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AVP/Manager, Group Financial and Regulatory Reporting in Singapore at Great Eastern

Date Posted: 10/20/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 000981

 Job Purpose


You will lead a small team within the Financial & Regulatory Reporting section focused on maintaining a robust financial control environment. The team works closely with various teams within Group Finance, Business Units and IT to drive system and process improvements; and is responsible for ensuring completeness and accuracy of source system and bank data for timely and accurate financial reporting. 



The Job


  • Responsible for daily insurance accounting and support regulatory reporting;
  • Ensure timely and accurate posting of period end General Ledger journals and other month-end closing work steps;
  • Work with respective Business Units and IT for system enhancements and timely resolution of interface issues and reconciling items;
  • Support User Acceptance Testing when required;
  • Review of work processes and controls to improve effectiveness and efficiency of reconciliations and financial closing;
  • Support Group Finance and other company’s initiatives as required;
  • Liaise with auditors and respective internal departments to address audit findings; and
  • Build up the capability of the team by training, job rotation and effective team back up plans.


Job Requirements

Our Requirements

  • Degree or Diploma in Accountancy or Qualified Accountant;
  • Preferably 5-7 years of relevant working experience. Candidates with life and/or general insurance accounting experience have advantage;
  • Strong focus on timely and accurate reporting;
  • Meticulous and ability to handle detailed work;
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving skill;
  • Good communication and relationship building skill;
  • Strong in MS Excel (formula) and MS Office; and
  • Good team player.


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