Singapore, Singapore

Accounting Manager (Finance/ US GAAP / Local GAAP)

 Job Description:

Location: Ang Mo Kio

Industry: US MNC – Manufacturing

Salary Range: Up to $10,000 Basic + AWS + VB


This is a Permanent role



The Accounting Manager will use a hands-on team approach to directly manage the accounting team, which includes the month-end close process, accounts payable, accounts receivable, capital management, audits, taxes including GST and monthly balance sheet analysis. The Accounting Manager will also implement and maintain policies and procedures to make the close and reporting process, and internal controls more efficient while mitigating risk and enhancing the accuracy of the company's financial results in compliance with GAAP.


Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage a team of 6 accounting staff
  • Professional development and mentoring of accounting staff to maximize full potential
  • Hands-on approach to manage and oversee the daily operation of accounting function
  • Month End - Manage the close process, review balance sheet and variance analysis reports and commentaries in accordance with US GAAP and Singapore Financial Reporting Standards (SFRS)
  • Review monthly reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts
  • Oversee and manage Account payables, Account receivables transactions and capital expenses including outsourced service provider, Genpact
  • Responsible for full set of accounts and financial statements
  • Review monthly, quarterly, yearly financial reports to HQ
  • Manage IRAS queries and review GST reporting and IRAS filing
  • Leader in audits including SOX, internal and external audits
  • Strengthen internal controls around financial close process and daily operation of the accounting function
  • Co-lead in projects like GST certification project
  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
  • Support budgeting and forecasting process for the business
  • Drive continuous improvement in relation to systems and processes

Job Requirements:



  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA Preferred

Experience and Skills

  • Proven record of at least 10 years of General and Tax accounting, Capital Management, local and US GAAP reporting
  • At least 5 years of supervisory experience leading a team
  • Competent knowledge of general accounting principles and practices
  • Proficiency with financial systems and software applications (SAP, Microsoft Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint)
  • Good experiences working with outsourced teams
  • Excellent verbal, written, organizational, and analytical skills.
  • Meticulous and experienced working under highly complex environment and able to work under pressure to meet deadline
  • Able to undertake manual processes
  • Excellent track record to automate or lean financial processes
  • Strong work ethic and desire to produce high-quality results
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred

Reports To:

·         Finance Manager


All Successful candidates can expect a very competitive remuneration package and a comprehensive range of benefits. Please submit your updated resume in Word format by using the Apply Now Button.
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified

Email resume to


People Profilers Pte Ltd, 11 Collyer Quay, The Arcade, #13-01, Singapore 049317.
Tel:  6950 9722 Fax:  6536 7890
EA License Number: 02C4944
Registration Number: R1111371
Posting Personnel: Tiffany Ong Meng Yen


  Required Skills:

Remuneration Accounts Receivable Variance Analysis Accounts Payable Capital BASIC Balance Excel Fax Resume SAP Analytical Skills Analysis Internal Controls Balance Sheet PowerPoint Financial Reporting Registration Continuous Improvement Mentoring Tax Financial Statements Expenses Forecasting LTD Budgeting Filing Manufacturing Salary reporting Pressure Education Microsoft Excel Email Accounting Software Finance Business Management