Senior Accountant (Retail / FMCG) Permanent Job in Singapore

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posted date

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

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market sector

Accounting & Auditing

start date

Monday, 9 January 2017

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Singapore, Singapore


S$54,000 - S$60,000 per year

job description

about the company

This leading European retail company has an outstanding international reputation in its field and great emphasis is placed on employee personal development and internal mobility. With a rich history and a very well-recognized brand, this is a great opportunity to join its finance team in Singapore.

about the job

Reporting to the Finance Manager and working in a team of 7, you will support all accounting functions and ensure all reports and records are in compliance to statutory requiremnts and Company policies. You will assist to supervise and coach team members and review their work. Your role will also include:-

  • Preparing and submitting all reports accurately and in a timely manner
  • Performing variance analysis and preparing management reports
  • Managing Accounts Receivables and reviewing aging reports and collections
  • Ensuring that payments are made promptly to vendors
  • Reviewing fixed asset register, inventories and organizing regular stock counts
  • Preparing and submitting GST returns and providing necessary information to tax advisors in respect of corporate tax returns

skills and experience required

To be a successful candidate, you should possess the following skills and experience:-

  • Degree in Accountancy / ACCA or equivalent
  • At least 5 years' relevant accounting and finance experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Working experience in the Retail / FMCG industry preferred
  • Good understanding of and working experience with inventory management
  • Good communication skills

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Grace Tong at 6510 1366.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1325492 )

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