Group Accountant (Manager)

Posted 10 October 2018
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

  • Work for a global MNC based out of Singapore
  • Immediate start for the right candidate
  • Conveniently based in the heart of Singapore’s CBD

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Group Accountant to join a global MNC, headquartered out of Singapore.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare consolidation and statutory financial statements for the group and the holding companies 
  • Ensure timely & smooth month-end account closing, financial analysis & management reporting, as well as provide forecasting, planning and budget support
  •  Ensure data integrity & accuracy and mitigate control risks in forecast, projection and management reporting 
  • Assist in re-financing and bank loan covenant compliance 
  • Co-ordinate with external auditors on annual consolidated financial statement clearance 
  • Ensure all financial controls are in place and in good order Process and account for offshore fund transfer requests 
  • Reconcile financial numbers to management report numbers 

Key Requirements

  • Minimum 8 years' financial accounting experience gained from a corporate/MNC environment with a significant manufacturing asset/s base 
  • Relevant discipline in the areas of Accountancy or Finance from good universities 
  • CPA/Masters and previous experience in Big 4 would be an added advantage 
  • Proven strong managerial and leadership qualities 
  • Business partnering skills and a good team player 
  • Commercially-oriented with high energy, a ‘can-do’ attitude and hands-on Operationally in tune with the business with a keen eye for analysis and details 
  • Possess business acumen and strong commercial sense 
  • Strong communication and presentation skills (oral and written) 

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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