Vacancy Details

2895 - Accountant (services) - 3 month's contract

Location: UAE - Dubai
Business Unit: SCHOOL SUPPORT CENTRE
Closing Date 02-Dec-2018
About the Role

Job Purpose:

The Junior Accountant will contribute to the efficient and effective workings of finance department by executing daily task with a strong attention to detail. This role will utilize strong accounting knowledge, time management skills and effective problem solving to ensure success.The Junior Accountant will contribute to the efficient and effective workings of finance department by executing daily task with a strong attention to detail. This role will utilize strong accounting knowledge, time management skills and effective problem solving to ensure success.

Key Responsibilities:

Disbursement of petty cash and preparation of documents connected thereto. Banking / Depositing of Cash / Cheques collected on a day to day basis
Physical count of cash at the end of each day and tallying with the Cash Book
Assist the Manager Accounts in providing information to internal and external auditors.
Maintenance of records of Collection and prepare monthly bank reconciliation of the same.
Keeping line manager informed of the defaults, outstanding amounts, PDC’s received and dishonored cheques.
Support the line manager in collecting the data from various department / units for the preparation of the MIS, budget, and forecast.
Assisting the Manager Accounts in day to day accounting procedures.

 Experience:

Must have a BA in Accountancy

At least 2 years working in similar role

Must be available immediately - this is only a 3 month's contract

About Your Benefits
About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.