts, Finance
  • Relevant professional qualification in finance (CA/CPA/CMA/ACCA)

Professional Experience:

  • At least 5 years of financial & MIS reporting experience;
  • IFRS / VAT exposure
  • Big 4 audit/consulting firms experience preferred
  • Real estate exposure preferred

Other Skills / Requirements:

  • Excellent command over written and spoken English;
  • Advanced working knowledge of MS office suite
  • ERPs

Application Process:

Interested applicants please send your updated Resume to, mentioning the Job ID and Title in the subject line.