Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JH19236_1570689070
Contact Name: Nikita Jain
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2019 14:31

Job Description

Our client is the US industrial MNC- NYSE Listed. As a result of business needs, there is an exciting opportunity as a Senior Accountant to join their business based in Singapore. This role will assist the Finance department on the General Ledger (GL) section for the Singapore office. He/She needs to be familiar with statutory compliance reporting, standard concepts, practices and procedures within the accounting field.



  • Engage in broad-based analyses and studies related to the business activities and ensure that financial policies and proper accounting rules are being followed consistently
  • Financial Reporting - along with maintaining detailed schedules (Hyperion / HFM / HP)
  • Assist in the monthly outlook forecast and annual budgeting process
  • Liaison and attend to all financial operations, treasury, audit and corporate & other tax issues for the business unit
  • Compliance with local statutory reporting and setting internal controls and ensuring compliances with corporate and local policies, procedures and regulations including compliance to SOX (Sarbanes-Oxley Act)
  • Analyse operational issues impacting functional groups and the whole unit, and determine their financial impact
  • Design and carry out processes to provide the business unit with the right information to set goals, make decisions and monitor performance
  • Ensure all reporting deadlines are met and that the new reporting requirements are adopted.
  • Fixed Assets Management and Involvement in Annual Physical Stock Take
  • Perform any other work-related functions as deemed necessary and appropriate by immediate supervisor



  • Proficiency in company tax, GST and MES audits with in-depth knowledge of local statutory
  • Degree in Accounting/Finance or ACCA
  • Hands-on experience in SAP / QuickBooks and Hyperion (HFM / HP) preferred
  • 5-8 years of accounting experience with knowledge of US GAAP and SOX
  • Able to work in the far west of Singapore
  • Regional experience

Singapore Employment Agency Licence No: 16S8069

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