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Financial Accountant (12-month contract)

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incomeSGD8000 - SGD10000 per month + Market Aligned
ConsultantEileen Tham (R22107048)
Job Ref1823640/001
Date posted04 July 2022singaporeaccountancy-finance/financial-accountant2022-07-042022-08-03ac countancy SingaporeSG SGD80001000010000MONTH Robert Walters ogos/web-logos/square-logo.png

An exciting Financial Accountant (12-month contract) job has just become available at one of the most respected global banking institutions located in Singapore. This is a function for a Financial Accountant who is a fluent in this field.
About the Financial Accountant (12-month contract) function:
In this business critical function, you will be responsible for assisting the team on the day-to-day operations of the month-end and quarter-end/year-end accounting and reporting process. This is a function that will require you to be part of the pension and retirement benefits accounting and reporting team in Singapore. The team is responsible for all operational aspects around accounting, control and reporting of pension and other post-retirement benefits globally across various legal entities with a defined benefit pension plan within the bank.
Key Job responsibilities:
   » Preparation of the monthly pension instructions to legal entities and posting of journal entries in various legal entities and currencies under US GAAP, IFRS and CH GAAP
   » Monthly reconciliation of the ledger against the pension instructions
   » Monthly pension forecast and variance analysis
   » Monthly and quarterly reporting including the annual statutory disclosures
   » Year-end audit
   » Address ad hoc queries and requests from legal entity controllers, divisional finance, tax, consolidation team, external reporting and senior management
To succeed in this Financial Accountant (12-month contract) function, you will need to be expertiseable about accounting processes.
Key Requirements:
   » Graduate in accounting/finance (professional accounting degree is a plus)
   » Minimum of two years' post-qualification practice in a high-pressure, deadline-focused commercial environment
   » Minimum of five years' significant practice (within banking industry)
   » Strong technical background in accounting and management reporting as well as expertise of US GAAP and IFRS pension accounting
   » A high degree of responsibility and accountcapability
   » Prior practice in regulatory reporting, able to handle large data (Proficient in MS Excel/Marcos)
   » Prior practice in Qlikview/Python/SQL
   » Comfortable dealing with financial related data
   » capability to lgain and understand relatively quickly
   » A logical mindset with a high level of attention to detail
   » capability to work independently and within a team environment
This is a leading global banking institution. This organisation offers diversity and growth for innovation for all employees which makes Information technology a great place to work and being a part of. this function is an opportunity to lgain about pension accounting and develop other soft expertise as we manage the pension accounting globally and will have interactions with multiple stakeholders across the bank.

If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the function for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Financial Accountant (12-month contract) job.

Apply now or contact me to find out more.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451
EA Registration No.: R22107048 Eileen Tham

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Job Location: Singapore, Other
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Post Date: 12/04/2023 / Viewed 9264 times
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