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Assistant Accountant

Apply now Job no: 609258
Work type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Categories: Finance, Asia Pacific, Individual Contributor

  • Friendly, supportive and collaborative team
  • Global branded ASX listed double digit growth company
  • A global leader in medical devices & hearing loss technologies

Imagine using your experience to help people around the world to hear again. We can offer a unique opportunity to join Cochlear, an iconic Australian company, leading the world in implantable hearing solutions. Due to this newly created role, we have an opportunity in the group finance team for an Assistant Accountant in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform a variety of coordination and administrative duties to contribute to the efficient and effective day to day operations of the finance department
  • Assist Site Controller on closing activities and financial analysis which include verifying financial data, making appropriate adjustment if needed, and providing financial analysis to facilitate business decision support
  • Preparing, maintaining and monitoring, accounting records, books and statements, intercompany billings, accounts reconciliation, fixed assets, inventory accounting, cash flow
  • Ensure ongoing compliance to Group Finance policies, and other applicable financial, corporate and tax legislation
  • Ensuring policies are relevant and compliant, appropriate asset controls, risk and relevant financial, tax and other required audits, and the integrity and quality of data and information

Why is this role right for you? 

  • Ability to work in a matrix organisation with virtual teams
  • Strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills and a self-starter in English
  • You have a diploma in accounting/finance or a professional qualification
  • Have experience in month end process and monthly reconciliations
  • Demonstrated ability to work at speed with accuracy in a stable environment

Be part of something purposeful and APPLY now by clicking on the link below and see your career grow!

We Reward Performance and Offer Flexible Benefits

We offer flexible and adaptable benefits that you can tailor to suit your individual needs. Our flexible benefits include:

  • Monthly salary
  • Guaranteed bonus equivalent to 1.5 month's salary (paid in monthly instalments)
  • Transport allowance
  • Car park reimbursement
  • Employee provident fund (EPF) – Employers Contribution at 14%
  • Social security contribution (SOCSO)
  • Medical insurance (spouse & children) - Hospital & Outpatient
  • Personal accident & Group Term Life
  • Dental/Optical (1 year minimum service)
  • 15 days annual leave
  • Allowances for overtime/replacement leave

Cochlear Malaysia provides shared services to support Cochlear's global operations. The growing team of professionals in Malaysia provides critical support in areas such as IT infrastructure and applications, development and testing, business intelligence development and support, procurement, customer service, service and repairs and returned device analysis engineering.

Advertised: Singapore Standard Time
Applications close: Singapore Standard Time

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