Marsh & McLennan Companies

Team Leader, Staff Accountant II

KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur
Competitive Package including Benefit Coverage
16 Jun 2021
31 Aug 2021
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Full time
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Qualified accountant

Marsh and McLennan Companies (MMC) is seeking candidates for the following position based in the Kuala Lumpur Accounting Office:

Team Lead, Staff Accountant II

What can you expect?

  • Be a part of a regional accounting operation team
  • Elevate your accounting processing knowledge
  • Interact diverse colleagues and stakeholders from various line of business within MMC

What is in it for you?

  • Attractive performance driven incentives
  • Participate in regional projects
  • Career Development and Training Opportunities

We will count on you to:

  • To be a Process Expert and support the team in achieving the agreed SLA and Metrics.
  • Undertake key role of Payment Approvals within the team.
  • Mentor Team members and provide training support. Be the first point of query management for the team members and engage with the stakeholders to ensure a seamless flow of information...
  • Provide support to Team Manager or Operations Manager in order to meet SLA and Metrics on Accuracy, productivity and TAT per agreed standards with internal/external stakeholders to ensure the smooth and efficient deliveries
  • Ensure smooth flow of communication with external and internal stakeholders with respect to query management
  • Approve Payments, Receipts and Journals in accordance with agreed SOP and local compliance and regulatory requirements.
  • Mentor new hires and ensure they achieve competency in the process.
  • Support Team Manager in cross skilling and up skilling initiatives.
  • Provide inputs to the Team Manager for specific training needs of the team members.
  • Conduct regular refreshers in order to bridge the knowledge gap and also update the team on recent changes in the policies / procedures and devise ways to ensure retention of information by the team members.
  • Create, maintain and regularly update process manuals.
  • Conduct analysis for queries and errors and help the Team Manager in formulating action plan around it.
  • Adhere to audit sampling guidelines.
  • Ensure adherence to policies & procedures as per organization’s standards and laid out SOPs
  • Highlight areas of improvement in process related risks

What you need to have:

  • Degree in Accountancy or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in General Ledger/ Accounts Payable / Accounts Receivables transactions in a Shared Service or Insurance environment
  • Strong Microsoft Excel Proficiency
  • Good command in English is required

What makes you stand out:

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willing to learn and take on new challenges
  • Being team oriented

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