Location: Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City
Posted: 18/02/2020
Salary: Attractive package
Job Function: Finance & Accounting
Reference: JO-200218-211940

Your Key Responsibilities  

As a key member of the local management team, the Chief Accountant is responsible for the Finance & Accounts department of 3 trading companies and one representative office in Vietnam. You must be able to manage an accounting team of 34 members, 24 ones in HCMC, 3 staff in Hanoi and 9 staff in Haiphong.


Our Key Requirements

  • Responsible for day to day finance and accounting operations - AR, AP, GL, forecasting, budgeting etc. 
  • Manage an accounting team and assign jobs and responsibilities to ensure the account department runs smoothly. Develop the team to manage their work responsibilities. 
  • Perform full set of accounts for 3 trading companies and ensure timely closing of accounts and generate accurate, consistent and on time weekly/monthly reports (consolidated financial statements, payments, cash-flow management reports etc.) 
  • Handle full spectrum of tax reporting: VAT monthly input – output report, quarterly, yearly Corporate Income tax and Tax matters etc.;
  • Perform revenue & cost forecasting/budgeting, cost tracking, and monitoring; 
  • Review & approve payment vouchers & journal entries;
  • Continually develop and maintain the accounting system, including internal controls and policies.
  • Work closely with other departments in any matter related to payments and collections.
  • Share, inform, and update tax rules to the management, head offices and other concerned parties.
  • Coordinate with external auditor annually;
  • Any and all other responsibilities, in addition to those mentioned above, as assigned by management.

Additional Job Information 

  • University degree in Accounting, Finance;
  • At least 3 years working experiences in Chief Accountant. Knowledge in reporting desired;
  • Shipping industry experience desired
  • Fluent in English;
  • Good communications skills;
  • Computer literacy: Word, Excel, Internet. Enhance excel experience desired.