Finance Officer (Accounting) #SGUnited #PublicService

  • Job category
    Banking and Finance, Public / Civil Service
  • Job level
    Fresh/entry level
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

Finance Officer (Accounting) 

As a Finance Officer (Accounting), your main roles and responsibilities would include:

General Ledger (GL) operation

- Oversee month-end and year-end financial accounts closing activities
- Ensure timely postings of the monthly internal charges and revenue/cost allocation in the financial system
- Oversee the setup and maintenance of the GL chart of accounts comprising GL codes, cost centres, cost elements, profit centres, etc
- Liaise with system consultants to troubleshoot system issues and system enhancements

Financial & Management Reporting
- Prepare management reports on financial position, cashflow etc
- Prepare statistical & financial returns for submission to government agencies
- Assist in preparing the financial information for the annual report and the financial statements
- Liaise with auditors

Accounting advisory

- Assist to review new exposure drafts, accounting standards, government financial policies and guidelines, and assess impact on PUB financials and statutory reporting
- Implement systems, processes and procedures to comply with new accounting standards, government financial policies and guidelines
- Assist to provide advisory on financial issues and accounting treatment of business transactions

- Assist in calling quotations/tenders for goods and services to support the administrative functions in Finance Department
Any other duties assigned

 - Degree in Accountancy or related discipline
 - 1 to 2 years of working experience in audit or accounting function
-  Knowledge in ERP system preferred
 - Proficient in Microsoft packages
 - Good analytical and communication skills
 - Adherence to deadlines
 - Hands-on attitude
 - Proactive approach
 - Team player

All applicants will be notified on whether they are shortlisted or not within 4 weeks of the closing date of this job posting

Closing on 16 May 2021

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