Frances Caryl Joyas, CPA
CPA with External Audit on Big 4 and GCC Experience
United Arab Emirates
Last active: 07/20/2014
Certified Public Accountant with specialized experience in the external audit of exchange houses and agents, including compliance on the Central Bank of U.A.E. Anti-Money Laundering laws, regulations and procedures. Has also dealt with assurance activities of other financial institutions such as asset management, investment companies and mutual funds. Involvement on assurance engagements of other clients outside the financial institutions sector, such as a holding company together with its subsidiaries, educational institutions, foundations, general trading companies, manufacturing companies, retail, consumer products (food and beverages), restaurants, facilities management services, construction companies, contracting services, hotels, leisure businesses, advertising and media support companies, merchandising companies, real estate, recruitment agencies and general servicing companies.
Has exemplified strong knowledge and practical application of International Financial Reporting Standards, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, International Standards on Auditing, International Accounting Standards, and the Code of Ethics issued by the Auditing Standards and Practices Council.
Generally, the experiences cover financial accounting, planning, scheduling, reporting, documentation and compliance analysis.
Expert competence in financial duties and adopts a creative approach to problem solving through use of excellent analytical skills
Detail-oriented and resourceful in the completion of projects with the ability to multitask effectively and to work in a fast paced environment meeting strict deadlines
Excellent interpersonal skills, confident and poised in interactions with individuals at all levels readily developing rapport with clients and colleagues
Highly regarded for a proactive attitude and an ability to think laterally, providing ideas and solutions.
Organized individual with exceptional follow through abilities
Dedicated individual, achieving a reputation for consistently going beyond what is required.