AOA. Sir i am doing job in American base fast food company. Their main business is fast food. But they are also providing accounting services to other companies.Owner of franchise (Falcon Holdings) is Pakistani (Muslim) they are not selling other prohibited meat. But chickens are not slaughtered. They are using machine instead of slaughtering. Most of their employees are foreigners.(Christian). I am working as an accountant in that company. Please tell me that is that type of job is allowed in Islam or not. If it is not allowed should i quit this job immediately.
And one of my friend say that if i am curious about that thing. than doing job in American company is also prohibited in Islam because they are doing war against Muslims. I also want to confirm from you that is this statement is right or not.
If in both conditions job is not allowed. Than i have already taken one month salary what should i do?
Please reply me as soon as possible so that i can take decision.
The job of an accountant is normally considered Halal as it does not fall under any command of prohibition.
Therefore, you may work as an account for the above mentioned company as long as your involvement in that company is only limited to accounting.
If you can find a job in your profession at another company which does not deal in any kind of Haram business at all then it would be better to work in another company even if the pay is less.
And Allah knows best.
Mufti Ikram ul Haq
Fatwa Center of America