Saudi Female- Payroll Accountant

  • Alajnabia
  • Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
  • Dec 02, 2017
Full time Accounting

Job Description

1. Job Purpose


  • The main purpose of the Payroll Accountant’s job is to ensure the timeliness and accuracy of payroll calculations and accounting entry


2. Principal Accountabilities


  • Collects, computes, and validates payroll data prepared by the BUs / JVs / CHO departments including salary, variable and incentive pay
  • Obtains and integrates all data which impacts payroll calculation to ensure timely and accurate payroll execution
  • Ensures all payroll journals are free of errors
  • Makes all necessary payroll accounting entries on the system
  • Reviews and validates the payroll journal and communicates it on time and accurately to Treasury for execution
  • Performs miscellaneous tasks as assigned by his/her direct manager


3. Communications and Working Relationships


  • Liaises with the different HR Business Partners and Payroll Officers to ensure that payroll data is processed and submitted on time
  • Coordinates closely with Treasury to ensure timely payroll execution
  • Reports to the HR IS / Payroll Controller on all issues related to payroll



Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Qualifications


  • Bachelors degree in HR / Finance / Accounting or related field
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • 1 to 3 years of experience as a Payroll Officer or Accountant within a company of Rawabi Holding’s size or larger
  • Computer literacy, including knowledge of MS office applications and basic software applications, and familiarity with the internet and email communications. ERP knowledge is a plus
  • Previous experience in the GCC is a plus, especially if the experience was in Saudi Arabia
  • English language fluency required Arabic language proficiency required


Required Nationality