Senior Accountant (General Ledger)

Job Title: Senior Accountant (General Ledger)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 50846_1654862195
Contact Name: Vanessa Chan
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2022 19:56

Job Description

Senior Accountant (General Ledger)

About the Client:

Our client is a leading retail MNC. They are now looking for an accountant responsible for Accounts Payable in the Hong Kong office.

About the Role:

  • Perform daily GL accounting tasks for transactional processing and accounting activities such as the preparation of the appropriate offsetting entries, appropriate documentation & reconciliation (e.g. adjustment journals, depreciation journals, reclass the entries, etc.) for APAC region.
  • Specialize in certain financial activities in Asia such as lease accounting, fixed asset accounting, etc.
  • Able to apply relevant local statutory reporting and accounting standards required in the preparation process of accounting books.
  • Demonstrate understanding in the definition, hierarchy, maintenance and updates of the company chart of accounts.
  • Practise company internal controls (manual and automated) at transactional level and escalate inappropriate behaviour.
  • Assist manager to drive for process efficiency & trade working capital improvement.
  • Use system outputs to meet basic job requirements and apply basic tests for reasonability and accuracy.
  • Able to articulate system issues clearly to subject matter experts to ensure solutions can be identified and implemented.

The Successful Applicant:

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 3 years of relevant accounting experience, with exposure in Shared Service Center is a plus.
  • With solid experience in month-end closing.
  • Willing to learn, good team player with strong sense of responsibility.
  • Proficient in English and Mandarin.

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Vanessa Chan at +852 3180 4922 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.