Accountant

Job ID: 3506

2018-10-31_Shanghai-Brew-House_00055_Cropped

Building a family of brands, for the world to love, generation after generation.

 

We are Pentland Brands, a global family business bringing some of the most loved active and footwear brands to millions of people around the world.

 

We own Speedo, Berghaus, Canterbury of New Zealand, Endura, Mitre, ellesse, Boxfresh, SeaVees, KangaROOS and Red or Dead. We’re the global licensee for Karen Millen footwear and Kickers in the UK.  We also have a joint venture partnership for Lacoste footwear.

 

All our brands have their own unique identities and every one of them is powered by Pentland. We have more than 1,400 employees worldwide and we’re always on the lookout for talented, enthusiastic people to help shape our future.

 

We celebrate differences and give everyone the freedom to innovate and develop, be it through creative working environments or learning opportunities. Our brands are there in the moments that matter - being there for more people, in more of those moments, drives everything we do.

 

At Pentland, we’re guided by four principles, we use these to make sure we’re not only doing a great job, but we’re doing it in the right way:

 

  • Success is a team game
  • With clarity and courage
  • Better as standard
  • In good conscience

 

To find out more go to www.pentland.com or follow @pentlandbrands on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram or Facebook. 

 

Reporting to the Financial Controller, this role is responsible for managing the month end closing and preparing the Financial Reporting and Hyperion submission.  It also requires working with auditors and tax consultants for annual audit and tax filing. In addition, this role will involve in the preparation of Annual Budget and Forecast.

 

Job Duties

  • Financial Reporting
  • Review vouchers for posting
  • Review periodic provision files from HR
  • Perform monthly Financial reporting and closing duties
  • Prepare Hyperion Reporting and consolidate Asia entities for submission
  •  Work with Group Finance and resolves queries
  •  Audit and Tax
    •  Key contact for auditors and tax consultants
  • Liaise with auditors for audit request and enquires
  • Draft tax computation and prepare tax pack
  • Handle tax queries
  • Annual Budget and Forecast
    • Involve in travel spending analysis for budget and forecast
    • Prepare assumptions and estimation for operating expenses
  • Support ad-hoc assignments / projects

  

 

What you need to have:

Professional qualification in accounting professional bodies e.g. HKICPA, ACCA, ACPA, etc.
At least 8 years’ experience in accounting field
Good command of written and spoken Chinese and English
Knowledge in SAP/BW and Hyperion will be an advantage

 

What we need to see in you:

Pro-active and able to prioritize tasks
Independent and self-motivated, with good problem-solving skills
Organised, detail-oriented and capable of multitasking
Able to meet deadlines

 

 

 

 

 

This overview gives you a feel for what you’ll be doing day to day but it’s not an A to Z.

 

 

 www.pentland.com                                     https://careers-pentland.icims.com/                                    

 

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