Muhammad Umair Qamar
CA (INTER), CICA
LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/muhammad-umair-qamar-a5338626
house No 1904 Way No 6930 Wadi Kabir Muscat Oman–(GCC Driving License)–D.O.B-08-08-1986
To offer my capabilities to organization where sense of responsibility, commitment and output of work is required along with personnel and professional growth.
Around 8 years of practical experience in the field of finance, accounts, admin, tax, external auditing, internal auditing, logistics, supply chain, project, stores and asset management.
Handled various assignments including accounting, book keeping, internal controls, taxation and audits as per International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs), International Standards on Auditing (ISAs) and prevailing laws.
MAJOR AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Finance & Accounts Management (as per IFRSs)
Value Added Tax (VAT)
External auditing (as per ISAs)
Financial Statements preparation and presentation
Financial Planning & Analysis
PROFESSIONAL WORKING EXPERIENCE
GITACS- OMAN (February 2018 till present)
HEAD OF FINANCE & ACCOUNTS – A company offering comprehensive IT and Telecom solutions
Supervised all transactions recording and operations related to accounts and finance & admin.
Designed and implemented internal controls thereby achieved timely transaction recording, reduced cash payments, monthly closing & analysis of financial statements, improved file system, adherence to local laws and regulations and better management reporting.
Liaising with external auditors and management accounts reporting.
Monitored visa renewals and registrations (vehicles, municipality, chamber of commerce, insurance and others as per local laws).
UMAIR’S DESIGNER WEAR - PAKISTAN (November 2016 till December 2017)
PARTNER – An establishment involved in online retail and wholesale of high-quality clothes
Developed & executed plans and strategies to boost business activities thereby achieved better resource and supply chain management, gearing up revenues, lowering cost, optimizing logistics and entry into new target markets.
Supervised all transactions recording and operations of day to day business.
SIJI GREENHOUSE - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (March 2014 till November 2016)
ACCOUNTANT - Company engaged in the field of interior landscape design, implementation and maintenance
Worked on Corporate Governance.
Maintained accounting & financial controls by preparing, recommending and implementing policies and procedures thereby attained improved work performance, better time and supply chain management, avoiding work duplication, reducing cash payments and more useful inventory management.
Revised credit policies and credit limits of customers resulting in improved receivable days.
Enhanced and maintained financial security by improving & following internal controls.
Increased the frequency of internal auditing and timely updating of all accounting transactions.
Contributed to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Advised on financial policy and control, such as the costs and benefits of a particular project.
Reconciled financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing accounting information.
Reviewed vouchers, financial transactions and reports prepared by accounting staff with the source documentation and calculation of end of employment benefits for all staff.
Assisted G.M in procurement process, preparing management reports and budgets.
Administered payrolls, end of service benefits and preparing of Payment vouchers.
Ensured the timely payments and receipts of all the transactions.
Handled the financial statements of the company and liaising with the external auditors.
Monitored supply chain, logistics and inventory/stock in and out.
BDO PAKISTAN, CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS - A MEMBER FIRM OF BDO INTERNATIONAL
AUDIT SENIOR - ASSURANCE DEPARTMENT (May 2010 to November 2013)
Planned, executed and completed external audit services in accordance with the approved International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs), International Standards on Auditing (ISAs) and Companies Ordinance 1984 for various public, private limited and not for profit entities (NGOs including UN, UNHCR, Oxfam etc.).
Performed internal audit services for clients outsourcing internal audit functions.
Performed book keeping, accounting, tax calculations / compliance (income tax, sales tax, VAT) and management consultancy service for different clients.
TECHNICAL SKILLS SUMMARY
FINANCIAL STATEMENTS & REPORTING
Finalized complete sets of financial statements as per requirements of international financial reporting standards (IFRS’s) and in accordance with applicable tax and VAT laws
Made year ended adjustments, closure of trial balance, reconciliations including banks, debtors & creditors.
Completed & verified fixed assets register including depreciation, revaluation, & impairment & deferred taxes.
Computation & verification of post-employment benefit, deferred taxation as per IFRS and applicable tax laws.
Valuation of inventory including work in process, finished goods and raw materials.
Detailed scrutiny and verification of all types of transactions including sales (local & exports), purchases (local & imports), payments and expenses.
Banks’ funded & non-funded facilities including leases, letters of credits (L/C’s) etc.
BUDGETING & VARIANCE ANALYSIS
Functional Budgets, Master Budgets including cash flow budgets.
Understanding & Identification of cost behavior, variance analysis and responsibility accounting.
STOCK TAKES & INVENTORY CONTROL
Planned, supervised and executed annual and interim stock takes of different sectors including retail, manufacturing, oil and gas, hospitality and agriculture.
Monitoring and verification of inbound and outbound logistics and warehouse management.
COMPUTER & OTHER SKILLS
Proficient user in all components of Microsoft Office especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experienced in audit software used by BDO Chartered Accountants (Audit Process Tool – APT).
Worked in ERP (Oracle Financial, QuickBooks, Sidat Hyder Financials, Tally, SAP and Peachtree) environment.
In the 2010: I was awarded as emerging student of the year in BDO Chartered Accountants Islamabad.
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan
Pursuing Module E
Certified Internal Control Auditor (CICA)
The Institute for Internal Controls, USA
Passed in 2013
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan
Passed in 2009