Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was founded by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness in technology-based industries through applied research. ASTRI’s core R&D...

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was founded by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness in technology-based industries through applied research.

ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under seven Technology Divisions, namely Communications Technologies, Electronics Components, Mixed Signal Systems IC, Advanced Digital Systems, Intelligent Sensing Technology System, Security and Data Sciences, and Intelligent Software and Systems. Five areas of applications including financial technologies, intelligent manufacturing, next generation network, health technologies, and smart city are identified for major pursuits.

Owing to the continuous expansion in our R&D activities, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

(The requirements and responsibilities of the vacancies are posted on our website:www.astri.org)

Temporary Manager / Assistant Manager, Accounting (6 months contract)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Shatin
Employment type Temporary
Benefits 5-day week, Competitive pay, General holidays, MPF
Industry Information Technology
Job function Accounting > Accountant
Accounting > Accounting / Finance Manager
Accounting > Others
Published On 26/02/2019
ref. CFO/AC/AC/2435/181121

Job Responsibilities

  • Handle financial accounting, management reporting, budgeting and various reporting functions in support of the CFO office;
  • Prepare the group consolidation accounts;
  • Assist in tax filing, budgetary control, resources planning and financial analysis;
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors, tax advisors;
  • Support the Government annual resources allocation exercises;
  • Lead, supervise and provide guidance to subordinates;
  • Formulate and implement internal control policies and procedures in accordance with both statutory and Government funding requirements;
  • Perform any other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Qualified Accountant (e.g. CPA, ACCA) with degree in Accounting or related disciplines;
  • Ideally 5 years relevant experience in sizable organizations, preferably in public sector, candidates with less experiences will also be considered
  • Big 4 managerial experience is a definite advantage;
  • Attentive to meticulous rules and regulations;
  • Strong attention to detail, demonstrated integrity and professionalism;
  • Self-initiative and able to meet tight reporting deadlines;
  • Proficiency in MS Office;
  • Knowledge in FLEX accounting system is an advantage; and
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Application

The appointment will be on contract terms (6 months). The incumbent will normally work under a five-day week schedule.

Interested candidates should send application (quoting Ref. No.) with detailed resume and, current and expected salary to the HR Department by email. Application opens until this position is filled.

Post: 5/F, Photonics Centre, 2 Science Park East Avenue,

Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin, Hong Kong.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment purposes only.