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.

Swire Waste Management is a joint venture with Waste Management Inc., which seeks waste management contracts and provides waste management services in Hong Kong. In order to cope with the expansion of the Company, we are urgently looking for a high calibre candidate for the following position:

Assistant Accountant

Job level Middle
Work exp 2 Years To 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Taikoo Shing
Employment type Full Time
Industry Energy / Resources / Waste Mgmt
Job function Accounting > Audit
Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Accounting > Others
Published On 22/12/2016
ref. 16-81/CP

The Job:

  • Handle full set of accounts and perform daily accounting operations including receipts and payments
  • Assist in preparing month-end financial statements and ad hoc reports
  • Assist in preparing Annual Budget and Forecast
  • Assist in preparing Health & Safety Report, Budget and Plan on Sustainable Development issues
  • Provide general office and administrative supports
  • Assist in any ad-hoc duties
  • Directly report to Accountant

Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting or related discipline preferred
  • 2-5 years working experience in handling full set of accounts in sizeable companies
  • Familiar in computer knowledge including MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Chinese Word Processing. Knowledge in Accounting Software “Peachtree” is preferable
  • Good command of both written & spoken English and fair Mandarin
  • Independent, responsible, detailed and able to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Experience in audit is an advantage
  • Immediate availability is preferable
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills
  • Good people management, leadership skills, and self-motivated

Application:

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.