Group Accountant

  • Sector: 信息技术
  • Contact: Genevieve Goh
  • Client: Monroe Consulting Group
  • Location: Johor Bahru
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 14 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH440336_1713145701
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Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Malaysia's Finance & Accounting Division is recruiting on behalf of a Singaporean MNC in telecommunications industry. Our client is seeking a professional, with more than 6 years of experience in the accounting and finance line to be their Group Accountant. The job is based in Johor Bahru.

Job Summary
The winning candidate will be managing the accounting and finance operations and supporting business for SG, MY, HK and PH. Play a vital role in maintaining the financial health of the organization.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Preparing annual consolidated group budget: This involves gathering financial data from various departments or subsidiaries within the organization, consolidating it, and creating a comprehensive budget for the entire group for the upcoming fiscal year. This process requires a deep understanding of the organization's financial performance, strategic objectives, and market conditions.
  • Preparing monthly management report: Monthly management reports provide key stakeholders, such as senior management and board members, with insights into the company's financial performance against its goals and objectives. This involves analyzing financial data, identifying trends, and presenting findings in a clear and concise manner to aid decision-making.
  • Managing quarterly forecasts: Quarterly forecasts involve updating the annual budget based on actual performance and any changes in market conditions or business strategies. This requires working closely with department heads or business unit leaders to gather updated projections and revising the forecast accordingly.
  • Managing monthly variance analysis: Variance analysis involves comparing actual financial performance to budgeted or forecasted figures to identify any discrepancies or deviations. It helps management understand the reasons behind the variances and take corrective actions if necessary to stay on track with financial goals.
  • Reconciling all accounts: Reconciliation involves ensuring that all financial transactions recorded in the company's accounts are accurate and properly documented. This includes comparing balances between different accounts, such as bank statements, accounts receivable, and accounts payable, and investigating any discrepancies.
  • Preparing tax computation: This involves calculating the company's tax liability based on applicable tax laws and regulations. It requires a thorough understanding of tax rules, deductions, and credits to accurately determine the amount of taxes owed.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be ACCA/CPA holders or equivalents.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in audit firm.
  • Well versed in financial modelling.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Fluent in financial and business communications and can effectively express self and ideas.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of applicable accounting standards and aptitude for current statutory/taxation and compliance practices.