The Swire group is a multi-national, multi-disciplined commercial group, with its principal areas of operations in the Asia Pacific region, and centred on the Greater China area. We pride ourselves on being original and forward-looking, setting standards for operational excellence wherever we do business...

The Swire group is a multi-national, multi-disciplined commercial group, with its principal areas of operations in the Asia Pacific region, and centred on the Greater China area. We pride ourselves on being original and forward-looking, setting standards for operational excellence wherever we do business – qualities that have guided our operations for 200 years.

John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Ltd. is the holding company of the publicly-listed conglomerate, Swire Pacific Ltd. Our Finance & Accounts Department invites applications for the following position:

Accountant

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 7 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Quarry Bay
Employment type Full Time
Industry Others
Job function Accounting > Others
Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Accounting > Audit
Published On 04/10/2016
ref. 16-72/CP

The Job:

 

  • To prepare financial statements, cash flow forecast, management accounts, rolling forecast and annual budget
  • To review and enhance business processes and internal control procedures
  • To involve in consolidation process
  • To assist in year-end audit and ad hoc assignments

 

Requirements:

 

  • Minimum 7 years relevant experience with at least 3 years in auditing; audit experience from Big-4 firms is highly preferred
  • Degree in Accounting
  • HKICPA qualification or equivalent; familiar with IFRS/HKFRS
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Putonghua
  • Proficient in advanced Excel skill; good knowledge in MS Word
  • Self-initiative, organized, efficient, analytical and detail-minded, willing to work overtime when required and able to work under pressure
  • Can do attitude and able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Experience in SAP accounting software is preferable

 

We offer a competitive package to the right candidate. Qualified and interested parties please send application quoting the above reference number and detailing contact information, education and employment background, and salary expectation to Head of Staff Department, John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Ltd., GPO Box 1, Hong Kong or email to hr.recruit2@jsshk.com or fax at 2946-8402. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applications received will be used exclusively for selection purposes and handled confidentially by authorized personnel only. Your application may also be considered for other suitable positions within the Swire group. (Please indicate clearly on your application if you would not like to be considered for other positions within the group.) Unsuccessful applications will be destroyed after an appropriate time.