Accountant (7 months contract) - Global Insurance Firm

Singapore Temporary
  • Opportunity to join a global property insurance firm
  • 7 months maternity cover

About Our Client

Headquartered in the US, the client is a global insurance firm with more than 50 offices worldwide and more than 5000 employees globally.

Job Description

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this will be a 7 months maternity cover from June 2022 to Jan 2023 with two parts to this role - Accounts Payable and Financial Reporting.June to Sep 2022

  • Responsible for the Accounts Payable function across the Asia branches and ensure smooth daily operations
  • Approve supplier invoices
  • Approve Australia/ New Zealand urgent payments
  • Review monthly Accounts Payable reconciliations and monthly audit checks
  • Respond to queries on payment progress from external and internal parties such as vendors and external auditors

Sep 2022 to Jan 2023

  • Responsible for the Reporting approval function for the Asia branches.
  • Review local regulatory returns for Singapore, Hong Kong and Labuan
  • Review journal entries and manage and review month end & year end activities performed by team
  • Any other adhoc duties



The Successful Applicant

  • Degree in Accounting, professional certifications such as CA/CPA is advantageous
  • At least 5 years of finance & accounting experience, prior experience as a finance manager is preferred
  • Strong accounting knowledge
  • Open to candidates without Accounts Payable (on-the-job learning in the first half) but minimally comes with financial reporting experience.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to join a global insurance firm
  • Two job scopes - Accounts Payable and Financial Reporting

Contact
Carissa Cher (Lic No: R1871795)
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5589267
Phone number
+65 6643 9731

Job summary

Function
Finance & Accounting
Specialisation
Financial Accounting
What is your area of specialisation?
Insurance
Location
Singapore
Contract Type
Temporary
Consultant name
Carissa Cher (Lic No: R1871795)
Consultant contact
+65 6643 9731
Job Reference
JN-042022-5589267