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Mandarin speaking Job-AVP Accounting-London-iw

  • £Competitive + bonus + benefits
  • Contract
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20906

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Your New Mandarin Job Title: Mandarin speaking AVP Accounting, London

The Skills You'll Need: Fluent Mandarin, ACCA / ACA qualified, relevant Accounting experience

Your New Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits

Location: London

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates:

  • are fluent Mandarin Chinese
  • are ACA / ACCA, or equivalent, qualified

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

• Applying knowledge of IFRS and employing best practice methodology to provide accounting support and preparing Head Office reporting requirements.
• Continuous improvement of accounting processes and controls through critical assessments of existing workflows.
• Engaging with senior stakeholders to successfully drive and implement procedural changes via effective verbal and written communication.
• Building effective working relationships with the wider bank as well as within the team, including the mentoring of junior staff members.
• Responsible for assisting accounting operation functions including, but not limited to:
   o Updating accounting policy and procedures
   o Liaison with HO on reports and ad hoc tasks
   o Month end and year end accounting tasks
• Ensuring accurate Head Office reporting, resolving follow up queries as necessary.
• Providing accounting technical support to business departments
• Providing ad hoc support and to generally assist in the delivery of the Department’s functionality for Head Office, Management and all HODs/Departments.

Cover responsibilities:
• Assist with the upkeep of financial policies and procedures, including fulfilling requirements from Head Office and assisting other departments with accounting related matters.
• Ongoing review of daily financial statements, month end procedures, year-end preparation, valuations and bank reconciliations.
• P&L and balance sheet summary and analysis, providing commentary on key daily variances

Supervisory responsibilities:
• Mentorship of junior staff members

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

• Qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA)
• Ideally, familiarity with IFRS

Job status: 12 month contract, may go longer or permanent.

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: 9-5 Monday to Friday. Home and Office based at the moment.


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We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation.

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