Full Time Job


Universal Music Group

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 11-23-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Accountant (1 year contract)

UMG is in search of an Accountant (1 year contract) to be based in Kuala Lumpur.

Role Summary:
• Work closely with shared service centre based in India.
• Manage full set of Accounts for 3 legal entities in Malaysia and Singapore.

About this role:
• Manage full set of Accounts for 3 legal entities in Malaysia and Singapore.
• Review journals and financials to ensure that monthly results are reported accurately and timely.
• Review Balance Sheet schedules, Intercompany and bank reconciliations.
• Prepare monthly/quarterly/yearly global statutory reports.
• Prepare and submit reports to local authorities (Government Statistics Dept) and licensing bodies (PPM).
• Handle all company secretarial and bank matters.
• Budget and Forecast preparation for Publishing.
• Work closely with other departments to ensure that transactions are booked accurately and timely.
• Recommend and implement process improvements to achieve higher productivity and strong internal control.
• Handle queries and provide information/documents to the Auditors and Tax Agents during annual audit and tax fillings.
• Support the Direct Supervisor on ad-hoc projects.

Desirable Traits:
• Qualification:
• Degree in Accounting, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent with a minimum of 2 years of relevant working experience; OR
• Diploma in Accounting or LCCI with a minimum of 10 years of relevant working experience
• Skills requirement:
• Ability to communicate and work well with others
• Strong technical accounting knowledge
• Someone with an inquisitive mind set
• Attention to details
• Good organization skills
• Language: Good command of English, BM.

Company Profile
Universal Music Group

We are Universal Music Group, the world’s leading music company. We are the home for music’s greatest artists, innovators and entrepreneurs.