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In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that the processes and controls managed at the APAC Finance Centre comply with SOX and the relevant policies and regulations.
You will also support the financial reporting for one / more entities that are managed by the APAC Finance Centre.
What You Will Be Doing :
Assess and review the internal controls environment and framework for improvement opportunities
Ensure key risks are appropriately identified for all operational areas, documented, and mitigated by appropriately designed internal controls
Perform monthly monitoring and testing of key processes e.g. high risk payments
Perform the assessment of internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance with Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act of 2002
Coordinate testing and audits with the internal audit team
Maintain close relationships with process and control owners to maintain current knowledge of business, organizational and technological changes, and to ensure controls and process documentation are updated as needed
Working with BPO to oversee, reconcile and resolve problems related to accounting entries that require professional judgment based on sound accounting knowledge
Identify and resolve incorrect journal entries, data anomalies, deviations from established procedures, and unusual issues
Performing month-end closing procedures, preparing and analyzing financial reports for submission to Corporate
Who We Are Looking For :
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance.
Attained or working on a qualified Accountant designation from a recognized accounting body
Relevant US GAAP, SOX 404 experience
Minimum 3 years audit experience in a Big 4 or 5 years of commercial experience in Finance
Strong technical skills in MS Excel
Excellent communication skills with proficiency in spoken and written English
Good relationship management abilities (ability to manage through influence)
Resourceful self-starter who enjoys the autonomy of getting work done without someone micro-managing
Experience working with cross-cultural teams is an advantage
Practical knowledge in Hyperion / JDE is an added advantage
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