- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
FUNCTIONS / OBJECTIVES
The position is an integral part of the ADD Pacific Asia headquarters finance function. It involves working with the Asia Pac commercial and finance teams across Abbott Asia Pacific region.
In carrying out all job related activities, this person must be in compliance with local Singapore rules and regulations, environment laws, internal and U.S. FDA regulatory requirement, financial rules and practices, Code of Business Conduct, and local law and company regulations as stipulated in Abbott Singapore Employee Handbook.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Set up a robust process and sustainable process in Asia Pacific to gather relevant information, centrally review and document all contracts in scope in accordance with the new lease accounting policy
Act as data steward to ensure Global Contract Repository for Asia Pac contracts are up to date and accurately documented
Support the process in the assessment of lease accounting impact, including periodic reviews with Global team, and countries.
Support the global roll out of new systems supporting the implementation and execution of the new reporting and accounting requirement
Support the Monthly close/Forecast/Plan process on matters pertaining to lease accounting as well as general FP&A activities
Evaluate and implement future process and systems enhancements after initial roll out to continue to drive process efficiency and accounting and forecast accuracy.
Other ad-hoc projects and assignments
Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting
2-3 years relevant experience in an MNC environment in Asia Pacific and Big 4 Accounting firms
Strong background in process mapping and implementation, reviewing contracts and documentation
Resourceful and self-starter
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
Good PC skills. Can use the major office based software programs, e.g. Excel, word processing, presentation programs, spreadsheet, database, e-mail etc.
Ability to work under time pressure and handle competing priorities
About the company
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