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Head of Accounting Operations
Industry: FMCG / Consumer Goods Function: Finance & Accounting Type: Permanent Location: Hong Kong Post: October 2018
Industry: FMCG / Consumer Goods
Function: Finance & Accounting Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong Post: October 2018
Key Responsibilities
  • Manage the group’s operational accounting department and govern the integrity of the accounting system and its internal controls.
  • Oversee group financials closing, consolidation, transaction accounts, cash management and liaise with banks on funding requirements across different business groups.
  • Drive technical accounting and controls excellence, ensure timely and accurate tax filings; support and fulfil statutory requirements for listed company.
  • Ensure timely and accurate submission of financial reports to senior management.
  • Review current accounting processes and identify areas of process improvement in terms of efficiency and standardisation.
  • Review financial control and liaise with external auditors throughout recurring and special audit engagements.
  • Drive implementation of improvement plan, maintain close communications with stakeholders during execution phase and manage project budget and timeline.
  • Respond to information needs from senior management and work on projects periodically to meet new accounting and business requirements.
  • Drive performance management and development of the accounting team, maintain working relations with subordinates, clients and other BU leaders contacted in the course of work.
The Candidate
  • At least 10 years’ experience with the Big 4 and large MNCs/listed company, experience in statutory and tax reporting and internal controls.  At least 4 years team management experience.
  •  Bachelor degree in Accounting, preferably with a CPA or equivalent professional qualification.
  • Display independent judgement and sound business acumen, excellent communication, problem-solving and interpersonal skills, superb research skills and knowledge of Hong Kong/China laws affecting financial operations.
  • Experience analysing accounting records, adopting methods needed to solve accounting problems and improve internal controls.
  • Passion to drive the business forward and propel innovations.
  • Ability to achieve tight deadlines and work well under pressure.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications and have practical working experience with accounting software systems.
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English and Chinese is required.
Work Location

 Hong Kong


  • Short-listed candidates will be notified via email or telephone within 2 weeks of application.
  • Personal particulars and other information collected are used strictly for recruitment purposes and will cease to be stored in the recruitment database 2 years after your application date.

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