Senior Accountant, APAC

Job Title: Senior Accountant, APAC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tuas
Salary: SGD5,000 - SGD8,000
Contact Name: Stephanie Ting
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2016 14:48

Job Description

About our client

Our client is an MNC Shipping and Trading company that is a leading player in the logistics industry.

About the role

Our client is looking for a senior accountant to be a subject matter expert for their APAC team.

Your responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for financial books of several companies under the Group.
  • You will be working with local tax agent on compliance and corporate tax filings
  • You are to ensure that intercompany balances reconciles each month
  • You will look after compliance of financial and accounting policies and regulatory requirements as well as to exercise internal controls in compliance with the Global policy
  • You are to identify performance improvement opportunities to align the company with its business targets and ensure revenue is billed timely.
  • You are to coordinate with the sales team, billing and give aid for customer dispute.
  • You will work to ensure collection from customer is within the credit terms.
  • You will be responsible to assist the Finance Manager in any ad hoc project from time to time and to provide support to team members.

You will have

  • You should have a Degree in Accounting or Finance or related fields (MBA and/or CPA or equivalent an advantage)
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant accounting and financial experience with strong understanding of accounting theory
  • Highly detail-oriented, organized in work and ability to handle confidential information in a professional manner.
  • You can meet assigned deadlines issue financial information in a timely manner.
  • You will act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from manager.
  • Ability to prepare, organize and analyze complex financial information.
  • Able to meet deadlines and demonstrate flexibility with changing priorities.
  • A team player and supportive colleague with strong interpersonal skills.