Company: North Oil Company
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Qatar

Scope of Work


To provide high qualityaccounting and tax information in line with DFA/JVA and IFRS requirements.

To comply to legal andfinancial obligation imposed on NOC for all issues related accounting, taxesand audit.



Knowledge and Observance of Company HSEpolicy, rules and procedures

Participation to HSE activities and globalimprovement (e.g. referential, reporting, REX, audits, trainings, HSE actionplansu2026)

Team Leadership

Set the long-term vision for the GeneralAccounting team. Share with team and monitor progress.

Coach and develop direct reports, includingall aspects of performance evaluation and Qatarization. Promote a culture ofcontinuous learning and adherence to NOC values.

Drive continuous process and tools improvement


Accounting for NOC in line with IFRS and alllegal and contractual principles, in order to give a true and fair image of thecompany, of its assets and liabilities, its financial situation, results andperformances;

Preparation of reliable and timely accountinginformation, including annual balance sheets and profit & loss statementsfor issue to local publication;

Strongly contribute to the closure process inSAP System (PALM) and ensure all accounting tasks related to this process arefully controlled by the closure team under General Accounting;

Ensure Asset register is designed, updated andmaintained as per DFA/JVA and shareholders requirements;

Provide relevant analysis for accountingaggregates and indicators such as working capital variation, depreciation,inventory, provisions.

Ensuring consistency with Treasury team forall entries related to banks including banks reconciliations;

Fulfilment of local financial and legalobligations imposed on NOC;

Preparing and filing of statistical financialinformation to Governmental Agencies;

Timely and well documented reconciliation ofaccount balances.


Liaising with internal and external auditorsand coordinating Finance sections of audits performed by them to ensure anefficient execution of their work (statutory audits, shareholder audits, taxaudits and internal audit)

Liaising with the Audit team of NOC to definethe internal audit program (where applicable to Finance);

Prepares and participates in intermediarymeeting with auditors and to audit close-out;

Participates, in support of the LeadCompliance and Master data, to the follow-up and resolution of audit claimsthat are related to its area of responsibility.


Preparing tax returns and tax statements forQatar Petroleum and the relevant tax authorities;

Providing subsequent information and explanationnecessary to the assessment process;

Defending NOCu2019s position in relation withaudit exceptions raised by QP and the relevant tax office(s);

Following-up tax payments and ensuringcomplete compliance with DFA terms of payment.

Ensuring NOCu2019s tax compliance, defending itsposition in any tax argumentation and seeking optimization when possible. Itprovides direct support and advice within NOC in all areas of Qatari taxation(DFA taxes, corporate tax, VAT, other indirect taxation or contributions), andgenerally speaking ensures coordination of NOCu2019s activities from a taxationpoint of view.;

Ensuring robustness of tax calculation througha tax proof and by reconciling with Financial Planning figures and Monthlystatements of payments for taxes;

Ensuring deferred taxes are accounted forcorrectly and analyzed regularly;

Advisory Role and Controls

Interpret the International FinancialReporting Standards and analyze requirement for implementation of new rulesproviding expert advice and assistance thereon. Amend Accounting Policies asrequired.

Accountable for compliance with DFA and JVArequirements in matters of accounting and application of IFRS.

Promote good accounting practices and maintaina high level of awareness about standards evolution.

Defining and enforcing the implementation ofadequate management controls and tools to meet the above objectives.Responsible for compliance with relevant procedures and with the InternalControl Framework.

Profile Required

Strong Accounting knowledge (IFRS / ASC932).Ability to analyze deferred taxes, working capital, ARO, etc.

Expert in SAP including BW. Some knowledge ofHyperion Essbase would be a plus

Good knowledge of Tax regulations in Qatarincluding Withholding Taxes, VAT, Corporate Income Taxu2026

Strong organizational skills includingplanning managements, maintain clear records for audit traceability.

Excellent knowledge of internal and externalaudit requirements.

Leadership skills, strong communicationskills, ability to coach and develop team members, ability to worktransversally and to constructively challenge and influence others.

Expert at Excel and PowerPoint, incl. abilityto build complex models. Fluent in English (written and spoken).

A minimum of 8-10 years relevant experience ina similar field, in Oil & Gas

2-3 years Management experience