cost accountant in Seremban

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job details

seremban, negeri sembilan
accounting & finance
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pamela padmini pillai, randstad
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job description

about our client

our client is a market leading MNC in the niche markets. They pride themselves in possessing a long history in pyrotechnics R&D and manufacturing, with a wide range of technologies. As their presence in Malaysia is seeing a significant growth, they are seeking a Cost Accountant, to join their finance team.

about the role

achieving the company’s objectives through financial planning, analysis and implementation of improvements, in order to enhance company's productivity and competitiveness.

  • Responsible for providing financial analysis and reports on Business Plan, Financial Statement, Product Costing, General/Subsidiary Ledgers and other associated financial data/information.
  • Responsible for preparing Business Plan including Sales Plan, Variable Cost, Fixed Cost, Financial Statements and other associated reports and supporting documents.
  • Responsible for providing financial analysis and reports on tax-related matters including Tax Planning, Corporate Income Tax, Withholding Tax, GST and other associated activities.
  • Responsible for providing assistance for projects, Cost Reduction and ERP system-related activities.
  • Responsible for providing assistance for Year-end Financial Audit, Tax Audit and other audit activities.
  • Responsible for providing assistance for implementation, maintenance and enhancement of CPA-related policies, procedures & practices.
  • Responsible for undertaking other ad-hoc projects/activities that might be assigned by Head of CPA and/or Management.
  • Responsible for undertaking other necessary functions determined by Head of CPA and/or Management

skills & requirements

  • Candidate must possess at least an MBA Degree or Professional Qualification in Accounting (MIA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent).
  • Candidate must have experience of at least 5 years experience. Manufacturing industry experience is desired
  • Must be well-organized and able to meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of local GAAP
  • Knowledge of Management Accounting principles & practices
  • Knowledge of Costing (Total Costing and Direct Costing) principles & practices
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel, MS Word and MS Power Point
  • Skills to guide/supervise (Jr.) Executives
  • Ability to write reports and policy, procedure, guideline, manuals
  • Ability to analyses and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedure and government regulations.

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 for this role.