Job title: Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Location: Makati City, Philippines
Job published: 2020-02-05
Job ID: 31353

Job Description

The successful candidate will be a part of a pioneering team in the Philippines that would support huge clients in Australia. He/she will have exposure handling global accounts with a lot of upside for career growth in an environment that fosters work-life balance and family-orientated culture.

Company Profile:

Our client is an international company with headquarters in Australia. The company boasts of solid business growth in wealth management consultancy activities related to offering tailored financial solutions, inclusive of Financial Planning, Direct Share Portfolios, Direct Property services, Self-Managed Super Fund Administration, Lending, Accounting, and Insurance & Estate Planning.

Overall purpose and responsibilities of the role:

The Accountant will report directly to the Finance Manager and will be part of the group that would manage all accounting-related needs by clients closed from their headquarters.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information;
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information;
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options;
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports;
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures;
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information;
  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards;
  • Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting, and other tax requirements;
  • Process monthly bills payment
  • Communicates with internal and external clients for accounting-related transactions and queries with customers with outstanding debts to follow-up

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience; CPA
  • Experienced in preparation of: Financial Statements, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Bank Reconciliation
  • Good English communication skills
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment
  • Organized and thorough

Advantageous skills and experience:

  • Accounting software experience (preferably with MYOB or Xero)
  • Understanding of Australian accounting concepts, practices & procedures (if possible)
Job title: Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Makati
Industry: Financial Services
Expertise: Accounting and Finance