ar accountant in Kuala Lumpur

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kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
accounting & finance
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pamela padmini pillai, randstad
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job description

about our client

Our client is a leading logistics provider and has a strong presence in over 45 countries with 12,500 employees worldwide. As they are expanding in Malaysia, our client is seeking an AR - Accountant to join their Finance team.

about the role

In a team of 3, the AR - Accountant will work under the supervision of the Financial Accounting Manager. The individual will carry out all aspects of accounting functions which encompasses all aspects of RTR, PTP and ITC within the team.


  • Perform month end reporting process including SAP close off
  • Assist the Financial Accounting manager to prepare the Yearly & Half-yearly Statutory & Taxation packages.
  • Raise and process intercompany invoices in SAP, resolve intercompany mismatches.
  • Reporting on all intercompany recharges.
  • Perform reconciliation on balance sheet accounts and vendor accounts.
  • Prepare and post manual journals.
  • Reconcile and prepare sundry local tax payments
  • Perform fixed asset accounting related tasks
  • Review and approve payment proposals
  • Liaise with vendors and resolve payment disputes
  • Contact customer for collection and resolve disputes
  • Set up new customer accounts
  • Raise sundry customer invoices
  • Complete government surveys/local tax reporting as required
  • Update Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs) on a regular basis or as instructed by the Senior Financial Accountant
  • Assist with internal and external audits


  • Tertiary qualifications in Business, Finance or related discipline.
  • Certified Accountant (e.g. ACA, AIMA, CPA, CA relevant to the market)
  • At least 2 years experience in listed company multinational environment reporting required; IFRS and MFRS experience is desirable
  • Experience with local GAAP applicable to the region
  • Experience working with SAP

culture & benefits

The successful candidate can anticipate an attractive and a competitive remuneration package based on their qualification and experience alongside a career advancement opportunity within a dynamic working environment.

how to apply

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