Budget Rent a Car تطلب Chief Accountant
Points to Note before Applying:
**Candidates MUST HAVE Automotive Industry Experience (Car Rental)
**Salary Range – As per Market conditions**
The Chief Accountant will oversee the accounting and finance function at the Company’s head office. The role includes managing the duties of all accounting personnel, ensuring all the reports meet the compliance requirements, preparation of financial statements, ensuring the external and internal audit requirements are met, delegating the various recurring and non-recurring tasks to the accounts and finance team, taking ownership of the receivables and payables and acting as the Finance Manager in the absence of one.
Duties and responsibilities
A. Existing Business
Assist the Group Finance Manager in preparation of a business plan (including expansion plans) and budget preparation
Monthly preparation of MIS and comparison with budgeted figures and analysis of variances if any (MIS monthly submission on or before 15th of the subsequent month)
Preparation and verification of financial statements of the company. Monitoring and timely submission of audited financial statements
Analysis of existing operating and financial control system and its effectiveness
Monitoring, supporting, and assisting the Operation team of car rental companies to achieve the business objectives more effectively.
Analyzing the cost structure and find out the ways to reduce the cost.
Verification of payment vouchers and all other documents and forwarding for Director’s signature
Prepare and submit reports as required by the Board and management.
Leading, monitoring, training and supervising of accounts and finance team (i.e. accurate/timely production of accounts, ensure effective controls and provide insightful analysis and reporting), interfacing effectively with business units, senior management, auditors, and others.
Budget Rent a Car تطلب Chief Accountant
Ensure the proper functioning of the software, both accounting and operational. Coordinating with software suppliers, ensure the changes/modifications if any required.
Assist the Group Finance Manager in liaison/negotiation with banks & other financial institution for arranging working capital and other facilities.
B. NEW PROJECTS/BRANCHES/DIVISION
Assist the Group Finance Manager with Special Projects such as in the preparation of the financial aspects of new business opportunities. This would include preparing a business case that would assess the risks, rewards and financing strategies for key opportunities
Assist the Group Finance Manager in preparation of project reports, feasibility study, financial plans, time schedule and action plan
Any other reasonable tasks, as instructed by In-Charge / Manager.
Knowledge, Skill, Ability & Behavioral Competencies (KSAB)
Education – Bachelors
Professional / Technical Certification – Professional Accounting / Audit Qualification + Certifications pertaining to the Automotive industry (preferred)
Language – English & Arabic (preferred)
Nationality – Open
Legislation / Compliance – working knowledge of the Bahrain law (preferred)
Specialized knowledge – Car Rental Operations, Costing
Experience – Above 6 years of experience in a similar role
Skills – MS-Excel (Mandatory), MS-Office (preferred), Financial Report Writing
Ability to prepare logical MIS reports with the data provided or acquired
Ability to analyze situations and data and highlight discrepancies
Ability to recognize, proactively, areas where costs could be reduced
Ability to manage time taken on tasks and multitask
Ability to communicate matters clearly to management and subordinates
Ability to discuss matters and arrive at quick decisions
Ability to prepare and present accurate and logical reports and findings to an audience.
Determined and Focused
Both indoor and outdoor working conditions
Regular office-related physical requirements. Will have to travel between locations regularly.
Seniority levelMid-Senior level
IndustriesLeisure, Travel & TourismAutomotive