financial accounting & reporting controller in Petaling Jaya

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job details

petaling jaya, selangor
accounting & finance
job type
RM 15,000 - RM 20,000 per month
reference number
manveer singh, randstad
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job description

Financial Accounting & Reporting Controller

about the company

The client is one of the leading players in its industry, globally. For more than a century, they are passionate about creating exceptional products in a continued pursuit to make life better for individuals, communities, and the world.

about the job

  • Ownership and Accountability for delivering accurate, robust and timely US GAAP Financial Statements, validated through regular internal and external audits.
  • Lead the monthly review process through analysis and insight of the underlying business in the respective affiliates, incorporating in the preparation and presentation of monthly accounts to Senior Finance leadership
  • Partner with Affiliate Finance Manager on local statutory and tax matters to ensure accurate and holistic financial statements.
  • Act as advisor/subject matter expert on complex accounting treatment.
  • Build Relationships with key stakeholders across the Company to develop business acumen, commercial awareness across a broad base of business - Affiliate Financial Director, Shared Service Center (SSC), Affiliate Business Teams and Leadership and Other Corporate Functions.
  • Influence and Drive Process Improvement and Efficiency across the business and SSC.
  • Act as the Affiliate Advocate for governing SSC performance including Service Level Agreements (SLAs), metrics and measures.
  • Partner with the Global Process Owners to drive business process re‐engineering and process standardisation.
  • Leading the communication of financial information to all non‐financial stakeholders.
  • Partner with Affiliate Finance Director to design and maintain appropriate, right sized resourcing levels to provide optimum financial solutions.
  • Business Continuity Planning ensuring continuous and consistent service delivery
  • Provide technical training, coaching, mentoring for SSC and stakeholders.

Skills and experience required

  • Qualified Accountant with at least 15 years of experience in financial accounting & reporting, compliance and controls across commercial line and shared services.
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP & IFRS accounting standards, Internal controls and all relevant financial processes
  • Strong knowledge in SAP system.
  • Strong leadership, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Performance driven – seeks and acts on results
  • High self‐awareness and ability to operate effectively in a multi‐cultural and multi‐lingual environment.
  • Has the ability to influence and establish credibility, trust and rapport with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Has the ability to recognise changing needs and prioritise activities accordingly to complete assigned projects and meet defined objectives and milestone
  • Independent forward thinker on process improvement and capable of problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Works well under pressure

Culture & benefits

Aside from a highly competitive salary, you will have access to 13th month salary, medical as well as a company performance bonus, and salary increments based on your own performance appraisal. They have been well-known in maintaining employee welfare and is one of the employer of choice in its industry.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, please contact Manveer Singh on 03-20367501.


Shared services, SSC, SAP, Financial Accounting, Reporting, IFRS, USGAAP, Tax, SOX, General Accounting