accounting manager - retail in Johor Bahru

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contact
pamela padmini pillai, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 150,000 - AU$ 156,000 per year

job details

posted
location
johor bahru, johor
specialism
accounting & finance
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 150,000 - AU$ 156,000 per year
reference number
91M0148814_1600660818
contact
pamela padmini pillai, randstad
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job description

about our client

our client is a well renowned brand and established in the Retail industry. Having successfully built a strong presence globally, they are also expanding their business in their Johor Bahru office and are looking for an Accounting Manager to manage the finance function.

about the role

  • Responsible for managing the end to end finance function Accounts Payable, Merchandise Accounts Payable and Inventory Control
  • Review balance sheet accounts with a critical mindset, flag issues promptly and propose solutions
  • Able to understand complex processes, identify bottlenecks and can work creatively to find ways to streamline and bring efficiencies
  • Actively participate in month-end functions: reconcile post system interfaces, review accounts balance, review journal entries
  • Create, enhance or use existing reports utilized by upper-management such as reports on testers & damages, rebates, vendor contribution, chargebacks
  • Monitor key metrics, markdown by connecting the dots with the business activities
  • Review and audit invoices processed by the offshore payables team
  • Provide support in reporting results to management and external auditors
  • Act as business partner with other key divisions such as, Sales & Marketing, Operations, and legal.
  • Being involved in business planning and strategic planning.

your profile

  • Must have a degree in accounting, finance, business (or equivalent)
  • Must have experience in the retail industry
  • Three to five years of accounting experience in a retail or wholesale environment, preferably in merchandise/inventory accounting
  • Must have a critical mind, question the status-quo and like to work in an evolving environment
  • Strong organization skills, ability to prioritize responsibilities and manage multiple jobs/functions with minimal supervision
  • Intermediate to Advanced level experience in Excel required
  • Candidates who are sharp with figures, pragmatic, with strong leadership and communication skills are encouraged to apply.

how to apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, please contact Pamela Pillai on pamela.pillai@randstad.com.my or 03-20367589. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

skills

Finance Manager, Accounting Manager, Retail, Full set of accounts, Business Partner

qualification

Must have experience in the retail industry
Three to five years of accounting experience in a retail or wholesale environment, preferably in merchandise/inventory accounting

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree