Assistant Accountant


Technical Skills

  • Account Analysis
  • Accountancy
  • Audit
  • Budgets
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • FMCG
  • Forecasting
  • General Ledger
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Reconciliations

Job Description

Assistant Accountant

Location: Shatin 沙田

Working at the IKEA Group means that you are part of an inspiring, fun and fast-paced environment. We’re the world’s largest home furnishing retailer, with 135,000 co-workers and operations in 43 countries. We offer exceptional career and learning possibilities at IKEA. Our co-workers are encouraged to try different roles, and many change between functions and countries several times in their careers. You can design your own career path according to your development plan and future goals. We believe in every co-worker’s ability to develop. Because as you grow, IKEA grows too.

Assistant Accountant

Purpose and Function

This position will be supporting the Accounting function of the Finance Department and details below:


The Job

  • Support daily operations on financial accounting and reporting functions
  • Participate in month-end closing, e.g. preparation of journals, account analysis and reconciliations
  • Timely and accurate preparation of monthly financial reporting and variance analysis
  • Participate in annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting exercises
  • Support the annual audit and year-end process, and other ad hoc projects as required


The person

  • University graduate with a degree preferably in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline
  • Student or qualified member of HKICPA or equivalent
  • 2-3 years of experience in auditing and accounting preferably in the retail or FMCG industry, with general ledger experience
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced and evolving environment
  • Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate effectively at all levels
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel & Powerpoint)
  • Good command of written and verbal English and Chinese

To understand more about IKEA, please visit our company website at

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Applicants not heard from us within six weeks may consider their applications filed for future reference.

Employment TypeFull-time
Education LevelBachelor
QualificationCertified Public Accountant (HKICPA)
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese
Dairy Farm InternationalRetail and e-commerce

11/F Devon House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong

directions_walk4 mins walk from Quarry Bay Station