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Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: baghdad, Iraq
REF: 1765
Contact Name: Omid Miri
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire an Accountant for a manufacturing client in Baghdad, 4 years of experience is requested in a similar position, fluency in English and Arabic is a must

Job Purpose

To assist Finance Manager and Accounting Manager in finance & accounting activities


  • Enter and post expenses journals
  • Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current information technology
  • Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting or other tax requirements
  • Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs against actual costs
  • Establish journal of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts
  • Keep Government records ready for inspection
  • Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards
  • Perform internal audit as needed
  • Checking all petty cash transactions and petty cash reimbursement
  • Preparing the reconciliations statement of account for all suppliers, customers or any external parties to match it with our record in the system
  • Issuing all debit and credit notes and send it to the concern department
  • Checking leave and final settlement for employees before issuing the payment
  • Preparing bank transfer letter

Requirements and skills

  • Bachelor’s degree, major Accounting or Finance
  • 4 years experience in a similar position, preferably with FMCG industry
  • Computer skills
  • ERP system
  • Iraqi national
  • Experienced with Al Ameen software
  • Teamwork and cooperation
  • Results orientation
  • Accountability
  • Organizational
  • Time management
  • Integrity
  • Document control
  • Mathematical and numerical skills
  • knowledge in finance and accounting tools, principles and practices knowledge in accounting reports and analysis
  • Attention to Detail
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Self-development

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process