Compass International School Doha is looking for an enthusiastic Accountant who is ready to make a difference and join our ambitious team.
About Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia Education (NAE) is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with 69 schools located across dozens of countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East. Together, our schools educate over 67,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary school.
Our philosophy for education rests on the 4 pillars of creativity, wellbeing, excellent academic outcomes and global connectedness. These are delivered through innovative use of educational technology to create a 21st Century, personalised, learning experience for all students.
Every parent wants the best for their child — so do we. NAE schools deliver high quality, transformational education and ensure excellent academic outcomes by going beyond traditional learning. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain world-leading teachers and to offer unforgettable experiences through global and regional events, while our engaging learning environments ensure all of our students love coming to school.
Compass International School Doha – a Nord Anglia School
Compass International School Doha opened in 2006 and has grown to 4 campuses in the capital city of the State of Qatar. The school provides premium education for expat and local families looking for a British, international curriculum. The campus will accept students from Early Years through to Year 13, offering the International Primary Curriculum, English National Curriculum and A levels as well as other vocational programmes (BTEC) in Years 12 and 13. The campus, with the backing from Nord Anglia Education will have global reach and offer programmes beyond other schools
To learn more about our school, please visit our website
Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We are united by our philosophy, to be ambitious for our students, our people and our family of schools. We believe that being part of our family of 69 schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have access to a wide range of resources and support to enhance their success. We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London.
Global academic results for the 2019/20 academic year
The 19/20 academic year was the strongest for Nord Anglia ever in terms of A-levels, IBDP and GCSE
Our IB diploma pass rate was 96.9%
Global point average of 34.4
Six perfect 45 scores (from ICS Madrid, NAS Dubai, BIS Ho Chi Minh City and three from Oakridge in India)
14 Nord Anglia schools had a perfect 100% pass rate
1,386 IB candidates in total – 15.8% achieved 40 points and above
44% A*-A grades, an increase of 5% from last year
Global pass rate of 98.5%, up from 97.5% in the previous year
All but two of our schools offering the A-level curriculum achieved a pass rate of 100%.
94% A*-C grades
55.6% A*-A grades
About the role
An accountant or Accountant Professional is responsible for the management and reporting of financial data of an organization. Their duties include preparing financial statements, examining and analyzing a company's accounts, and ensuring compliance with financial reporting and other standard accounting procedures.
- Compiling, analyzing, and reporting financial data
- Analyzing accounts and business plans
- Maintaining accurate financial records
- Assisting management in the decision-making process by preparing budgets and financial forecasts
- Performing audits and resolving discrepancies
- Creating periodic reports, such as balance sheets, profit and loss statements, etc.
- Examining financial reports that display the company's profits, equity, and cash flow
- Examining expenses submitted by employees
The Successful candidate will possess:
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
- Preferably under husband/family sponsorship
You should be self-motivated and creative with strong attention to detail, a flexible approach and the ability to meet tight deadlines whilst working on own initiatives, solving problems as necessary.
Keen to collaborate and share your specialist expertise, you will be a fitting ambassador for the school. You will communicate with confidence across diverse audiences and situations, using your expertise to build strong relationships with colleague, parents and students. You will also be able to meet visa-related restrictions for Qatar, including candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of more than 13,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.
We offer career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online platform, which harnesses the collective expertise of peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice. We also provide extensive online and face-to-face professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.
Our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates from our staff worldwide an opportunity to earn their Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.
Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the world’s most vibrant cities.
As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:
- A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
- An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge and collaboration
- A culture that is fair and consultative
- Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career
The closing date for the application is 22nd October 2021. Long-listed candidates will be contacted as soon as possible, with interviews taking place.
Start Date: 1 November 2021
At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.
All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both your country of residence/birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.