Sanofi-Aventis (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.

Protégé Trainee - Account to Report (A2R) (World's Leading Pharmaceutical MNC)

Petaling Jaya, Selangor
RM2000 allowance + benefits
22 Feb 2021
22 Mar 2021
Contract type
Full time

Protege Trainee - A2R is a fascinating role contributing accountability for the processing of transactions related to the processes within accounting to report spectrum such as the following:

  • Intercompany
  • Fixed Assets
  • Cash accounting
  • Inventory accounting
  • Closing and reporting of financial books

This role will support the A2R Team in ensuring the enforcement of accounting standards and reliability of the data collected from management, controllers, tax department and other E2E processes. Apart from that, this role will require active participation in driving A2R continuous improvement initiatives. This role is based in Sunway, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

What we will provide you:

  • 1 year of full working experience at a multinational company, which has been recognized as the 7th Top Global Pharmaceutical Company and certified as the Global Top Employer in 2021.
  • A diverse and inclusive working environment.
  • Role-focused on-job-training with the world's top pharmaceutical leaders.
  • Career development and enhancement based on your career aspiration.
  • International work exposure which promise you an impressive profile and can boost your future application in the competitive job market.

Countries supported by A2R currently:

Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, China, Japan and Korea.

Key responsibilities:

  • Posting journals, performing balance sheet reconciliations, analysis of profit & loss
  • Deliver quality reporting of legal statutory accounts and consolidation packages within the local regulatory and Sanofi Group calendar timeframes
  • Ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (IFRS) and company procedures to ensure integrity of financial information
  • Collaborate with other End to End teams (P2P and Ci2C), tax & treasury departments and Country Finance to manage and address potential closing risks
  • Respond to and resolve enquiries from Country Finance/Internal and External customers
  • Support A2R Team Manager/Supervisor as required

Skills and Experience:

  • Preferably with basic working experience & in finance
  • Proficient in English and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Proficient in the use of applications in the MS-Office suite, including MS-Excel
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently


  • Bachelor’s Degree/Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting/Finance/Business or equivalent