Assistant Manager, Accounts

Job Title: Assistant Manager, Accounts
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Johor Bahru
Salary: Below RM8,500
Contact Name: Christine Ow Yong
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2019 09:07

Job Description

About our client

Our client is a refined oils and fats company with vision to be the top 3 players in the market.


About the role 

You will manage the financial and management accounting of the business and report to a Finance and Accounting Manager.


Your responsibilities

  • Prepare financial statement in conformity with the Malaysian and International Financial Reporting Standards and as per statutory requirements.

  • Ensure that all accruals, provision, prepaid adjustments etc., are completed before the month closing.

  • Ensure the presence of an effective internal control environment, financial monitoring system & operating procedures for safeguarding company’s assets processes, with effective ERP systems management.

  • Ensure Monthly Accounts Schedules are prepared and reviewed with no pending items.

  • Ensure the Expenses claims are properly authorized.

  • Check and verify the payments are supported by proper invoice, GRN, PO etc.

  • Check the balance sheet ledgers like Accruals (mainly PK and Oil), Provision, prepaid etc.

  • Manage inventory records for the property, plants, machinery and equipment owned by the company.

  • Support the finance team in analyzing and reporting on weekly Trading Profit and Loss and Forex cover report.

  • Assist in the preparation of Management Report as required.

  • Analyze and report the sales and spread variance with reasoning. Prepare and analyze key financial metrics as well as develop presentation slide for management meeting.


You will have

  • Professional Finance and Accounting Qualification (ACCA, CPA, CIMA, or ICAEW).

  • At least 6 years finance or accounting experience.

  • Strong team player and ability to handle tasks under pressure and in a timely manner with required quality.

  • Working Knowledge of ERP would be preferred.

  • Resourcefulness in acquiring knowledge to perform require task.

  • Good Interpersonal & Communication Skills.