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Accounting, Financial reporting, Tax and audit.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
November 12, 2017

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Muzammil Murtaza

+971-**-***-**** Dubai – UAE

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Career Objective

Finance professional with more than 11 years of experience seeking a challenging position with a dynamic organization, where I can utilize my skills and knowledge efficiently while contributing towards achievement of its objectives. Core Competencies


Internal Audit

Accounting SOPs

Menu Engineering

Cost Controlling

Budgeting & Forecasting

Financial Management

Internal Control

MIS Reporting

Inventory Management

Financial Reporting

Oracle, Tally, Peachtree &

Quick books

MS office (Powerpoint,

Excel, Word)

Professional Qualifications

ACCA CFC (Certified Financial Consultant)

Association of Certified Chartered Accountants The Institute of Financial Consultants Academic History

BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting MBA

Oxford Brooks University - U.K Al Khair University-Pakistan Employment History

Senior Accountant & Cost Controller, Food Capital Holding LLC- UAE & Saudi Arabia (February 2016 to date)

Senior Accountant & Cost Controller, Glee Hospitality Solutions LLC – Dubai, UAE (August 2014 to February 2016)

Internal Audit Executive, Petrosin Engineering Private Limited- Islamabad, Pakistan - MNC of Singapore (June 2010 to July 2014)

Accounts Supervisor, Great Bear International Services Private Limited (Diallog)- Islamabad, Pakistan - MNC Belarus & Lebanon (July 2008 to May 2010)

Finance Assistant, Great Bear International Services Private Limited (Diallog) - Islamabad, Pakistan - MNC Belarus & Lebanon (July 2006 to June 2008)

Key Achievements

In the absence of an investment team, assisted in the due-diligence and setting up of internal controls for two potential target companies.

Acted as a key team leader in the implementation of Oracle Financials 12r(inventory, AP and AR) in Great Bear International Service Pvt Ltd and was awarded in recognition of my efforts.

Key member in the implementation of IFRS (financial reporting IFRS 3, IAS 16, 17, 18, 28) in Petrosin Engineering Pvt Ltd.

Company and Job Profile

Senior Accountant & Cost Controller Since February 2016 Food Capital Holding LLC-UAE & Saudi Arabia Emerging financial venture house in MENA region operating within the hospitality industry. Responsibilities

Supporting the due diligence for acquisition of new projects.

Performing menu engineering and cost control to enhance profitability. Muzammil Murtaza

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Managing financial accounting, monitoring and reporting systems.

Developing financial management mechanisms that minimize financial risk.

Preparing MIS and reports for the management.

Budgeting, variance analysis and managing company cash flows.

Assisting in formulating strategic and long-term business plans. Senior Accountant & Cost Controller August 2014 to February 2016 Glee Hospitality Solutions LLC- Dubai, UAE Hospitality Consultancy firm for brand development, construction and provision of operational and financial support to various restaurants.


Project costing, including recipe costing for projects and updating inventory and POS software.

Managing inventory and stock takes on monthly and surprise basis.

Preparing MIS reports for the management, including financial analysis, cash-flow projections, budgets and variance analysis.

Recording and monitoring sales, importing data in accounting system from POS and carrying out reconciliations

Recording invoices, preparing payments and ensuring funds disbursement as per policy.

Carrying out month, quarter and year-end activities, tracking prepayments, recording accruals and carrying out reconciliations for bank, sub ledgers & general ledger.

Ensuring general ledger entries are accurate and in line with company policy & IFRS.

Preparing financials for the company as per IFRS.

Supporting role in preparation of payroll, posting in accounting system and transferring salary according to WPS. Internal Audit Executive June 2010 to July 2014 Petrosin Engineering Private Ltd.-Pakistan - MNC of Singapore LNG infrastructure construction and distributor operating in Pakistan Responsibilities

Risk assessment of critical and significant audit areas.

Identifying inherent risks and reporting weaknesses and risks to the management.

Assessing control weaknesses / deficiencies, suggesting recommendations and following up on the action plan.

Reviewing company policies, procedures and accounting cycle (e.g. account receivables, payables, payroll, etc) and making recommendations for improvement.

Verifying Financial Statements (Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss, Cash Flow and related statements and notes) in a diverse group environment.

Reviewing the process for preparation of budgets and variance analysis.

Evaluating and documenting existing accounting and internal control system. Accounts Supervisor July 2006 - May 2010 Great Bear Int. Services Pvt. Ltd. Pakistan - MNC Belarus & Lebanon CDMA telecommunication services provider with the name of Diallog, providing voice and data services. Responsibilities

Supervising / performing the entire activity of account receivables; updating of customer records, credit control, sale, invoice generation, ageing analysis and collections.

Supervising / performing all account payables activities; recording invoices, accruals, prepayments, ageing analysis and payments. Petty cash management and reviewing adjustment bill as per company policy.

Preparing monthly, quarterly and yearly bank account and ledger reconciliations.

Managing inventory, preparing payroll posting in Oracle software and laising with bank for salary transfer.

Performing month-end activities, such as reconciliations, passing adjusting entries.

Assisting in preparation of financial statements, application of International Financial Reporting Standards and local laws in the overall accounting environment.

Preparing cash projections, project costing reports and various financial analyses and analytical review reports.

Liaising with and assisting external auditors.

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