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Finance Supervisor

Job Title: Finance Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 1482
Contact Name: Lavin Othman
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

We are looking for a Finance Supervisor to oversee the Finance department’s daily operations.

You will work with the team to manage the company's financial function including accounts payable/receivables, bank reconciliations, payroll with Social Security and Taxes. You will need to use strong analytical skills to create detailed financial reports and forecasts on demand and planned dates. To succeed in this role, you should also have a problem-solving attitude and be able to manage a team in a high pressure environment. Ultimately, you should be able to ensure the financial management of the department is accurate and effective.


  • Oversee daily transactions, including accounts payable/receivable, general ledger and bank reconciliations
  • Manage and prepare multiple payroll on the monthly basis
  • Prepare social security and tax filing
  • Monitor the daily performance of the Finance department
  • Organise financial data into useable information and maintain updated records
  • Track the progress of financial and accounting objectives
  • Establish policies and procedures, aligned with company’s targets
  • Ensure compliance with the law
  • Manage month-end and year-end closing
  • Present improvements to create new processes and be able to put into formal procedures


  • Proven minimum 2 years of experience in a similar position
  • Excellent communication skills including full fluency in English (advanced writing) and Arabic OR Kurdish
  • Experience with accounting software (e.g. ERP)
  • Strong computer skills, MS Excel (managing spreadsheets, creating charts and using advanced formulas)
  • Solid knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, laws and regulations
  • Excellent analytical skills to manage large amounts of data
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Team management skills
  • Ability to prioritize work
  • Degree in Accounting or Finance