Officer, Finance Operations

Full-time
Intermediate (3-6 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • Accountancy
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Audit
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Statements
  • IFRS
  • Management Reporting
  • Reconciliations
  • Scheduling
  • Settlements
  • Treasury
  • US GAAP

Job Description

Officer, Finance Operations

Location: Hong Kong-Hong Kong Island-Wanchai

Responsible for daily operation of expenses payment and receipts, reinsurance, intercompany transactions, all kinds of reconciliations, financial analysis; and manage accounts payable & receivable, daily and periodic income verification and posting.  He / She will assist the preparation of various financial analysis and reports to support business planning and management reporting. He / She will liaise with the external auditor and other professional service providers on a regular basis.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Initiate payable and receivable controls, and maintain close communication with other departments for scheduling payments and settlement
  • Manage the cash flow requirements effectively to ensure adequate funds are in place to support the business requirements and adhering to Group Treasury guidelines
  • Perform daily accounting operations and handle month-end closing
  • Assist in system enhancement and make recommendation in workflow modification to meet changing operating, management or statutory requirements
  • Establish accounting policies and procedures, aligned with company guidelines
  • Manage the audit process independently
  • Make sensible judgment and discretion to identify trends, variances and key issues and provide recommendations for adjustment
  • Demonstrate strong time management, task prioritization and able to do proper escalation of matters to draw management’s attention
  • Review and streamline process to enhance efficiency; and recommend improvements in financial reporting systems
  • Perform ad hoc projects as assigned

Qualifications

  • At least 5 years’ relevant working experience, exposure in financial accounting and insurance industry will be an advantage
  • A strong understanding and solid working experience of the IA Reports, IFRS and US GAAP accounting standard is required
  • Experienced in dealing with statutory, regulatory, and financial service bodies.
  • Have an excellent understanding of insurance financial statements, controls and processes and the ability to implement and maintain a tight control environment
  • System orientated and comfortable managing the operation of an integrated information system.
  • Strong logical thinking with a comprehensive attitude of proactive, innovativeness and prudence and able to work independently

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
LanguageEnglish
Cigna Worldwide Life Insurance CoInsurance and Reinsurance

28 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

directions_walk7 mins walk from Wan Chai Station