Recruitment For Senior Accountant

Job Description:

A high profile, regional Entrepreneur is currently working with Irwin & Dow in order to source a Senior Accountant to join their Dubai based office. The office supports the whole business and specialised projects of this high profile individual who has a range of diversified humanitarian and business interests. The office incorporates all functions including HR, Finance, Specialist projects, Media and Public relations.

Reporting to the Head of Finance, the Senior Accountant will encompass all aspects of finance including system entries and updates on sage, reconciliations, accounts payable and receivable, invoice management of extremely high values and presenting reports and graphs in Excel to the Management team. You will be part of a small team, responsible for all day to day transactions and as such you will be self – motivated with a high attention to detail. You will ensure all entries are 100% accurate and timely deadlines, such as month and year end are met.

You will also liaise with the audit and compliance team to ensure all procedures are followed and assist them with support with any accountancy preparation. This is a highly private and confidential role as you will be privy to the private accounts at the highest level. Therefore those with a strong professional outlook and level of discretion will be considered.


The role of Senior Accountant requires a finance qualification and or degree with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in an Accountancy role, preferably within a Governmental environment. We are looking for an individual with absolute proficiency in spoken and written English language skills, an exceptional eye for detail and strong work ethic.

Due to the nature of the business, this position is only open to female candidates.

About the Company:

Irwin & Dow was established by two highly experienced recruitment professionals, Tracey Irwin and Jocelyn Dow. We provide a refreshing approach by working in close partnership with clients and candidates within the Business Support, Secretarial, HR & Finance sectors.

Good staff are key to every business. We recognise and appreciate this, having over thirty years combined recruitment and executive search experience within the region.

Our main aim is to provide a specialist service to clients preferring to work with a bespoke consultancy.

Our values of discretion and diplomacy are paramount and our ultimate goal is to become a partner of choice for all our clients and candidates.

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