Senior Financial Accountant

Singapore Permanent
  • Leading market player
  • Global MNC

About Our Client

Our client is a leading market player in the commodity trading industry with global presence and growing revenues.

Job Description

Maintain the financial books and records in accordance with financial reporting standards and statutory requirement, including assessing the impact of changes in accounting standards and ensuring appropriate accounting treatment of the Group's business activities.

Perform and monthly closing and consolidation process to ensure high quality, accurate and timely group and statutory reporting and in compliance to financial reporting standards and statutory requirement

Perform reconciliation of accounting to trading systems to ensure the accuracy of accounting ledger

Prepare accounting schedules and monthly analytical review of fluctuation in financial positions and performance

Prepare the monthly/quarterly financial reporting packages, and annual financial statements under the financial reporting standards

Support audit and review process by external auditors, internal control/audit teamIdentify opportunities for process and controls improvements and execute them to raise operational efficiency and enhance the quality of financial reporting

Support in the implementation of IT initiatives/projects

Support the implementation of Finance BI functionality

Support the Management and perform other ad-hoc duties as assigned

Collaborate with other departments to ensure the overall goals and objectives are achieved

Work outside of normal business hours will be required at times, such as month-end closing

The Successful Applicant

Possess a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent professional qualification (e.g. ACCA, CA or its equivalents)

5 years onwards of relevant working experience and/or in Big 4 accounting firm experience in audit of commodity trading firm desired

Strong technical understanding of mark-to-market accounting in the commodity trading business is essential

Positive, conscientious, hands-on, and self-driven. Enjoy working in a dynamic environment

Able to work independently with minimal supervision.

Strong sense of logic and analytical skills with attention to details and accuracy

Collaborative and strong team team player, with some experience in leading and coaching teams preferred and thrives on excellence and continuous improvement

Able to manage multiple priorities and work well under time pressure

Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) and able to work effectively with people of different culture and at all levels

Sun/Horizon system experience is an advantage

System savvy and proficient in Microsoft Excel

What's on Offer

Attractive remuneration package with excellent benefits in a stable and successful global MNC.

Gavin Teo (Lic No: R1328332)
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+65 6416 9835

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Consultant name
Gavin Teo (Lic No: R1328332)
Consultant contact
+65 6416 9835
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