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General Accountant

Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
January 21, 2018

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Ahmed Magdy

**Samee*ST. from 3omdaaST./Tersa -Haram, Giza (Egypt)



Career Objective

Seeking for a challenging position in well-established organization a leading or multinational company with the goal of contributing my education, experience efforts to expansion & development


General Accountant at Zawya Cinema Distribution (Nov/2015-Present)

Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.

Documents financial transactions by entering account information.

Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.

Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.

Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.

Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.

Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.

Secures financial information by completing data base backups.

Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.

Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.

Handling general accounting of daily transactions (Supplier’s invoices, payments, customer invoices, petty cash and bank reconciliation).

Managing an external team responsible for posting and reviewing their work for efficient completeness.

Handling general expenses and operation costs.

Managed bank reconciliations effectively, credit facilitations such as letter of credits and guarantees.

Prepare monthly payroll and taxes such as (Sales Tax, Payroll Tax and Stamp Tax).

Responsible to coordinate annual external audits, providing information for auditors for preparation of annual financial statements.

Ensures the integrity of all accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating and entering transactions.

Responsible for timely month end closing and finalizing monthly trial balances.

Prepare financial reports and management reports.

Fulfill all internal and external audit requirements.

Intercompany transactions and balance confirmation.

Manage and participate in the Forecast with the controller's team.

Responsible for Petty cash and refundable on the specific time manners.

Senior Internal Auditor at Raya Trade (Jan/2014-Oct/2015)

Plan and oversee the auditing process

Allocate responsibilities to junior and staff auditors

Review team members’ work for accuracy and compliance

Perform effective risk and control assessments

Complete audits on time and submit reports to auditing manager

Present audit findings and find ways to increase compliance and efficiency

Coordinate periodical audits

Internal Auditor at Raya Trade (2012-2013)

Perform and control the full audit cycle including risk management andcontrol management

Determine internal audit scope and develop annual plans

Obtain, analyses and evaluate accounting documentation, previous reports, data, flowcharts

Prepare and present reports that reflect audit’s results and document process

Act as an objective source of independent advice to ensure validity, legality and goal achievement

Identify loopholes and recommend risk aversion measures and cost savings

Maintain open communication with management and audit committee

Document process and prepare audit findings memorandum

Conduct follow up audits to monitor management’s interventions


Cairo University Faculty of commerce

Bachelor's degree, l Business (Major Accounting), 2007 - 2012

Om- Al Abtal Language School

Certificate of General Secondary Education (ThanawiyaAmma)

Computer Skills:

Basic Skills:

-Professional in using Windows and all relevant software.

-Professional in using MS Office.

-Professional in dealing with the System applications and database.

-Very good at typing Arabic & English (50 WPM).

-Professional in using the Internet and all Its Peripherals.

-Handling with most of PC and Network troubleshooting.

Courses and training:

-1 Feb 2010–1 Mar 2010




-Cairo University, Giza (Egypt)

-10 Jul 2011–30 Aug 2011

-Accounting Coach course



-Cairo University, Giza (Egypt)

-1 Jan 2016–30 Apr 2016

-English Course



-Not courses, Giza (Egypt)

-1 May 2016–30 Sep 2016

-English Course



-Concept, Giza (Egypt)

-1 May 2017–Present

-English course



-Spread your English, Giza (Egypt)

-1 Jan 2016–30 Mar 2016

-Qualified Accountant Certificate



-HPA, Heliopolis (Egypt)

-1 Jun 2016–1 Oct 2016

-Qualified Accountant Diploma

-HPA, Heliopolis (Egypt)


Communication skills

-Participating in-group discussions.

-Ability to enter any conversation with great flexibility.

-Good listener.

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

- Confident, articulate, and professional speaking abilities (and experience).

-Persuasive speaker.

-Speaking in public, to groups, or via electronic media.

Organisational / managerial skills

-Possess entrepreneurial spirit.

-Ability to manage my duties.

-Giving constructive feedback on others' work.

-Competitive attitude.

Job-related skills

-Possess strong commitment to team environment dynamics with the ability to contribute expertise and follow leadership directives at appropriate times.

-Thrive in a team environment and work well with others.

-Enjoy working as a team member as well as independently.

-Team leader and team player.

-Active and creative.

-Friendly and loyal.

-Ability to manage time well

-Great efficiency at work.

-Ability to work under pressure.

Spoken Languages

English (Professional working proficiency)

Arabic (Native or bilingual proficiency)

I would be grateful if you would contact me if you have any chance for me in your incorporation, or keep my information on file in case of future openings. I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours sincerely,

Ahmed Magdy

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