Group Accountant (Real Estate)

Job Title: Group Accountant (Real Estate)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: JD/GROACCTR/60
Contact Name: Julien Doherty
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 10:19

Job Description

  • Fast-track career progression
  • Opportunities to work with senior leaders
  • Competitive salary package

Our client is a reputable Real Estate group of companies headquartered in Singapore, with a network presence spanning across 30 countries. Listed in SGX for more than 40 years, they are one of the largest companies with many diversified portfolios in real estate development and investment all over the world.

As a part of their business expansion and growth strategy, they are currently looking for talented professionals to join them as Group Accountant.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare full set of accounts (General Ledger, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable) of an assigned group of overseas subsidiaries
  • Prepare P&L and Balance Sheet schedules
  • Responsible for group accounting matters such as reconciling key accounts for subsidiaries, tracking of dividend payments, and performing variance/risk analysis
  • Prepare quarterly/monthly GST report for GST registered companies
  • Prepare monthly cash flow forecast and monitoring of funding balances
  • Ensure yearly income tax returns, property tax and quarterly GST filling are filed on time
  • Assist in monitoring of the group’s treasury position and managing loan interest payments, repricing, loan rollovers for the group’s borrowings
  • Assist in managing the group’s insurance requirements and renewals

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy, Finance, or ACCA.      
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in accounting and finance, preferably from Real Estate industry
  • Experience in full set of accounts (GL, AR and AP) is a must
  • Experience in using accounting software applications such as Hyperion is an added advantage
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and group consolidation matters
  • Strong analytical and accounting skills
  • Great attention to details
  • Good team player with the ability to work independently on assigned projects
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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