Accountant (12-month Contract)

Full-time
Intermediate (3-6 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • Accountancy
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Compliance
  • Credit Analysis
  • Financial Reporting
  • Internal Control
  • Invoicing
  • Management Reporting
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • SAP
  • SAP ERP
  • transaction processing
  • US GAAP

Job Description

Accountant (12-month Contract)

Location: Hong Kong

CooperVision®, Inc., a unit of The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE: COO), is one of the world's leading manufacturers of soft contact lenses. The Company produces a full array of monthly, two-week and daily disposable contact lenses, all featuring advanced materials and optics. CooperVision has a strong heritage of solving the toughest vision challenges; such as astigmatism, presbyopia and ocular dryness; and offers the most complete collection of spherical, toric and multifocal products available.

Through a combination of innovative products and focused practitioner support, the company brings a refreshing perspective to the marketplace, thereby creating real advantages for customers and wearers.

From our extensive network of facilities in 12 countries across five continents, CooperVision distributes high-quality lenses virtually everywhere contact lenses are worn.

JOB TITLE: Accountant, Hong Kong

DEPARTMENT: Finance

JOB SUMMARY:

Assist in the daily accounting and finance operations.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for Account Receivables related matters, including
    • Manage Account Receivables, such as credit control, overdue handling, follow up with customers on payments etc
    • Coordinate with internal department to address variances between receipt and outstanding invoices
    • Reconcile amount between customer receipt and invoices
    • Check bank statement for on-line customer payment and customer cheque clearing status
    • Perform transaction processing in SAP related to account receivable payments
  • Responsible for AP related matters, including payment term control, review supporting documents and perform transaction processing in SAP
  • Responsible for month-end journal preparation and entries.
  • Ensure compliance with local regulations and Hong Kong Financial Reporting Standards
  • Ensure compliance with US GAAP in financial reporting
  • Responsible for Master Data creation, maintenance and monitoring for ERP system
  • Ensure accounting effectiveness and compliance to the internal control system
  • Assist with Management Reporting
EXPERIENCE
  • Degree / Diploma in Accounting and above
  • At least 3 years work experience in accounting
SKILLS & ABILITIES
  • Good written and oral communication skills in English, Cantonese and Mandarin
  • Advance understanding of Microsoft packages such as Excel, Word, Power Point
  • Experience using SAP B1 is an advantage
  • Has good organizational and prioritization skills
Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelMaster
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese, Mandarin (Putonghua)