Global Chief Accountant

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Ivy Yeung
Email email Ivy
Reference IY - A - 2897346_1658373138

Global Chief Accountant

Our client is one of the largest labs in Europe. They are now looking for an agile individual who is fully responsible for full sets of accounting, consolidation, financial & management reporting. Candidates with Australian background or/who studied in Australia are highly preferred.

  • Educated in Australia is highly preferred
  • All-rounded role - full set, reporting, consolidation
  • CPA qualification is a must

Reporting to Global Business Controller, you will need to:

  • Responsible for payroll & HR support matters
  • Oversee operations of the accounting departments of legal entities, including full set of accounting & reporting as required of each subsidiary globally.
  • Perform/review month-end closing, consolidations, and accounting reports for management accounting review.
  • Assist BU Controller in preparing monthly management reporting package and conducting meetings to understand drivers for monthly performance.
  • Adhere to timelines for completing accounting, booking intercompany invoices, all reconciliations, and internal control procedures and ensure compliance with procedural and reporting standards.
  • Operate the bank accounts for the entities in different countries and ensure appropriate segregation of duties between preparing and approving cash outflows.
  • Conduct annual standard cost calculation & analysis for each lab across the group entities together with operations teams.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or other disciplines with CPA qualification
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in handling full set of accounts and reporting
  • Fluent in written and verbal English & Chinese language skills
  • Knowledge of HK and China Labour laws
  • A collaborative team player who can manage work with tight timelines and minimum supervision
  • Self-motivated, independent with a growth mindset; always ready to take up challenges to go above and beyond assigned tasks.
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, and Powerpoint with SAP experience is preferable.