Senior Asia Accountant

Finance Mumbai, India


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Senior Accountant Asia

About Argus

 

Argus is an independent media organisation with 1,200 staff. It is headquartered in London and has 27 offices in the world’s principal commodity trading and production centres. Argus produces price assessments and analysis of international energy and other commodity markets and offers bespoke consulting services and industry-leading conferences. Companies in 140 countries around the world use Argus data to index physical trade and as benchmarks in financial derivative markets as well as for analysis and planning purposes. Argus was founded in 1970 and is a privately held UK-registered company. It is owned by employee shareholders, global growth equity firm General Atlantic and Hg, the specialist software and technology services investor.

 

What will you be doing?
 

Due to the continued growth of the business, we are looking for a qualified Senior Accountant to take responsibility for accounting tasks in our Asia region covering Singapore, China, Japan, India and the UAE.

In this role, you will be a key team member to ensure the accurate and timely closing of our monthly and annual financial reporting. You will work closely with the other regions as well as the Group team in London and provide key insights into the business for regional and global stakeholders.

 

  • Day to day accounting for Asia entities, including: Overseeing and reviewing AP ledgers across multiple locations and International bank reconciliations
  • Reviewing the P&L and Balance Sheet on an ongoing basis & maintaining reconciliations of key accounts.
  • Assist with forecasting, budgeting, cashflow requirements, and play a key role in yearly statutory audit.
  • Keep up to date with accounting standards & proactively implement best practices

What we’re looking for in you:

 

  • Ideally at least 8 to 10 years of experience working as an accountant with a multi-national firm.
  • Qualified/Close to qualification with internationally recognised accounting body (ACCA or equivalent)
  • Highly motivated, detail-oriented, hardworking, able to work in a fast-paced environment for an organization that has a matrix reporting structure.
  • Understanding of IFRS desirable
  • Proficiency with Suite of Office applications – Excel, Word etc
  • Experience with ERP systems desirable, ideally experience with NetSuite.

 

What’s in it for you:

 

  • Competitive salary and company bonus scheme
  • Hybrid Working Model
  • Group healthcare scheme
  • 18 days annual leave
  • 8 days casual leave
  • Extensive internal and external training

 

Hours

 

9am-6pm with 1 hour for lunch

 

For more details about the company and to apply please make sure you send your CV and cover letter via our website: www.argusmedia.com/en/careers/open-positions 

 

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