Chief Accountant

  • Finance and Business Management
  • Amman, Jordan

Chief Accountant

Job description

Communication is our business

unifonic provides solutions for better customer engagement through a cloud-based platform. We empower businesses to engage with their people through a variety of channels, making their communication conversational, more meaningful, and with ease.


Chief Accountant

The Chief Accountant is in charge of all accounting activities, both financial and management accounting. The Chief Accountant is preparing financial and performance reports, assisting departments with annual budgets and reviews, internal control, and tax studies. The Chief Accountant is supporting the accounting team in resolving conflicts, delegating and organizing tasks, as well as motivating and leading teams during project developments. The Chief Accountant is responsible for ensuring that the company abides with the set of laws implemented by the governments related to taxes and handling financial transactions. The Chief Accountant is monitoring the financial position, financial performance, and cash flows of the company, revising any discrepancies of reports, and checking the company’s assets and liabilities that could affect its equity in the future. The responsibilities of the Chief Accountant include but are not limited to:


  • Perform month-end accounting activities such as reconciliations and journal entries.
  • Coordinate with the finance team to complete assigned accounting tasks within deadlines.
  • Evaluate computerized accounting systems and provide recommendations to the ERP team for performance improvements.
  • Generate financial reports and statements to managers for review.
  • Analyze financial discrepancies and recommend effective resolutions.
  • Assist in auditing activities by providing necessary information and preparing requested documentations.
  • Review and recommend changes to existing accounting procedures.
  • Coordinate with the finance team to complete assigned accounting tasks within deadlines.

Requirements

  • Hands-on 4+ years of experience within the technology industry in a similar role, working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas.
  • Hands-on experience in month-end accounting activities such as reconciliations and journal entries.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or equivalent.
  • CPA or CMA certificate is a must.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of accounting fundamentals.
  • Fluent in English and Arabic with excellent writing/editing and verbal communication skills.