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Assistant Manager - Group Consolidation

Posted on:  19-Jul-2022
Job Req ID:  1038
Division:  Ancillary & Support Services (ANSS)
Department:  Group Reporting & Finance Ops (40000102)

JOB PURPOSE

 

Assistant Manager - Group Reporting is mainly responsible to assist the Finance Manager in preparing the annual / monthly group consolidation of accounts, consolidated financial statements and new Financial Information System (FIS) implementation.

 

 

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Group Reporting

  • Perform monthly, budget and forecast group consolidation of accounts and prepare monthly consolidated financial statements accurately and on a timely manner.
  • Responsible for the review of sub-group consolidation of accounts (involving foreign subsidiary companies).
  • Prepare annual statutory group consolidation of accounts. Liaise with auditors and assist in managing the audit process of the Group.
  • Prepare monthly financial reporting covers the review of financial trend and variance analysis submitted by subsidiary companies for performance assessment and highlight of adverse movement.
  • Prepare presentation materials for quarterly Board meetings and submissions to authorities.

 

FIS implementation

  • Perform User Acceptance Tests to ensure that system is configured in accordance with user requirements.
  • Assist to revamp and streamline the existing chart of accounts for new FIS.
  • Ensure proper compilation/documentation of manuals/records of new FIS implementation are in place.

 

Other and Ad Hoc duties

 

  • Assist to supervise, review and provide guidance to subordinate.
  • Undertake and manage special projects and other reporting needs as and when required.

 

 

JOB SPECIFICATION

 

MINIMUM ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION

  • Candidate must possess at least a Degree in Accountancy or full / partly qualifications in ACCA / CPA.
  • This is a “hands-on” role and would fit someone with a “can-do” attitude and offers solutions.

 

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Minimum 3 years of experience in group financial accounting, auditing and consolidation or prior experience in accounting firm managing group audits.

 

 

COMPETENCIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES)

 

  • Well-versed with group consolidation accounting. Relevant experience of consolidation accounts involving multiple subsidiaries, currencies, and accounting standards will be added advantage.
  • Knowledgeable in financial reporting standards (FRS, MPERS).
  • Strong written and verbal communication skill in English is required.
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office and ERP system. Familiarity with consolidation reporting tools would be an advantage.
  • Equipped with soft skills such as analytical thinking, critical thinking, problem solving and attention to detail.
  • Capability of multi-tasking, planning, prioritising and organising workload based on urgency to ensure timely report submissions.
  • Ability to take initiative to report to superior on work progress, discrepancies and proposed solutions (if necessary) on timely basis.

 

 

COMPETENCIES (BEHAVIOURAL)

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team with minimal supervision.
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to communicate effectively with all levels of people in the organisation.
  • Possess good working attitude.
  • Reliable and accountable for the tasks assigned.
  • Self-starter with high initiative and drive to excel.

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