Finance Officer, Fixed Assets & Special Projects - DFS5218100 in Singapore at DFS

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

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Job Description

The Finance Officer for Fixed Assets is responsible to ensure that fixed assets records are complete, consistent with DFS’ accounting policies and compliant with local statutory depreciation requirements. This position is required to perform monthly financial close, post journal entries and prepare G/L account reconciliations.

Key Responsibilities:
• Maintain fixed asset registers which includes capitalization/ disposal/ transfer of assets and execute monthly depreciation reports.
• Ensure timeliness, accuracy and completeness of month end close, hard close, fast close and year end close.
• Ensure capital expenditure costs are capitalized and depreciated properly in accordance with DFS policies and guidelines, as well as applicable local statutory corporate and tax laws.
• Prepare account reconciliations with completeness and accuracy and follow up on action items.
• Liaise with internal and external auditors as required.
• Provide support and respond to queries from Divisions, Corporate & Group Reporting (CGR), Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) and Accounting & Reporting (A&R) on a timely basis.
• Provide monthly depreciation variance analysis to FP&A and A&R.
• Provide depreciation forecasts, budget and strategic plan.
• Participate in ad-hoc projects as assigned.

Key Requirements:
• Bachelor of Accountancy with 2 years or more of work experience in GL/full set OR
• Diploma in Accountancy with 3 years or more of work experience in GL/full set OR
• Degrees in Other Discipline (esp. Economics and Business Administration) with GL experience will be considered favorably
• Audit Juniors (with Accountancy Degree) looking for commercial exposure are welcome to apply
• At least 2 years of experience in GL / Full set of accounts
• Must be proficient in MS Excel/computer savvy, SAP experience is an advantage
• Good communications and writing skills
• Good interpersonal skills and a team player