An enthusiastic, motivated, dependable & Ethics focused professional with up to 3 years of experience seeking to apply standards in the world of business. I'm eager & responsible to provide the best practice and ethical conduct to the work environment. I have a long term path of improvement as I'm working toward obtaining Professional Certificates , participating in Conferences & Seminars as well as maintaining a positive relationship management"CRM" with various stakeholders in the world of business.

Work History

Work History
Feb 2016 - Present

Management Accountant 

KWEC | Al Khawajah Engineering Consultants

Managing a  portfolio of construction projects worth's up to AED 5 Billion. conducting General Finance functions, Developing Standards, Problem Solving, Process Improvement, Cost Management, Statistical Analysis, Financial Planning, Reporting Research Results, Financial Statements Analysis and Variance analysis.

General Duties:

  1. - Accounting for and presenting assets, liabilities, equity, revenues and expenses properly on the financial statements.
  2. Defining the main budgeting concepts, methodologies and forecasting techniques.
  3.  Applying operational and capital budgeting and prepare financial budgets.
  4. Using budget variance reports and utilize different performance measures to analyze responsibility centers performance.
  5. Identifying the different cost concepts and costing systems.
  6. Demonstrating best practices in business process performance and operational efficiency.
  7. Maintaining a superior relationship with clients who are mainly investors in the Dubai Property market.

May 2015 - Feb 2016

General Accountant

KWEC | Al Khawajah Engineering Consultants

Responsibilities :

  1. Reviewed & recorded all accounting & financial transactions (payments, receipts, insurance, reimbursements). Ensured timely posting of all periodic journal vouchers & accruals.
  2. Updated timely and accurately monthly ledgers & sub-ledgers, prepared bank & petty cash reconciliations and performed monthly closing process.
  3.  Produced and reviewed monthly financial reports such as trial balance, profit and loss accounts, balance sheet and cash flow statement.
  4. Handled full spectrum of financial and cost accounting role eg. AR, AP, GL, etc.
  5. Chased outstanding invoices (AR) to the company in accordance with approved policies & procedures and ensured credit given to customers is monitored and controlled effectively.
  6. Processed payroll for approximately 500 personnel across the operation in a timely manner.
  7. Managed payment of all company obligations timely & in accordance with agreed internal process along with supporting document verification & ensured that the credit period for suppliers is being utilized.
  8. Prepared detailed monthly expense analysis report division & region wise.
  9. Set up and maintained fixed-asset register and calculated depreciation & amortization.
  10. Prepared inter-company invoices & periodic inter-company reconciliations.
  11. Liaised with external auditors in preparing audit schedules and financial statements.
Aug 2014 - May 2015

Freelancer - Property Investment Consultant

Roots Land Real-Estate & Alwadeh General Maintenance Contracting
  1. Identifies financial status by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  2. Guides cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures; providing trends and forecasts; explaining processes and techniques; recommending actions.
  3. Conducting Financial statements analysis and obtaining various financial ratios.  
  4. Improves financial status by analyzing results; monitoring variances; identifying trends; recommending actions to management.
  5. Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications.
  6. Property Investment Consultancy “Yield rates, feasibility analysis, Profitability measurement. “Villa specialist”.
  7. Manage and maintain the relationship with local and foreign investors. CRM
  8. Excellent exposure to CRM software.
  9. Maintaining a database of connections inside & outside of the UAE.
Jul 2013 - Jun 2014

Accounts Assistant

Seadrill Management AME Ltd

“Seadrill" is a leading offshore drilling contractor employing approximately 9000 highly skilled employees. with aim to unlock oil and gas for the benefit of our customers and their customers in the safest most efficient way”.

Responsibilities included:

  1. Overhead Accounting.
  2. Bank reconciliations.
  3. Create & reconcile Receipts in Oracle.
  4. Create Accruals & file journal vouchers.
  5. Payroll accounting.
  6. Prepare Audit Requirements.
  7. Employees allowances review.
  8. Create Advance Global Inter-company system “AGIS” transactions.
  9. Invoicing Using Oracle.
  10. Petty Cash fund monthly control.
  11. Assist in preparing corporate management report.
  12. Create the Annual Budget Book 2014.
  13. Assist in creating commitment Report.
  14. Approving / testing invoices for payment manually & through Eye-share system.
  15. Company utilities review "saved a monthly unutilized cost of AED 35k"
  16. Cost analysis.
  17. Assist Finance Manager to control Authorizations for Expenditures in terms of existence, completeness and accuracy.
Oct 2012 - Jan 2013

Intern at Revenue Development Department

Ministry of Finance – Dubai – UAE

Accounting trainee at revenue development department and was responsible for:

  1. Created a report on the MOF participation in MENA Tax forum - Muscat - December 2012.
  2. Assisted in basic Audit requirements.
  3. Conducted budgets analysis for federal government .
  4. Reviewed  lists of fines and penalties by General Directory of Civil Defense and provided recommendations for improvement.
  5. Aware of the set of levels of Electronic-Dirham Program "Revenue control initiative".


