Senior Accountant – Asia/Pacif/Australia Region – Suite 1108 11th Floor Cityplaza One

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Job Number 19099301
Job Category Finance and Accounting
Location Asia/Pacif/Australia Region| Suite 1108 11th Floor Cityplaza
One| Hong Kong S.A.R.| Hong Kong| Hong Kong S.A.R.
Brand Corporate
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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JOB SUMMARY

The Senior Accountant supports the Director| Accounting| Hong Kong in the
Continent’s accounting operations and processes.

Excellent opportunity for candidate who wants to join the world’s leading
lodging company. As the Senior Accountant working in this dynamic and
expanding business| you will participate in many innovation projects to
enhance work flow efficiency and to drive for long term success for the
company.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Experience

Minimum of 4 years public accounting and/or commercial accounting experience.
Experience in a complex accounting environment including multiple subsidiaries| currencies and bases of accounting strongly preferred.
Knowledge/expertise in system implementation and process improvement will be a plus
Preference for Big 4 external audit background as well as accounting experience with a major multinational corporation.

Education or Certification

Degree in Accounting| Finance or related discipline
CPA or advanced degree preferred

Knowledge and Skills

Ability to think laterally| attentive to details| strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong organizational skills; effective in prioritizing work and following through on commitments
Ability to make decisions in a timely manner and under pressure. Self-starter with strong tendency toward pro-active process improvement
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work effectively in a collaborative work environment
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work independently; strong time management skills
Ability to guide| train and communicate effectively with associates
Hands on experience in PeopleSoft / Concur is a plus
Strong proficiency in MS Excel
Fluency in Cantonese| English and Mandarin is required

Attributes

High degree of initiative; highly motivated self-starter
Creative thinker regarding process improvement and systematic process analysis
Customer service orientation with both internal and external customers
Supports| manages| and initiates change within the organization| taking steps to remove barriers or to accelerate its pace
Willing to travel when required

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Participate in innovation projects by applying updated technology for the accounting processes to create higher efficiency and better controls
Maintain interactive system through new technology and seek continuous improvement in work procedures
Prepare month-end closing and assist in daily accounting operation
Prepare and consolidate monthly| quarterly| annual accounting reports and provide analysis on the variances
Ensure all procedures to verify accruals and invoice payment are properly documented| approved and reflected in the accounting system accurately
Perform General Ledger reconciliation for all Hong Kong entities on Balance sheet items
Assist in preparation of procedural guidelines for the accounting function. Identify key areas where unnecessary processes can be eliminated and achieve greater operational efficiency when interacting with other systems
Ensure work flow and procedure are complied with company guidelines
Develop| improve and manage processes and procedures to improve efficiency
Work closely with external consultants and other internal departments to develop| implement and maintain systems and procedures
Communicate with internal departments and external vendors
Provide/Attend training sessions in overseas when required
Perform ad hoc tasks as assigned

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