Financial Controller

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 01_171218
Sector: Finance & Accounting

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all Finance and Accounting operations, including consolidation, billing, A/R, A/P, GL
  • Coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
  • Coordinate the preparation of reporting for statutory compliance
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance (acquisition, purchase price allocation, leasing, revenue recognition, components approach depreciation, preference share accounting, etc)
  • Support month-end, year-end accounting close processes
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Manage year end audit / liaise with auditors to issue audited group consolidated financial statements
  • Manage tax fillings
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Additional controller duties as necessary (for example corporate secretarial, human resources administration, payroll administration, ICT administration)

Requirements:

  • Proven working experience as a financial controller
  • 10+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
  • Degree in Accountancy
  • CPA or CMA preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with consolidated financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and month-end/year-end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user (MS Navision preferred)
  • Excellent administrative skills