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Chief Accountant

Job Title: Chief Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 830
Contact Name: Ghusoon Nader
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire a Chief Accountant with 5 years of experience in accounting field, the successful candidate will be based in Erbil.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The chief accountants have to handle the complete account departments and their employees.

  • They should know all the latest accounting laws and procedures.

  • They should develop accounting procedures specific to their own company

  • They should teach the new accounting programs to the new employees

  • The chiefs have to make recommendations for promotions

  • They also have to coordinate with the heads of other departments

  • The chiefs have to come up with financial solutions to improve profits

  • They also have say in the pricing of products and services

  • In times of financial crisis, the chiefs have to come up with strategies on facing financial crunches

  • They have to present the accounts to the management

  • They have help with calculations of the taxes

  • They have to report any financial discrepancies to the proper authorities

Education Required by Chief Accountants

  • A bachelor's degree in accounting is mandatory

  • Additional courses in accounting and management are helpful in getting promotions

  • They also need to have working as accountants and handling teams

  • Minimum 5 years of experience is required.

  • Candidate must know Arabic and English languages.