Accounting Manager/ Assistant Manager

Job Title: Accounting Manager/ Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: $0 - 50 k
Start Date: 17 Jan 2020
Reference: en-61421
Contact Name: Vicky.Zhang
Contact Email: Recruitment Consultant
Job Published: January 17, 2020 14:50

Job Description

A leading Japanese MNC at Central is looking for Accounting Manager

Job Description

You will be reporting to Senior Finance Manager and supervise 2 to 3 accounting staffs

Location: Raffles Place



-        Manage and lead the company’s accounting operations (full spectrum)

-        Review of monthly Management accounts in compliance with Singapore Financial Reporting Standards

-        Ensure timely submission of management accounts to Japan Headquarter and providing prompt replies for queries (if any)

-        Provide variance analysis of quarterly results versus budget / last year

-        Provide strong support to external / internal auditors to complete the annual audit by the stipulated timeline

-        Responsible for matters relating to Accounting Systems, SAP Business One, not limited to authorization rules and maintenance of chart of accounts

-        Work with outsourced accounting firm on the consolidation of group accounts based on International Financial Reporting Standards

-        Provide support for the annual budget exercise

-        On-going initiatives to improve current internal controls and processes


-        Ensure timely submission of quarterly GST

-        Preparation of annual estimated / final corporate tax with outsourced tax consultants

-        Liaise with outsourced tax consultants for other tax queries


-        Manage and control the company’s cashflows

-        Preparation and submission of working capital estimates

-        Ensuring prompt interest settlement for existing bank loans


-        Provide strong support to Business divisions such as PL/BS/CF simulations

-        Other ad-hoc tasks assigned



-        Minimum Accounting Degree, Chartered Accountant will be added advantage

-        Minimum 7 years of relevant experience with supervisory experience

-        Experience from Big 4 accounting firms is preferred

-        Knowledge in accounting systems is preferred, but not compulsory

-        Good team player and able to work independently with minimum supervision

-        Good communication and interpersonal skills