Job Title: Senior Finance Accountant

Job Summary

Company
Honeywell
Industry
Machinery/ Equipment Mfg.
Location
Kuala Lumpur
Job Category:
Finance & Accounts
Years of Experience
Function
Finance & Accounts
Education
Posted On
5th Oct 2018

Job Description:



Job Description:
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to drive and co-ordinate period-end closing activities. Ensure the accounts are recorded and reported on-time, with quality and in full compliance with US GAAP.
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to ensure timely and accurate filing of statutory financial statements. Work closely with finance operation staffs and/or outsourced service providers to prepare statutory filings for Honeywell Malaysia entities if required. 
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to prepare statutory filings and other ad hoc reports required by Malaysian government authorities.
  • Works closely with Honeywell Tax department to review and ensure the timely and accurate local income tax filing and tracking of deferred tax assets and liabilities. 
  • Works closely with finance operation staffs and/or outsourced service providers preparing the direct and indirect tax calculation and reports. 
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to ensure timely and accurate filing of direct and indirect tax returns to the Malaysian tax authorities. 
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to resolve complex, material accounting issues with alignment with SBG Commercial Finance teams. 
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to ensure strong internal controls and oversee improvements in the control framework.  Execute key controls including reviewing key/high risk Accounts Reconciliation and support Malaysia Finance Controller to perform significant/high risk Balance Sheet Reviews, and ensure timely remediation of control risks.
  • Assists the Malaysia Finance Controller to plan and coordinate internal and external audits of Honeywell entities in Malaysia. 
  • Completes ad hoc assignments and projects assigned by Malaysia Finance Controller on time.  


Skills/Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Accounting
  • CPA with 5-6 years working experience, of which 2-3 years comprises external audit experience in a Big '4' Accounting firm
  • Experienced in US GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley 
  • Familiar with Malaysia FRS, Malaysia legal and compliance framework
  • Experienced in Malaysia corporate tax, withholding tax and SST regulations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English as you will be liaising with global stakeholders
  • Able to work closely with all levels of personnel in Honeywell 
  • Able to work both independently and as a team member 
  • Strong technical and analytical skills 
  • Excellent conflict management skills 
  • Familiarity with Oracle 11i, SAP and HFM is a plus 
 
About Us

Honeywell creates solutions linked to global macro-trends that improve quality of life for people around the globe — generating clean, healthy energy, and using it more efficiently; increasing our safety and security; enabling people to connect, communicate, and collaborate; and equipping our customers to be even more productive.

The core businesses – Aerospace, Automation and Controls Solutions, and Performance Materials and Technologies – are leaders in their respective industries, driving solutions that make people’s lives better every day. Chances are that there are Honeywell products all around you right now.

With more than 127,000 employees worldwide, including approximately 22,000 engineers, Honeywell has an unrelenting commitment to quality and delivering results in everything we make and do. We are passionate about creating new technologies and take pride in developing solutions that help solve the world’s toughest challenges in the areas of safety, security, energy and growing global wealth per capita.

A career at Honeywell offers infinite possibilities within a diversified, global organization that is helping to help solve the world’s toughest challenges and improving quality of life for people globally. We invite you in our quest.