Head of Technical Accounting
Salary MYR120000 - MYR180000 per annum + + fixed allowance
Location Kuala Lumpur
Consultant Adeline Wong
Date posted 01 September 2016
An exciting Head of Technical Accounting role has just become available at one of the top tier banks based in Kuala Lumpur. Reporting directly to the Head of Finance, this is a role for a qualified accounting who is keen to take the next step in your career.
About the Head of Technical Accounting:
This is a great opportunity for the Head of Technical Accounting to redevelop group system and processes. Your main responsibility is to be equipped with up-to-date technical knowledge on Malaysian Financial Reporting Standards (MFRS), rules and regulations from Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and BURSA Listing Requirements and advise the financial implications to relevant internal stakeholders on a timely basis.
- provide timely feedback to regulatory bodies such as Malaysia Accounting Standard Board (MASB), Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and BURSA on exposure drafts and concept papers
- maintain and update the accounting policy and disclosure requirements of MFRS 7 for Banking Group
- assist foreign subsidiaries and overseas units in interpreting and implementing new accounting standards, rules and regulations from their local regulatory bodies
- review accounting entries proposed by product owners for its new products so as to ensure compliance with MFRS
- formulate policy and procedures and enhance corporate governance reporting process
To succeed in this role you must have the ability to lead effectively and possess a keen understanding of finance in the Banking Business.
- possess Bachelor Degree in Accountancy
- preferably a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)
- professional qualification in accounting/finance related fields such ACCA, CFA, MICPA, etc
- strong technical knowledge in MFRSs, rules and regulations from BNM and BURSA Listing Requirements
- minimum 5 years working experience in accounting background with at least 1 year experience in managerial role
One of the top international financial services group in Southeast Asia region. Spanning across 10 ASEAN nations ,the bank provides a comprehensive range of financial products and services to individual and corporate.
If you are driven Head of Technical Accounting who is looking for a career progression, this is an exciting and rewarding career opportunity for you.
Apply today or call me to discuss your next possible career move.
Business Registration Number: 729828-T Licence Number: JTK2125