Regional Accountant

Finance London, United Kingdom


Position at Al Jazeera Media Network


You will be responsible for maintaining an efficient and accurate accounting function, providing day-to-day bookkeeping support for the Network and assisting in the reporting of departmental budgets.

Candidates based in UK will be considered for the role

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Invoices entry/ payments when required.
  • Responsible for all expenses claims and to have the necessary approval and supporting documents attached.
  • Ensuring the validity and accuracy of expenses claimed availability of proper supports for all expenses and compliance with Aljazeera policies and procedures. Document and addresses all exceptions and non-compliance observations
  • Reconciliation of Staff/ supplier accounts for any advances given.
  • Ensure all queries raised by Head Office or Hub during their review for each reimbursement requests and accounting transactions are properly and completely resolved and filed for future references
  • Assist in maintenance of Fixed Assets posting, additions/ disposals/ transfers/ verification/ documentation/ depreciation
  • Responsible for preparation of Intercompany reconciliation statement
  • Responsible for preparation of various reports when required
  • Responsible to enter petty cash entries on the system
  • Assist the Section Head/ Senior Accountant in various other task on a day to day basis

You will have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience is required in general accounting
  • Knowledge in AP processes and related financial processes
  • Knowledge or experience of SAP or Sage line 50
  • Knowledge of accounting fundamentals
  • Knowledge in AP processes and related financial processes