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KERING EYEWEAR Accountant

KERING

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job Description

Kering Eyewear is the world leader in Luxury and High-End Eyewear (Frames & Sunglasses), developing a unique ‘ensemble’ of powerful brands. We design, develop, manufacture and market to customers and consumers, the most desirable frames and sunglasses in two fast growing segments: Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle. 

We are currently seeking an Accountant, who will report to the Finance Manager, as part of our Middle East subsidiary based in Dubai.

Responsibilities:

  • Post journal entries, reconcile accounts and maintain a complete and accurate general ledger in accordance with accounting principles and reporting schedules.
  • Be exposed to the Accounts Receivable, Cash Application and Accounts Payable areas in addition to assisting with processing transactions and preparing reconciliations.
  • Support the Finance Manager on monthly and year-end closing.
  • Assist with annual audit requests.
  • Participate in forecasting and budgeting processes.
  • Review quarterly VAT returns.
  • Ensure the company credit policy is adhered to in addition to including monitoring the application of appropriate credit limits and the risk profile of customers
  • Conduct market researches aimed at determining brand perceptions, understanding customer needs, evaluating market penetration and analyzing competitors.
  • Analyze and assess demographics, prices, and distribution channels.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Accounting or related discipline
  • Basic accounting knowledge is essential
  • Recently grduated or max 1 year of experience
  • Basic Excel and computer skills (V-lookups, SumIF, Pivot Table Management)
  • Experience with ERP systems such as SAP and BPC is a plus.