Manager-General Ledger – Real Estate and Construction Industry

  • Contract
  • Dubai
  • Posted on January 23, 2024
  • Applications have closed

aG Resources is looking for a Manager-General Ledger from the Real Estate and Construction Industry for our reputable client.

Contract: 6 Months Extendable

***We are looking for candidates with Transferable Iqama and are immediate joiners who are available in UAE, KSA & Pakistan.

Job Objective:

We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Manager – General Ledger to join our Finance team. This role will play a crucial part in ensuring the accuracy, efficiency, and compliance of our general ledger processes. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the general ledger, from transaction recording to reporting, and will work closely with other departments to achieve organizational goals.


Maintain the general ledger:

  • Record all financial transactions accurately and timely, following established procedures and internal controls.

Reconcile accounts:

  • Ensure all accounts are reconciled regularly and accurately, identifying and resolving discrepancies promptly.

Prepare financial reports:

  • Generate accurate and timely financial reports, including trial balances, income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.


  • Ensure all financial transactions and accounting practices comply with organizational policies, procedures, regulatory requirements, and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Internal controls:

  • Implement and maintain effective internal controls to safeguard assets and ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial records.

Process improvements:

  • Analyze general ledger processes and identify opportunities for improvement, efficiency gains, and automation.


  • Maintain strong communication with other departments, including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and Management, to ensure accurate and timely financial information flow.

Relationship building:

  • Build and maintain positive relationships with colleagues across the organization to foster collaboration and achieve departmental goals.


  • Identify and resolve general ledger issues promptly and effectively, minimizing impact on operations.


  • Keep the Finance and accounts Manager informed of significant general ledger-related issues that may affect organizational goals.


  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field is required.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in general ledger accounting, preferably within a corporate environment.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices, including IFRS.
  • Proficient in accounting software (e.g., SAP, Oracle).
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.