Req ID:  5199


Date:  5 Sep 2023

Senior Accountant Capital Assests (6 months Contract)

Job Description


  • Partner with Store Development team and Store Divisions in the fixed asset process to ensure timely capitalization of assets upon completion of store construction.
  • Continuously review and optimize business processes to improve efficiency for the team.
  • Participate in the exciting new changes happening within the fixed asset process where the primary aim is to streamline the end-to-end process and reduce manual reconciliation/entries.
  • Monthly closing activities:
    • To lead and provide guidance to the team in handling of issues across divisions.
    • Ensure proper capitalization of cost and recording of depreciation/disposal/transfer of assets in compliance with local statutory tax laws and DFS’ accounting policies.
    • Prepare and review Account Reconciliations.
    • Ensure timeliness, accuracy, and completeness of month end closing activities.
    • Liaise with internal and external audit as well as other outside parties as required.
  • Other adhoc projects as assigned

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • At least 5 years relevant working experience (preferably from a MNC environment or from Audit Firm)          
  • People management experience is a must
  • CPA license
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in multiple software packages and flexibility to learn new packages. Department applications include SAP, Excel and Word.
  • Must have strong knowledge of IAS.

DFS is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Company’s policy and practice to employ, promote and treat all employees and applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency and to provide all employees with a workplace that is free of discrimination. Employment decisions are based on qualifications such as education, work experience and talent, and are made without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other basis protected by law.