UAE National – Manager Financial Accounting

Full time in Accounting & Audit
  • Salary: AED42000 - AED45000 / Monthly
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  • Job Reference IDINS-62338
  • Career Level Manager
  • Industry Education
  • Nationality Default

UAE National – Financial Accounting Manager

AED 42,000 – AED 45,000 + government benefits

Family Book Holder



Our Client, a highly regarded Higher Educational Establishment is looking to recruit a UAE National Financial Accounting Manager.  The role will report directly to the Finance Director and manage a team of 7 direct reports.




  • Supervise and guide the Accounting team to ensure accurate and timely preparation of books of accounts
  • Takes overall responsibility for the GL transactions
  • Ensures accurate and timely payment to suppliers, contractors etc. as per terms of contract and all supporting documents
  • Oversees payroll function and resolves any exceptional issues; ensures payroll data is processed accurately and on time. Issues credit facilities requests and salary certificates for employees
  • Performs required tasks related to quarterly filing of Value Added Tax (VAT) return before submission to UAE Federal Tax Authority
  • Handles monthly contribution payment to the pension authority
  • Scrutinizes and reviews monthly reports such as general ledger, cash flow, variance reports and monthly closing reports
  • Establishes and maintains an effective working relationship with the bank and communicates regularly on financial matters. Interacts with, and provides information to auditors during audit
  • Provides inputs for the budget, prepares management reports and data as required, and contributes to formulation of policies and procedures for the department and the function


  • Must have a UAE Family Book
  • A Master’s Degree is preferred however candidates that do not should possess a professional accountancy qualification or currently studying towards one
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience is preferred, for candidates without a Masters Degree a minimum of 8 years of experience will be necessary
  • Bilingual – excellent English and Arabic is a must

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role requirements. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.