The Independent Schools Foundation Academy (The ISF Academy) has a deep commitment to Hong Kong, inspiring Pre-Primary to Grade 12 learners to act as empowered global stewards since our establishment in 2003. As an internationally accredited private independent school, our unique student-focused academic curriculum and experiential learning programs are deeply rooted in Chinese culture combined with a truly bi-lingual and intercultural learning environment. ISF’s exceptional IB DP performance has promoted graduates to the world’s most prestigious universities to continue their next stage of learning. The school currently has around 2000 students and 400 employees. We are now seeking an energetic, qualified, and experienced candidate to fill the following position:

Assistant Finance Manager (Ref: FO/AFM/20191107_cp)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for financial and management reporting, budgeting and forecasting, financial and business analysis.
  • Review and assist to maintain full set of accounting records e.g. month end closing.
  • Assist to prepare and review the annual audit works.
  • Oversee the tuition fee revision process for Pre-School including submission to EdB.
  • Assist in enhancement of the financial and management reporting system, internal control, policies and procedures.
  • Assist in cash management and investment accounting.
  • Any ad hoc duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor Degree in Finance, Accounting or other related discipline.
  • At least 5 years’ relevant experience; experience in an education sector is an added advantage.
  • PC proficiency in MS Office including PowerPoint, MS Word and Excel; knowledge of SAP will be a definite advantage.
  • Detailed-minded, analytical, independent and be able to work well under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
  • Good problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, including Mandarin.


The ISF Foundation, Academy & Pre-School are committed to ensuring safety and well-being of our students. We hold high standards of recruitment practices with the attention to child safeguarding. All applicants to us must be willing to undergo background checks and child protection screening.


Free Shuttle Bus travelling to and from The ISF Academy will be provided:

Route: North Point > Admiralty Centre > Causeway Bay > Aberdeen > The ISF Academy


Application Deadline: 30 November 2019


Remuneration will commensurate with qualifications and experience. We will offer an attractive benefits package including medical, life, professional development & continuing education and transportation to the right candidate. Please submit your application by completing the Application Form, Reference Check Statement which could be downloaded from our website: together with full Curriculum Vitae and Covering Letter. Please quote with our “Ref: no.” by clicking

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Job level Middle
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese , Chinese - Mandarin , English
Location Pokfulam
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Accounting (Accountant)
Accounting (Financial Analyst)
Accounting (Management Consulting)
Published On 07/11/2019