Accounting Manager, APAC (Start-up)

Job Title: Accounting Manager, APAC (Start-up)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: SL/ACCMAGAAP/130
Contact Name: Suraj Laungani
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 15:42

Job Description

  • Working for a globally recognized start-up
  • Building up a regional finance team
  • High-visibility role

My client is a rapidly growing start-up with a global presence and multiple offices across the UK, the US, ANZ, and SEA. They are globally headquartered out of the US, and with a newly created regional team, they are looking for a Regional Accounting Manager to join the team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the month-end close process, monthly reporting, statutory reporting, and management reports
  • Help build and subsequently manage a team of accountant
  • Managing US GAAP reporting
  • Working on high-volume data sets in Excel
  • Work very closely with the external audit consultants to achieve clean annual audits and drive strong internal controls
  • Drive improvements for current accounting systems and practices
  • Work closely with the FP&A team to drive clean monthly/quarterly/yearly closing as well as strong internal controls

Key Requirements

  • 8 to 10 years of experience in finance, with at least 4 years in accounting/financial controlling
  • Regional exposure is critical
  • Exposure to US GAAP is critical
  • Strong Excel skills are critical
  • CA/CPA is required
  • Bachelors Degree is required
  • Big 4 experience is advantageous

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