Senior Financial Accountant I

This is a varied and challenging position and ideally would suit a qualified accountant looking for experience of a fast-paced multinational environment. The role is expected to evolve rapidly through streamlining and automating of processes.  As a Financial Accountant, you will focus on accounting, month end close activities. You will also focus on process improvement, efficiency and simplification by leveraging on the tools or technology.

 

Responsibilities and Tasks (include but are not limited to):

  • Month-end close activities, preparing journal entries

  • Monthly close analytics, variance analysis, including ad hoc reports

  • Perform and validate monthly account reconciliations

  • Maintain expertise of internal policies and regulatory compliance requirements

  • Ensure compliance to SOX and internal control

  • Provide training to internal customers and peers

  • Communicate with business partners and finance analysts

  • Provide support to Stakeholders, including external auditors

  • Presenting information to Finance Management

  • Ad hoc task as assign

 

Key Skill/Competencies

  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills

  • SAP experience highly desirable

  • Extensive experience in the Microsoft Power Platform (Power Apps, Power Automate, Power BI) and advanced VBA knowledge are preferred

  • Experience in Blackline, Ariba and Concur preferred

  • Experience in data analysis & result oriented

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal supervision / direction

  • Ability to work under strict deadlines in a rapidly changing environment

 

Education & Experience

  • Qualified accountant (CA, ACA, ACCA or CIMA) or Degree in Accounting/Finance.

  • 5+ years accounting or finance experience

  • Shared service experience preferred

 

DISCLAIMER

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature, and level, of the work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted, as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required.

We invite interested candidates to write-in with CV in MS Word format to Lee Shiow Chyn, EA 12C6130/ R1112042. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a discussion.