Accountant

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH243033_1595413758

Opportunity to step into a growing industry

Attractive remuneration

About our client

Our client is one of the technology multinational company that is currently expanding their operations in SEA. They are currently expanding their finance team and are seeking driven finance and accounting professionals to apply to the role of Accountant.

Main Responsibilities

  • In charge of full set of accounts, timely & accurate closing of Malaysia's entity, which includes (but not limited to) balance sheet reconciliations, TR aging, general ledger entries, balance and P&L reporting
  • Group financial reporting to headquarters, the role reports to the VP of Finance (remote report)
  • Work closely with General Manager on Financial planning & analytics, covering budgeting and forecasting task
  • Drive process improvements & accounting process suggestions to Group controller and Subsidiary controller (remote report)
  • Ownership of local gap (know what it is and being able to explain it to Group company and auditors)
  • Maintaining up to date with latest accounting and other regulations
  • Ensure timely payment to suppliers & vendors, monitoring of company cash flow position
  • Provide information to company secretary so correct tax and etc is payed
  • Main contact for audit, tax and company secretary, also being the key personnel representing the finance function with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ad hoc task & projects related to finance

Requirements

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in commercial accounting or related roles, prior external audit experience is preferred
  • Minimum Bachelors' degree in accounting/finance or other related fields
  • Fluent in English is a must, being able to deal with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience with foreign country reporting/global environment would be an added advantage
  • Mandarin speakers will have an added advantage for dealings with China counterpart
  • Soft skills: Driven, Proactive, and collaborative mindset, with great analytical skills

How to apply

Click "APPLY NOW' or contact Vern at vernzhiang.leong@ambition.com.my. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my or reach out to Vern.

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Business Registration Number: 1048918-T. License Number: JTK 2710