ACCOUNTANT – TEAM LEAD

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Are you a motivated and result-oriented accountant with a passion for financial management? Daniel Wellington is seeking an Accountant team lead to join the Asia Pacific (APAC) Team located in Hong Kong. We are searching for someone who is eager to learn and further develop their career in a dynamic and growing business.  

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is seeking a diverse role with broad exposure to Asia Pacific and a dynamic work environment within the accounting function that is focused on innovation.  

As a key role for an industry-leading global organization, you will benefit from continuous learning and development opportunities in all areas of accounting across multiple markets.

 

YOUR CHALLENGE 

Reporting directly to the Head of Finance & Business Controlling APAC, and as a member of both the regional team and the global finance team, the Accountant Team Lead will be critical to the organization’s success. The role is responsible for organizing, coordinating and supporting the day-to-day accounting operations including mentoring our team of accountants and working together with our outsourcing partners. In short, your main responsibilities will be: 

  • Coordinating the work in the team and with outsourcing partners 
  • Mentor and develop our team of accountants 
  • Manage the month end closing process by supporting local accounting teams and ensure that the deadlines are met 
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant local legislation (e.g. statutory accounting standards, tax law, civil law) and internal group accounting guidelines 
  • Consolidate and review cash flow forecast across the entities 
  • Mange year end audit process and support the team with PBC material and communication with auditors 
  • Financial controlling incl. ensure group COA is followed and aligned across the markets 
  • Support with accrual and deferral entries as well as revaluations, write-offs and provisions 
  • Reconcile all clearing and intercompany accounts and prepare the annual statutory financial statements 
  • Conduct a thorough review of all monthly reports and financial statements prior to the submission to Regional and HQ or authorities, making corrections as needed 
  • Supporting with actual transactional work is part of this role as well incl. reconciliation of sales, posting of intercompany and supporting with bookkeeping where necessary 
  • Participate in regional projects and support with financial flow for new business 

In this role, you will need to be very hands on, a proactive team player, and someone who is eager to develop their career in accounting and beyond! 


WHO YOU ARE

You are amazing at managing your priorities while working with multiple stakeholders in different departments and different areas across multiple regions. You have strong self-leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills, as well as strategic thinking and a creative mind. 

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in similar role preferable with team experience and/or retail/ecommerce experience 
  • Bachelor’s degree with specialization in Accounting 
  • Experience with Microsoft NAV Dynamic (Navision) or similar ERP system 
  • Proactive Self-Starter with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude 
  • Eager and willing to learn  
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Passionate in digital trends, has a curious mind and be a calculated risk taker 
  • Passion for ‘thinking outside of the box’, creative solutions  
  • Motivated to drive business initiatives and efficiencies  
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal 


WHAT WE OFFER 

In this job you get to work in a fast-paced and rapid-growing environment where you need to be flexible from day to day. You will spend your days with a highly skilled team who are all ambitious and who love to do a great job. And have fun while doing so. We want you to come in, take ownership of your area of responsibility and make sure you take our brand experience to new levels. If you are the right person we will offer you a great role, in a fun company with great benefits. Join us in our exciting journey ahead. 

If this sounds like the perfect challenge for you, then please submit your application! 

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

Hong Kong SAR 香港特別行政區


Causeway Bay 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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