GAMA Analyst (Japanese Speaker)
Key Activities & Deliverables
- Co-ordinate and execute month end, quarter end and year end closing activities to ensure timely and accurate closure of accounts in compliance with work instructions and month end Financial Closing Checklist
- Creation and maintenance of master data – Cost element, Cost Center, Profit Center. WBS, etc
- Preparation of accounting journals and ensure it is prepared accurately and posted timely
- Responsible for fixed assets accounting – creation, disposal, maintenance, transfer, depreciation run and reporting
- To process receipts payment made by customers accurately and within specific timescales. Process all cash application, remittance reconciliation and reporting requests for assigned countries
- Process trade related rebates, debit and credit notes. Intercompany processing and monthly reconciliation, highlight and rectify anomalies encountered
- Generate statement of accounts and submit to affiliate for dispatching to the customers
- Review customer past due statements, research and reconcile outstanding items
- Attend to all matters requested for accounts receivable and trade finance as and when required
- Initiate the dunning process and generate reminders for overdue accounts
- Provide the outstanding balance for 3rd party customer
- Process valuation on general provision of bad debts allowance
- Prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliation, highlight/rectify any anomalies encountered, including clearing of open items
- Submission of monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting packages accurately and within specified timescale (eg: FinCo, Sustanability, Insurance, etc)
- Support internal and external audit matters by ensuring timely submission of required audit schedules and providing financial supporting documents and information to auditors
- Support tax matters by preparing tax schedules, providing financial supporting documents and information to tax consultant
- Other accounting and reporting tasks that are relevant to closing of the financial books
- Ensure service level agreements (SLA) and monthly performance and productivity KPIs are met.
Documentation & Controlling
- Ensure all work documentation and work processes are updated and meet with Internal Control Financial Reporting (ICFR), group policies and guidelines, local statutory and legal requirements within agreed service timelines
- Perform back up function and other duties, including job rotation to other functional teams as and when required
- Participate in any compliance audits and respond to audit queries
Transformation/ Continuous Improvement Implementations
- Work collaboratively with customers and stakeholders
- Engage and support the teams in the implementation of continuous improvement project
- Proactively identify, recommend and implement solutions in consultation with the management for continuous improvement opportunities in the areas of operation
- Assist to ensure effective knowledge transfer as for sustainable development knowledge and sharing of best practices within the team
- Other relevant tasks may be assigned from time to time
Qualifications & Experience Required
- Degree or Diploma in Finance & Accounting/Commerce or equivalent.
- Minimum 2-4 years of working experience in the related field
- SAP knowledge or other ERP accounting systems and MS Office tools
- Proficiency in English and other language required with good communication skill, Japanese language proficiency is mandatory for Japan affiliate support.
- External experience in a shared service or business process outsourcing engagement will be preferable
Note: Kindly be informed that only shortlisted candidates shall be notified.
Who we are
At Roche, 91,700 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity. Roche Diagnostics is committed to create a great place to work for its employees and in 2015 we have been accredited as Regional Best Employer Asia Pacific by Aon Hewitt. Individual Best Employer Awards were awarded in Singapore, Korea, China and India.
Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
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Candidates must be resident in Malaysia, or have the right to work in Malaysia.