TMF Group

Accounting and Tax Lead Officer

Recruiter
TMF Group
Location
Manila, Philippines
Salary
Competitive salary plus great benefits
Posted
23 May 2024
Closes
03 Jun 2024
Ref
569573
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant
JOB PURPOSE
The Accounting and Tax Lead Officer assists the Manager, Assistant Manager and/or Supervisor in daily deliverables to provide excellent service to clients. They provide financial information to management by researching and analysing accounting data; preparing reports, submitting the reports to the client and are able to coach junior staff in the department
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Handle full set of accounts and bank operations for clients;
  • Assists to manage daily work with high complexity, including closing full set of books;
  • Maintains relationship with clients and internal/external stakeholders, including banks, auditors, BIR and other government departments on client company’s affairs, accounts, bank accounts, tax filing, etc.;
  • Query management with internal and external- 3rd party stakeholders;
  • Assist Manager/Supervisor in preparing proposal for clients;
  • Supervises Senior Officers, Junior Officers and Associates, and reviews draft deliverables;
  • Assists Manager to oversee daily operations of the Accounting department and to implement internal control procedures;
  • Assists Manager/Supervisor to train & coach junior staff;
  • Assists Manager/Supervisor to follow up on Debtors list (client invoices);
  • Prepares and checks various reports as requested by clients;
  • Prepares and supervises accountant audits.
  • Periodic update of process documentation.
  • Liaise with external parties such as auditors, tax agents, bankers and relevant authorities.
  • Working with HR on recruitment activities, performance reviews, and employee relations matters;
  • Acting as Treasurer and/or Directors/Officers for the local office and/or clients that may assume certain level of responsibilities and risks;
  • Update and maintain records/information in ViewPoint.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
KEY REQUIREMENTS
  • Degree holder in Accountancy;
  • Pursuing or qualified in local professional examinations (CPA License), an advantage;
  • Minimum of 1 years in supervisory level;
  • Relevant experience in general accounting function in professional firms or multinationals;
  • Sound knowledge in local tax (CIT, VAT, EWT, FWT, FBT) and accounting policy (PFRS); knowledge in International Accounting (IFRS) will be an advantage;
  • Experience in preparation of financial statements and supporting schedules;
  • Knowledge in Xero, Quick Books or any ERP System is an advantage;
  • Sound knowledge of Philippine Accounting & Taxation;
  • Good knowledge of local system (e.g. Viewpoint);
  • Advanced Excel skill set and other Microsoft Office applications;
  • Good command of both spoken and written English and Filipino.
Stakeholder management:
  • Internal
  • External: Clients, local authorities, tax agents, auditors
What's in it for you?
  • Pathways for career development
  • Work with colleagues and clients around the world on interesting and challenging work.
  • We provide internal career opportunities, so you can take your career further within TMF.
  • Continuous development is supported through global learning opportunities from the TMF Business Academy.
Making an impact
  • You’ll be helping us to make the world a simpler place to do business for our clients.
  • Through our corporate social responsibility program, you’ll also be making a difference in the communities where we work.
A supportive environment
  • Strong feedback culture to help build an engaging workplace.
  • Our inclusive work environment allows you to work from our offices around the world, as well as from home, helping you find the right work-life balance to perform at your best.
Applications close: 31 May 2024 Singapore Standard Time
For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below. 

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