Jan 2016 - Dec 2016

Advanced Professional Diploma in IA: Internal Auditing, FE: Fraud Examination, RM: Risk Management & IC: Internal Control

IMA"Institute of Managment Accountants US"  & Open Thinking Institute - Dubai 

Enrolled on the initiative “Taallak” and attending monthly training sessions in Internal Auditing, Fraud Examination, Risk Management & Internal Control held by Open Thinking Institute and Institute of Management Accountants at Arjaan by Rotana – Dubai Media City.

Sep 2015 - Aug 2016

CMA "Certified Management Accountant"  Candidate 

IMA"Institute of Managment Accountants US"   & Pwc's Academy - Dubai

Comprehensive  Preparation Program for CMA exam. 

I'm Expecting to obtain my CMA on August,  2016

Aug 2008 - Feb 2013

Bachelor Degree In Accounting 


United Arab Emirates University 

The Accounting program is AACSB-Accounting Accredited, being the first in the GCC and MENA region and the 10th worldwide outside North America. The degree is also accredited by the ACCA which is one of the largest international professional accounting organizations that qualify professional accountants. This accreditation means our graduates are exempted from up to 50% of the examination papers that one has to take to become an ACCA certified accountant.

  1. Cost  Accounting.
  2. Cost Managerial Accounting. 
  3. Advance Managerial Accounting.
  4. Internal Auditing Assurance and consulting services.
  5. Strategic Management.
  6. Supply chain management and logistics.


Nov 2014 - Present

Certified Real Estate Broker "RERA"

Dubai Real Estate Institute 

Licences to practice property transactions in Dubai. 

Jan 2014 - Present

Seadrill Fight Against Corruption – Onshore – January – 2014

Seadrill Managment Africa Middle East Limited

Diploma In anti-bribery, illegal  business acts & AML techniques

Academic Projects

  • Published an academic project called “Strategic Audit for city seasons hotel”

 UAEU, AL-AIN February 15, 2011

Authors: Mohammad Alrashdan, Lucas Hoffer

Rating City seasons hotel according to E-FAS & S-FAS scores and provide strategic evaluation Using SWOT analysis, Porter's Five Forces Analysis and strategic measures.

Ref: Professor: James Thomas Kannanti – Strategic Management Instructor at UAE University. 

  • Internal Auditing project - Risk assessment for national investment corporation – Abu Dhabi

UAEU – Abu Dhabi - February 2012 to May 2012
Assessing the impact & likelihood of the risks facing the corporation and suggest a methodologies of internal control & Evaluating the SOP's and Add-hocs of the Corporation.
Ref: Professor: Issam Hussain – (H.O.D) Accounting Department – UAE University.

Continuing Professional Education  CPE

  1. Mergers & Acquisitions “UAE & Global Market” IMA – Dubai Chapter in Association with PwC’s Academy.
  2. Management buyouts “IMA – Dubai Chapter in Association with PwC’s Academy.
  3. Global Awareness – Understanding of Financial crisis “results and impacts” PwC’s Academy.
  4. Mind tools and Memory techniques “PwC’s Academy.
  5.  IMA Webinar “Gaining Strategic Advantage through the Cloud," sponsored by Oracle”.





Financial Statements Analysis

Liquidity Ratios - Solvency Ratios - Activity Ratios - Profitability Ratios 

Cost Management Accounting

Budgeting - Variance - Costing- Performance measurement - SCM

Risk Assessment 

Sarbanes-Oxley SOX - SOP - Add-hocs - 

Excellent Presentation Skills

Public Speaking - Creative writing

Problem Solving Ability

Planing - Measurement - Estimation - Priorities Analysis 


Impact - Affect - Lead - Influence 


MS Office - Oracle E-Business Suite 11 -  Peach tree - Q Books


 Arabic & English - Fluent - Reading - Writing - Speaking  

Client Relationship Management

Data Base - Proposals - Networking

Personal & Contact Details

  • Mohammad Abdallah Alrashdan
  • Single 
  • 26 Years 
  • Valid Emirates driving license 
  • +971 50 216 21 20
  • Dubai - UAE