Assistant Accounting Officer/ Financial Officer ‐ HK Controllers

Full Time
Intermediate (3-6 years)
English, Cantonese

Job Description

Assistant Accounting Officer/ Financial Officer ‐ HK Controllers

Location: HK-HongKong-HKHO-22/F., Tower A, Manulife Financial Centre, 223-231 Wai Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon

Result Areas:
  • Assist in month end and year end closing
  • Prepare aging schedules, account analysis and bank reconciliations
  • Follow up unreconciled items independently
  • Prepare statistical and other reports as required by management, government and regulatory bodies
  • Perform UAT for system development/enhancement
  • Assist in handling ad hoc assignments/projects


Experience & Qualifications:
  • Relevant educational background in Accounting
  • 3 years working experience in sizable multi-national company, preferable in financial institutions

  • Able to work independently and under pressure
  • Good analytical skills, flexible and attentive to details
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese
  • PC literate in Excel, Access and Word


Candidate with less working experience and result areas will be considered for the position of Assistant Accounting Officer.

About Manulife

Manulife Financial Corporation is a leading international financial services group providing forward-thinking solutions to help people with their big financial decisions. We operate as John Hancock in the United States, and Manulife elsewhere. We provide financial advice, insurance and wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. At the end of 2014, we had 28,000 employees, 58,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners, serving 20 million customers. At the end of June 2015, we had $883 billion (US$708 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the previous 12 months we made more than $22 billion in benefits, interest and other payments to our customers. Our principal operations are in Asia, Canada and the United States where we have served customers for more than 100 years. With our global headquarters in Toronto, Canada, we trade as ‘MFC’ on the Toronto, New York, and the Philippine stock exchanges and under ‘945’ in Hong Kong. Follow Manulife on Twitter @ManulifeNews or visit or

Technical Skills

  • Account Analysis
  • Accountancy
  • Asset Allocation
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Financial Advising
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Reconciliations