MSELECT is looking to hire an Accounting and Reporting Manager for an international oil & gas operator to be based in Erbil. Minimum 5 years of experience with oil companies’ fluency in English, Kurdish and Arabic.
Ensures that processes and tools are in place to effectively manage all aspects of the accounting/ reporting function. Communicates with external advisers including External audit. Actively engaged in activities under production sharing contracts. Acts for Finance Manager when he is out of the office.
Education & experience
Bachelor’s degree with focus in finance, economics, Mathematics or business Administration.
At least 5 years’ experience with Oil companies.
Participate in development, implementation and maintenance systems, accounting practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements in compliance with IFRS and applicable local (Kurdistan Region –Iraq) reporting requirements.
Interact with outsourcing accounting company who provides accounting and reporting services, creates and
submit the branch’s financial statements and tax returns.
Supervise the monthly closing process, collect source documents with respect to all transactions performed and provide them to the accounting company.
Ensure that all recorded transactions fairly represent the economic event that occurred are lawful, correctly classified and have been executed in accordance with management’s authorization.
Ensure that all required statements and returns, prepared by the accounting company, are submitted to the government and tax authorities in a timely manner.
Conduct periodic reconciliations of all accounts and analyses financial statements to ensure their completeness and accuracy.
Assemble information for external auditors for the annual audit and interact with them with concerning financial and operational activities and financial statements.
- Experience in methodology development
- Experience in interaction with auditors
- Work experience with PSCs auditors
- Work experience with PSCs
- Superior written and verbal communication
- Detail oriented
- Comfortable working under pressure
- Sound Judgement
Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.