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Experience and Responsibilities

Sameera Dissanayake, CA, (Finance) sp.


Linked in: Contacts: +974 - 50450310

Visa position: NOC with transferable

To join an organization that will provide me challenging accounting goals and tremendous career growth opportunities and to become a key managerial personality, with tone of professionalism coupled with distinctive competencies, knowledge & experience; and continuously adding value to the organization.


Position held


From To

KPMG Sri Lanka

“KPMG is a partnership registered

in Sri Lanka, a member firm of the

KPMG network of independent

member firms affiliated with KPMG

International, a Swiss Cooperative.

KPMG International is a global

network of professional member

firm providing Audit, Tax and

Advisory services.”

Audit trainee

Audit in charge

Audit supervisor

Project manager

– Audit

March 2010

February 2011

August 2012

August 2013

January 2011

July 2012

June 2013

October 2014

KPMG Qatar

“KPMG Qatar is a branch of Bahrain

KPMG, a partnership registered in a

member firm of the KPMG network

of independent member firms

affiliated with KPMG International,

a Swiss Cooperative. KPMG

International is a global network of

professional member firm providing

Audit, Tax and Advisory services.”

Audit associate

Assistant manager –


December 2014

October 2016

September 2016

To date

Experience and Responsibilities (continued)


Specializations Work Performed




Planning and co-ordinate with engagement manager, engagement partner, staff and client to establish the audit strategy, for team based audit execution.

Overall management of handling 04 - 05 assignments at a time which are of varying sizes comprising various types of organizations including local subsidiaries of multinationals, companies operating in various industry segments,

Hypermarkets, Trading, Manufacturing, Construction & Engineering Consultation Plantation, Finance, Hotels & Restaurant chains etc.

Liaison with clients in the proper planning of audit and conducting the audits within the specified time limits, and reviewing the working papers, management letters and reporting the same to the to the board of directors, to the internal audit committee and to the steering committee.

Demonstration a thorough understanding of complex accounting and auditing concepts and applying them to client situations Financial Reporting

Preparation and presentation of Financial Statements, in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards



Preparation of tax computations to companies, clubs & associates, partnerships and individuals. Carrying out the special assignments of VAT & Tax planning guidance.

Communication with the relevant tax authorities & filing of return of Income, VAT Returns, ESC returns etc.

Staff Management

Coaching other less experienced staff and reviewing of work performed by the audit team and providing the required guidance. Strategic Insight

Performed analysis of the client entity’s strategic position, options, implementation and strategic risks to identify enterprise governance.



Preparation of reports that analyze and communicate financial/non-financial data and present clear recommendations. Experience and Responsibilities (continued)


Construction & Engineering Consultant

United Contracting for Electrical,

Mechanical & Air Conditioning W.L.L.

Accenture Middle East BV

Frijns Structural Steel Middle East W.L.L.

Cantar W.L.L.

Al Tayeb Water Technology W.L.L.

Linc Facility Services W.L.L.

Bilfinger Berger Company

Madina Group W.L.L.

Hotels & Restaurant chain

Radisson Blu Hotels Doha

Nandos Qatar

Burger King

Real Estate & Services

Aamal Company Q.S.C. - City Center Qatar

Al Jabor Real Estate Investment Company


Buzwair Real Estate Company W.L.L.


Sherborne School Qatar W.L.L.

Creative Child Nursery School

Stenden University Qatar

Gulf English Nursery Establishment

Media and advertising

Medttarenean Advertising Company W.L.L.


Oryx Advertising Company W.L.L.

Telephony Communications Technology

Qatar W.L.L.


MAF Hypermarket Qatar W.L.L.


Manufacturing & Trading

Severn Glocon (Qatar) W.L.L.

Aamal Cement Industries W.L.L.

Aamal Trading and Distribution

Aamal Company Q.S.C. – Aamal

Readymix Branch

Al Dana Trading and Contracting

Company W.L.L.

Qatar Detergents Company W.L.L.

Shipping & Logistics

Qatar Navigation Q.S.C. (MILAHA)

Milaha Integrated Maritime and

Logistics W.L.L.

General Services

Qatar Inspection Services W.L.L.

Qatar International Safety Centre


Technical Laboratories

Hawar Group

Progress Security Systems

Cantar Power and Oil Field Services


ECE Europa Bau-und

Projektmanagement G.m.b.H

Johnson Control Qatar W.L.L.

Experience and Responsibilities (continued)

Technical Skills and Core Competencies


Ability of applying IFRS financial reporting frameworks over the preparation and presentation of financial statements and maintenance of Company’s general ledger

Ability of preparation of financial statements for both standalone entities and consolidated entities

Sound Knowledge in the applications derived from regulatory frame works such as Qatar commercial law, Qatar labor law and taxes

Ability to handle finance function of certain organization including financial budgeting, working capital management and treasury function

Proficient use of Microsoft Office application (including MS Excel, MS Word & MS Power Point), Navision, Sage Accpac, SAP and hands on experience of working with Electronic Audit software such as eAudit and IDEA in KPMG

Flexible team player, with the ability to work accurately and innovatively under pressure and the ability to meet tight deadlines

Good team player, possessing excellent leadership skills

The ability to motivate colleagues & has gained experience in working in teams with mutual support and understanding

Strong analytical skills

Strong desire to learn whenever the opportunity arises and always strive to be an asset to my employer

Ability to take initiative in suggesting and implementing changes

Ability to work with minimum supervision

Construction & Engineering Consultant

Ocean View Development Company

(Private) Limited

UML Property Development Ltd.

Hotels & Restaurant chain

Cyprea Lanka (Private) Limited

Kani Lanka Resorts and Spa

Mount Lavinia Hotel Pvt. Ltd.

Asian Hotels and Properties P.L.C.

Lets Travel Resort (Pvt) Ltd.


United Motors Lanka P.L.C.

TVS Automotives (Pvt) Ltd.

TVS Auto Parts (Private) Limited

Unimo Enterprises Limited

Orient Motor Company Ltd.

TVS Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.


Asian Alliance Insurance P.L.C.

Media and advertising

Echanneling P.L.C.

Manufacturing & Trading

Hayleys exports P.L.C.

Chas P Hayley & Co. Ltd.

Lignocell (Pvt) Limited

Mascons (Pvt) Limited

Merbok MDF Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.

Harischandra Mills P.L.C.

Harischandra Mills Distributors


Nofolk Foods (Pvt) Ltd.

Singer (Sri Lanka) P.L.C.

CCS Lanka (Private) Limited

Kramski Lanka (Private) Limited

Avery Dennison Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.

General Services

Poyry Sri Lanka (NGO)

Professional qualifications

Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka - ACA 6438)

[Year 2016]

Academic qualifications

Bachelor of Science in Finance Special Degree of University of Sri Jayewardenepura; Faculty of management studies and commerce [Year 2011]

Participate to employability skills development course - Career Guidance Unit, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

Participated in training programmes conducted by “Security and Exchange Commission”.

Participated school athletic events.

School Prefect.

Name in Full : Yatawala Dissanayakage Sameera Kelum Sampath Gender : Male

Date of Birth : 23 June 1987

Age : 30 years

Marital Status : Single

Nationality : Sri Lankan

I do here by certify that the above particulars given by me are true and accurate to the best of my knowledge.


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