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Financial Accountant - Retail MNC
- Listed European MNC
- Unparalleled branding
About Our Client
Our client is a listed European multinational that has been dominating the sports retail space. With more than a century of history, it has made its mark over the past decades to rise and grow into a household brand name for users of all demographics. Singapore, the APAC HQ, provides a cohesive and an all encompassing workplace environment. Its employees all learn from the ground up and the senior management are willing to get their hands dirty when need be. With such a strong company culture and branding, they are now seeking an equally passionate individual to support the Finance team.
As the Financial Accountant, you will be reporting to the Finance Manager regarding the full accounting function for the APAC region, including the month-end closing, preparing of budgets and forecasts, and preparing of GST. You will be required to work in a hands-on environment along with other accounts executives and cross-functional departments. In addition, you will also participate in regular stock-takes, where you must have a clear understanding of how to account for a retail company with high inventory count and flux. Your role is pivotal to serve as a strong number two for the Finance Manager, hence you should be ready to take on a management/leadership position while being hands-on at the same time.
The Successful Applicant
As the successful candidate, you should possess:
- Degree in Accountancy/ACCA
- Experience in full sets of accounts, ideally from a retail industry
- Good grasp of accounting for large volume of inventory counts
- Proficiency in Excel and/or ERP systems are good to have
- Willingness and right attitude to be very operational, like the rest of your finance counterparts
What's on Offer
This role is great for you if you are an accountant who thrives in a bright, cheerful and open working environment. You can expect to have open communication with your peers, subordinates, and your bosses. In addition, you will be given the opportunity to work for a household brand name within the retail sports space.