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Michael Page
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Jan 21
Michael Page
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Jan 21
As an integral member of the Singapore finance team, the candidate will be required to support the CFO and support the overall finance, accounting and tax function, with a strong emphasis on technical know-how.

Our client is a private equity fund manager which as presence across Asia and is a rapidly growing organization.


  • Prepare financial statements of group entities according to applicable financial reporting standards

  • Closely involved in annual audit process for multiple entities and act as one of the main points of liaison with auditors, especially on technical matters

  • Act as the in-house technical expert and advise the Singapore finance team on matters of financial reporting and local tax compliance

  • Involved in monthly close process in compliance with deadlines and internal controls

  • Review and submission of quarterly GST filings and corporate income tax filings

  • Review regulatory submission information

  • Review accounting entries ensuring clerical accuracy and appropriate support documentation

  • Work closely with outsourced accounting function on all accounting matters

  • Prepare and/or review other ad-hoc reports/schedules

  • Ensure work is performed in compliance with all financial policies and processes

  • Ad hoc project work and support to the CFO, Financial Controller and Senior Finance Manager as required


  • MUST have very strong technical accounting and financial reporting knowledge, in particular Singapore FRS and IFRS

  • Knowledge or experience of other accounting standards (e.g. Japanese GAAP) an advantage

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software, especially Excel

  • Sounds grasp of Singapore GST and corporate income tax rules

  • Prior exposure to corporate tax structuring, tax planning, overseas tax issues (including WHT, DTAs etc.) an advantage

  • At least 6 years' of work experience, including a minimum of 3 years' commercial experience (i.e. outside of practice)

  • Independent and critical thinker with strong analytical ability

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to confidently interact with senior management, external vendors and peers

  • Prior experience of working with Microsoft Dynamics NAV desirable

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (including report writing)

  • Strong work ethic and ability to work under pressure and to deadlines

  • Highly organised, methodical and efficient

  • History of working effectively in a team environment

  • Ability to work independently to achieve optimal results

  • Demonstrated stable work history

Job Offer

Good remuneration and benefits in a dynamic and growing company with professional teams.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Gavin Teo (Lic No: R1328332) on +65 6416 9835

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