Senior Associate, General Ledger (Mandarin Speaker)
- Manage completion within deadlines for all monthly financial statements & reporting functions in accordance with Group processes and policies. Group reporting packages include Actuals, CSR, Tax Packs, CCE, CBCR and etc)
- Ensure compliance with all Group Policies and statutory financial controls including external/internal audit and FMC requirements.
- Manage external audit, corporate taxes, GST/SST, Witholding Taxes, statistical surveys and other statutory reporting matters, including liaison with relevant external parties.
- Build and manage relationship with agencies and other SSC teams.
- Provide advisory support and guidance for any accounting & taxes matters to agencies and other SSC teams.
- Support collaboration within Groupe and agencies which include agencies integration, legal entities reduction, Post Monthend & Balance Sheet Review and etc.
- Assist management on continuous improvement projects as appropriate that may arise on an ad-hoc basis.
- 5-6 years post qualification and commercial accountant experience
- Bachelor of Accountancy or ACCA equivalent
- With GST/SST, corporate tax and audit experience
- Experience in advertising or media industry will be advantageous
- Knowledge of accounting standards and tax requirements.
Skills (including technology)
- Experience in using accounting systems and reporting packages
- Experience in Hyperion reporting is preferred
- Strong working knowledge of Excel
- Experience in analysis of data and reporting compilation
- Preferably able to write & speak fluent in English and read Malay language
- Ability to provide accurate and timely financial services functions.
- Ability to work independently and provide reporting within tight monthly deadlines.
- Ability to multi-task across competing demands of internal teams, Business Units and external parties.
- Require an emphatic and practical person who pays attention to details and yet can view the bigger picture.
- Assist on any ad-hoc tasks as required by the manager.
This role requires the ability to multi-task across competing demands. It requires an emphatic, practical person who is able to give attention to detail and yet can view the bigger picture, implement continuous improvement in a service-driven environment.