DBS Bank Ltd

Contract (Senior) , Group Financial Control & Assurance, Group Finance

Recruiter
DBS Bank Ltd
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
03 May 2021
Closes
07 May 2021
Ref
WD22226
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant
Business Function

Group Finance aims to deliver world-class standards in reporting, financial planning and finance processes. We provide insights and analyses that help the bank make sound business decisions - whether in the areas of product development or customer profitability. We also provide capital management, business planning, forecasting, and tax and accounting advisory services.

Contract duration

12 months

Responsibilities
  • Drive consistency in application of General Ledger Account Ownership (GLAO) and Manual Journal Entries (MJE) standards and guidelines across locations, business and support units.
  • Conduct GLAO Quality Assurance Reviews (QAR) to strengthen controls and compliance in the area of GLAO, MJE and financial reporting.
  • Develop QAR framework for financial reporting, kick start group program across locations.
  • Drive MJE reduction in partnership with business and support units.
  • Provide advisory support on financial control policies, standards and processes. Partner other business and support units to understand regulatory developments, assess implications for Finance and provide inputs from financial control perspective.
  • Drive continuous improvements and standardization efforts across locations, business and support units to strengthen the financial control environment.
  • Rollout of financial control related initiatives such as GLAO project and use data analytics to deepen financial analysis via GLAO and MJE Dashboards. Track progress and ensure timely delivery and quality outcomes.
  • Promote and drive financial control mindset and awareness across the Group.

Requirements
  • Degree or relevant professional qualifications in Accountancy and Finance.
  • At least 5 to 8 years of relevant experience in audit, financial control and operational risk management preferably in a bank or financial institution.
  • Demonstrate a good financial control mindset and have good understanding of balance sheet substantiation.
  • Possess good communication and analytical skills. Able to distill and frame issues clearly to internal stakeholders.
  • Able to interact well across different departments and locations at different levels of seniority.
  • Can-do attitude, possess initiative, drive and ability to work independently and be a good team player.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications, QlikView and Tableau will be an advantage.

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

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