Posted 7 months ago by MSELECT
Location Baghdad, Iraq Job Type
Salary Sector FMCG

MSELECT is looking to hire an Accountant for a manufacturing client in Baghdad. Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience. English and Arabic fluency is a must.


  • Prepare monthly journal entries such as Cash, Payroll, Benefits, Prepaid, In-kind, Expense Allocations & Revenue.
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings.
  • Auditing financial information.
  • Management of fixed assets.
  • Review cash deposits and prepare cash receipt journal entries.
  • Assist in analyzing accounts and business plans.
  • Ensuring the accuracy of financial documents, as well as their compliance with relevant laws and internal regulations.
  • Ensuring the accuracy of financial documents, as well as their compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Assist in automating processes and procedures.

Requirements and Skills

  • Bachelor Degree in accounting.  
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in general ledger accounting, or similar fields.
  • Experience in financial record keeping and bookkeeping.
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting principles and standards.
  • Awareness about IFRS and other accounting concepts.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel skills is mandatory).
  • Know-how of standard costing and its related procedures.
  • FMCG industry experience (Tobacco, Food, Soft Drinks & Beverage, etc.) is a preferable.
  • Language: English, Arabic.
  • Hands on ERP system experience.

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.

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