Team Lead, Account to Report

Manila, Philippines
Competitive salary and benefits package
19 Apr 2024
26 Apr 2024
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant


Kenvue is currently recruiting for:

Team Lead

Who We Are

At Kenvue, we realize the extraordinary power of everyday care. Built on over a century of heritage and rooted in science, we’re the house of iconic brands - including NEUTROGENA®, AVEENO®, TYLENOL®, LISTERINE®, JOHNSON’S®, and BAND-AID® that you already know and love. Science is our passion; care is our talent. Our global team is made by 22,000 diverse and brilliant people, passionate about insights, innovation and committed to deliver the best products to our customers. With expertise and empathy, being a Kenvuer means to have the power to impact life of millions of people every day. We put people first, care fiercely, earn trust with science, and solve with courage – and have brilliant opportunities waiting for you! Join us in shaping our future–and yours. For more information click here.

What You Will Do

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the timely closing & execution of financial periods as per the closing calendar and in accordance with SLA commitments, fully observing Compliance, Internal Audit & SOX requirements.
  • Accountable for completeness, accuracy, and validity of the actuals reported within process/entity scope.
  • Deep expertise, fully knowledgeable of the Worldwide Procedures and compliance requirements for respective areas.
  • Regular focus on Balance Sheet reconciliations to minimize open items.
  • Support auditors and legal authorities with the execution of required activities.
  • On-the-job training for new team members / BPO partners.
  • Understand, adhere to, and execute per worldwide policies and procedures. 
  • Identify compliance risks and recommend solutions.
  • Ensure strong internal controls are in place, in order to achieve “adequate” internal and external audit ratings.
  • Ability to execute on strategic projects, deployments, and implementations with key responsibilities including, among others
  • o Understand and operate among interdependencies with other initiatives, local and global.
  • o Execute assigned deployment activities
  • o Provide valuable inputs to issues and/or business cases which are relevant to Directors and Senior Management regarding complex and sensitive decisions
  • o Liaise and escalate project issues, ask critical questions, frame issues, and drive results
  • Recruit, onboard, and training of new joiners
  • Liase with senior finance leadership across tax, treasury, business unit finance, internal audit, and other Kenvue finance teams
  • Champion & influence strategy & solutions demonstrating strong business acumen
  • Generate ideas, fosters, and implements continuous improvement mindset, identifying and pursuing process efficiency opportunities.
  • Influence and execute process improvements, generating ideas and implementing in line with global standards.


What We Are Looking For

Required Qualifications

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s level degree or equivalent is required, preferably in accounting, finance, or related business discipline.
  • At least 4-6 years of professional experience is required.
  • At least 1-2 years of Management / Supervisory experience is required.
  • Learning agility and adaptability to different business requirements. These competencies are critical as this role will initially be part of the finance & accounting team’s pool of flex talent during onboarding, to be deployed to the permanent position once readiness criteria are met and the role has been identified.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with employees at all levels.
  • Be open to new ideas, rapid change, and embracing new technologies.
  • Strong Analytical Skills.
  • Fluent in English, other language skills desirable

Desired Qualifications

  • CPA, CMA, MBA, and/or other financial certifications is preferred.
  • Experience in a Shared Service Centre of a multinational corporation or BPO.
  • Experience in a Global Accounting for a large multi-state company.
  • Ability to handle ambiguity and fluid situations, demonstrating a pragmatic approach.
  • Successfully manage multiple priorities, be very organized, and work efficiently to tight deadlines.
  • Solid US GAAP accounting knowledge.
  • Digital/ intelligent automation capabilities.
  • This position will require up to 5% international travel.
  • Proficient in ERP systems (SAP preferred) and MS Office in particular Excel.
  • Candidates may be asked to work shifts to align with global assignments in Americas / EMEA / Asia.
  • Lead/Participate in other Regional/Global/Cross-functional duties as assigned.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English.

What’s In It For You

  • Competitive Benefit Package
  • Paid Company Holidays, Paid Vacation, Volunteer Time, Summer Fridays & More!
  • Learning & Development Opportunities
  • Employee Resource Groups

Kenvue is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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