group financial controller in Singapore

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job details

job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
S$ 140,000 - S$ 180,000 per year
reference number
grace tong, randstad
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job description

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about the company

Our client is a European lifesciences company with global operations in Asia, Europe and the US. A world leader in its industry held by the highest standards, this growing organization takes pride in its consistently high quality of products.

about the job

Reporting to the Group CFO, you will oversee the full spectrum of accounting and finance at group level and consolidate financial statements for up to 10 entities in the group, analyzing variances and reviewing account reconciliations. You will manage all statutory reporting matters including tax, financial accounting as well as group audits and internal controls. You will proactively seek to understand the business and the key processes, and drive towards a best practice governance structure. As the go-to person for technical accounting advice, you will make recommendations to improve existing processes and advise on transfer pricing and other financial / statutory matters to ensure compliance to statutory regulations and company policies. One of your first critical projects will be to in-source the corporate finance function in 2018 / 2019 and ensure a smooth transition.

skills and experience required

To be successful in this role, some key skills and experience that you will require include:-

• Degree in Accountancy / ACCA
• At least 10 years' relevant experience, including at least 4 years Big 4 audit experience
• Group accounting and consolidation experience
• Strong technical accounting foundations
• A team player with excellent communication skills

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Grace Tong at 6510 1366.

(EA: 94C3609/ R1325492 )