Schneider Electric Accounting Manager in Malaysia


We are currently seeking a professional to join Schneider Electric as Accounting Manager

Location: Selangor, Malaysia

*In this role, you will *plans, organizes and directs timely and accurate preparation of financial and regulatory reports for management, regulators and/or other external parties dealing with matters on taxation, banking and other statutory matters. May be involved in the development and implementation of new accounting systems and/ or processes to improve business financial reporting.

1 Directs and oversees all aspects of Accounting:

  • Manage and lead financial book month closing; coordinates with various stakeholders (business, finance shared services, finance business partners) to ensure timings are met;
  • Manages relationship with Finance Shared Services organization for operational efficiencies, scope reviews and implementation, SLA performance
  • Works closely with finance business partners to ensure proper accounting for provisions, discounts and accruals
  1. Responsible for tax and the completion of statutory requirements. In-charge of keeping up to date of recent rules and regulations, including pronouncements and circular letters of government agencies. Works closely with external auditors for a smooth audit

  2. Leads the process of Internal Controls including the review, assessment, improvement, and implementation of internal controls in the territory. Upon management request - improvement on areas requiring specific attention. Regularly assess the accounting control environment to ensure that risks are mitigated at acceptable levels;

  3. Finance lead for ERP related transformations, projects and other system improvements

To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements:

  • The candidate must be a Certification in Public Accountant (CPA);
  • At least five (7) years managerial experience in Financial and Statutory Reporting;
  • An experience in financial reporting using SAP and Oracle is a plus
  • Excellent stakeholder and issue management skills facing internal clients;
  • Experience in Business Process Improvements;
  • Project Management skills is a plus;
  • Excellent knowledge on MS Office Applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) is required;

Primary Location: MY-Selangor

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Apr 11, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 0045VS