Assistant Accountant (Korean Speaking) - US Listed Company

Hong Kong Island Permanent HK$20,000 - HK$25,000 per month (HK$240,000 - HK$300,000 per year)
  • Accounts payable operations, SSC
  • Candidate must resides in Hong Kong

About Our Client

Our client is a market leading US Listed Pharmaceutical Company with 40 years of experience in the field focusing on providing solution to the illness in the modern world. They are now seeking for a candidate who specialise on accounts payable as an Assistant Accountant to join their experienced accounting team to tackle expanding Korean and Singapore market.

Job Description

  • Manage, train, and provide guidance and direction to the AP Team and AP Users; and the Customer Services and Finance teams of South Korea & Asia markets
  • Manage the overall process effectively, reporting KPI's and enhancing and streamlining the effectiveness of the process;
  • Manage and liaise with our various service providers to ensure quality and timeliness of the services
  • Recommend changes in processes and/or policies that identify and utilize technologies that will provide efficiencies;
  • Ensure that all standards in the service partnership agreement are consistently met and a high level in key performance indicators is achieved
  • Responsible for maintaining up-to-date documentation and adherence to all internal controls
  • Lead and manage the team to drive efficiencies and support a scalable model in the future
  • Perform month-end close process;

The Successful Applicant

  • 3 years+ hands-on experience in South Korea & Asia markets Financial Operations (experience financial shared services is an advantage)
  • Accounting/ Finance / Business degree
  • Experience in interacting with external and internal auditors along with detailed knowledge and experience of SOX Compliance
  • Strong Excel proficiency
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (oral, written, presentational)
  • Demonstrates team work and collaborate approach to work
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English and Korean is a MUST

What's on Offer

  • Attractive bonus package and benefits
  • 15 days annual leave
  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Excellent company culture
  • Flexible working hours
Contact
Matthew Tong
Quote job ref
JN-092023-6169783
Phone number
+852 5729 7340

Job summary

Function
Finance & Accounting
Specialisation
Accounts Payable
Industry
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Location
Hong Kong Island
Job Type:
Permanent
Consultant name
Matthew Tong
Consultant phone
+852 5729 7340
Job Reference
JN-092023-6169783

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.