Job Overview

Financial Accountant

Location: Hong Kong Salary: $Attractive
Type: Permanent Contact: Eric Kong
Posted: about 1 month ago

My client is one of the largest global Asset Managers looking for an experienced Accountant to join their Finance team. Based in Hong Kong, this is a regional role responsible for local accounting information for their Singapore and Australia offices. Knowledge of Singaporean accounting principles not necessary but a heavy advantage


  • Full-set accounting knowledge - Account Payable and Expenses; journal input to account ledgers - including Singaporean and Australian Account
  • Strong experience with accounting standards and interpretations
  • Creating statements and reports for the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) 
  • Close cooperation with auditors and tax consultants 
  • Knowledge of Singaporean regulatory capital requirements
  • Supporting management reports for local requirements and for global consolidation
  • Tax knowledge for both Singapore and Australia
  • Supporting global projects led by Regional Finance team in Hong Kong

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree major in finance or accounting, with professional qualification is preferred
  • Accounting experience for regulators for Singapore entity
  • Intermediate work experience in financial services and / or audit experience from major accounting firm at least for 8 years and above
  • Experience in licensed company, asset management experience is an advantage
  • Solid technical knowledge and experience with Singapore accounting environment and knowledge of IFRAS rule
  • Ability to work with teams in remote locations
  • Able to work independently on complex problems for overseas entities
  • Self-starter that takes ownership of problems and resolution
  • A team player with strong communication skills with team, managers and overseas counter-parts

If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact me for more information.