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Daniel Wellington is a global watch brand based in Sweden operated in 90 countries, known for its unique and minimal design. We are the fastest growing company in the watch industry both Korea and globally, with strong aspiration from the young generation especially in the Social Media. Daniel Wellington's aim is to challenge the status quo and to set new industry standards in everything we do. We do this trough a strong culture with an innovative approach and a growth mindset.  

Daniel Wellington Korea plans to accelerate the presence in Korea with retail expansion in all consumer touchpoints. We are now looking for a driven Financial Accountant to join our office in Korea to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting, maintain internal control and build strategies for the fast-growing Korea organization. Candidates should have entrepreneurial spirits who can drive their own objective and goals, and to contribute to the growth. 

We're now looking for a Accountant to join our Team in Korea!

YOUR CHALLENGE

Reporting directly to General Manager of Korea and dotted reporting to the finance team at APAC. This role will have direct responsibility for accurate and timely reporting for Daniel Wellington Korea. The Financial Accountant will be critical to the organization’s success. 

Your main tasks are:  

  • Account Receivable: Reconcile retailers' EDIs (Department Store, Online Shopping Mall, Credit finance association, online marketplaces) and reconcile with posted sales. 
  • Account Payable: Review and manage expenses, 3PL, foreign invoices, Customs invoiceintercompany payments, tax payments and payroll transfers. 
  • Fixed Asset: Ensure accuracy of fixed asset acquisition/depreciation. 
  • General Ledger: Review and reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts including prepayments and accrual, retirement fund and agency costs. 
  • P&L Reporting and variance analysis against budget/forecast 
  • Inventory: Reconcile customs & invoice and documentation, slow moving and obsolete stocks 
  • Treasury: Manage cash flow and prepare 12 month rolling cash flow forecast. Manage intercompany payments and assist in Group liquidity planning. 
  • Corporate governance: Supervise VAT, WHT and corporate income tax filing. 
  • Ensure local entities adhere to all local tax and accounting compliance. 
  • Audit: Lead annual audit and assist to improve internal controls and data accuracy 
  • Work with sales channels to provide weekly accurate sales forecasts. 
  • Assist in annual budget process. 
  • Ad hoc project work and analysis. 

 

WHO YOU ARE

You have strong leadership, interpersonal skills, as well as strategic thinking and a creative mind. You are ready to lead a group of young professionals from diverse cultures with creative and fun soul inside.  

 

Must-have 

  • Bachelor’s degree with specialization in Accounting or relevant 
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant accounting experience in a similar  

Organization (organizations with wholesale/retail) 

  • Bachelor’s degree with specialization in Accounting or relevant 
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant accounting experience in a similar organization (Organizations with wholesale/retail) 
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn and contribute to a team 
  • Proven ability to drive business initiatives. 
  • Able to adapt and flourish in changing environment 
  • Great analytical skills. 
  • Fluent in English & Korean language skills required 

 

Preferred 

  • Experience in the system, Microsoft NAV Dynamics (Navision) is preferable

THIS IS #LIFEATDW

As a member of the DW team, you are a part of an inclusive and diverse workplace, where we want you to be yourself. You are given the opportunity to make an impact and directly contribute to our success. Along with continuous learning, you will have the chance to work and interact with people from all over the world, and together we create a world-class company. You will spend your days in collaborative and dynamic offices with a highly skilled team, do great work, and have fun while doing so.

Are we ticking your boxes? 

ABOUT THE PROCESS

This process will house personality tests as a first step, and case assignment at later stage, to help us break human biases as we believe in giving everyone an equal opportunity. Do your best and hope to see you in the process!

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Seoul

100-101 Seoul Directions

THIS IS #LIFEATDW

In addition to great benefits, you will get the chance to work in a global fast-paced and rapid-growing environment, constantly provided with new and exciting challenges. We take pride in building everything in-house, are all about constant learning and with that finding our own way of doing business. 

You will spend your days in collaborative and dynamic offices with a highly skilled team, do great work, and have fun while doing so.

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