Accountant, General Ledger (Contract)

Location: Asia-Pacific - Singapore
BU/Function: Finance
Seniority: Manager & Professionals
Job Code: 1264

Job Responsibilities

1. Performs month-end closing tasks for group inventory. Key duties include:
  • Reviewing SAP inventory transactions, GIT postings.
  • Reviewing inventory costings and storage locations.
  • Processing inventory adjustments, scrapping transactions.
  • Preparing Group inventory reports.
  • Preparing monthly inventory provision reports.
  • Reviewing inventory reconciliation.

    2. Performs month-end closing tasks for various entities. Key duties include:
  • Preparing monthly accruals.
  • Accounting for fixed assets and updating fixed assets register.
  • Preparing intercompany billings and reconciliations.
  • Preparing bank reconciliation.
  • Preparing audit schedules.
  • Performing variance analysis of company financials.

    3.Assists in statutory audits including responding to external auditors on their requests for supporting documents.

    4.Assists in tax compliance requests.

    5. Handles ad-hoc finance and tax related matters as and when required.

Pre-Requisites

  • Diploma in Accountancy or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3-year relevant working experience in similar capacity.
  • Proficiency in accounting for inventory costing and working on inventory reconciliation.
  • Prior experience in analytical skills.
  • Intermediate Excel knowledge, with demonstrated ability to organize data is preferred.
  • Ability to read Chinese and speak Mandarin is preferred, because of the need to communicate with the consultant from China and read Chinese financials.
  • Experience in SAP will be an added advantage.
  • Meticulous with attention to details.
  • Independent and self-motivated team player with reliable time management capability.
  • Ideal candidate will be someone with good communication skills, interpersonal skills, problem solving ability with team spirit
  • Able to start work immediately
  • This is a 6-month maternity cover contract