Chief Accounting Officer (Shanghai)
Albatross is one of the fastest growing Market Research solutions’ providers. With 20 offices in 4 continents, we’re creating long term partnership with the most famous worldwide brands in Fashion, Watches & Jewelry, Cosmetics, etc. Our mission is to improve the sales of our customers. Please visit us at Protected content for more details.
This role will be based in Shanghai, and report directly to the General Managers. He/she will lead a team of 7 members. His/her main tasks will be to ensure the compliance of the accurate legal accounting practices in 15 countries where we have subsidiaries, and to deliver financial analytic information.
I - Main responsibilities
Manage a team of 7 associates
Bookkeeping of Albatross Global Solutions company and subsidiaries
Coordinate and follow up with the external accounting firms in each country
Ensure an accurate and timely monthly delivery of the analytical profit and loss statement for each Business Unit.
Follow up the execution of the budget for each Business Unit every quarter
Preparation of the yearly balance sheet, accounting records, financial report, and cost analyze report
Ensure timely and accurate invoicing
Manage the Accounts Payable
Manage the Account Receivables collection process
Help in the preparation of the annual external audit
Record and keep track of the company fixed assets
Analyze the profitability of each mission
Advise management about issues such as resource utilization, tax strategies, and the assumptions underlying budget forecasts.
Ensure that appropriate financial regulations and controls are in place and in use at all times
Monitor and analyze department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy
Ensure company’s compliance with the policies, procedures and the local statutory requirements
Solve the problems or issues raised associated with company’s financials and taxes
Liaison with the banks, tax bureau or other government authorities and financial institutions
Provide training to new and existing staff as needed
Authority to request promotion, hiring or disciplinary measure over the Accounting Department
II – Skills & Profile
- Protected content least 5 years as an accounting manager in an international environment
- Protected content good command of English, both spoken and written, in a business environment
- Protected content Accounting background
- Protected content management skills
- Protected content in French is a plus
- Protected content to work in fast paced and challenging environment
- Protected content good interpersonal and communication skills
- Protected content organizational skills
- Protected content in Accounting software ACCPAC is a plus
Salary: Protected content (depending on profile and experience)
Starting Date: Protected content
Please send your English resume and cover letter together with the expected salary when you apply for the job.