Sr Advisor, Accounting
Bayan Lepas, MalaysiaJob ID R87014 Date posted Jan. 29, 2019
•Have ultimate responsibility of ensuring that all financial accounting requirements are met for assigned area and in compliance to policies and accounting guidelines, as well as internal controls.
•Responsibilities include effective and efficient completion of monthly accounting close and balance sheet reconciliations in accordance to Corporate accounting policy.
•Involvement in CFR (Consolidated Financial Review) analysis and fluctuation commentary.
•Support any CSA and SOX audit and testing as necessary and to handle internal & external auditor process on statutory audits and/or quarterly reporting
•Responsible for managing a team of accounting professionals at various levels, and will support the professional and technical development of each member by setting departmental goals, creating individual objectives and providing timely and meaningful feedback.
•Will educate the team on how to handle more complex accounts and issues, and will be a point of escalation for the team.
•This position will require interaction with the operations team and other financial organizations in relation to ad-hoc reporting and to drive process improvements, simplification or other ad-hoc projects
Qualification & Requirements
•Bachelors Degree in Finance/Accounting or professional qualification
•Minimum working experience of 8+ years, preferably in an accounting firm and/or MNC
•Well versed in various accounting practices, processes and policies to include revenue recognition and complex accounting concepts
•Excellent communication skills & proficient in English
•Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills
•Must be a critical thinker, self-motivated and able to constructively evaluate, review and resolve a variety of issues that arise throughout the course of business
•Able to lead and work independently and communicate effectively with all levels of management and staff
•Strong time management and organization skills with the ability to multi-task
•Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines
-Proactive to reach out and drive issue closure