Senior Financial Reporting Accountant (Mandarin Speaking)

  • Job Reference: CJ457
  • Date Posted: 6 February 2018
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Accounting, Mandarin Speaking
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sunny Yang
  • Email: sy@c-james.com
  • Telephone: 0207240 0760

Job Description

An International Bank based in the City of London; seeks a Mandarin Speaking Fully or Partly Qualified Senior Accountant / Financial Reporting to support a broad range of Financial Accounting, processing, reviewing and control responsibilities in the Finance and Accounting Department.

 Main Responsibilities

  • To operate core system on a daily basis, including accounting entry input, inter-bank transactions and other operations as required;
  • To produce various financial returns and to complete regular reports to the Head Office and local regulatory authorities. Familiar with the local regulatory requirements, follow-up and analyse the impact of changes accordingly;
  • To assist in participate in budgeting, planning and forecasting processes, and work with other management team members in developing action plans to achieve financial and operational targets.
  • To assist company fixed assets, expense, suspense account, cheque and cash management, complete and maintain financial statistics and collate information as required; 

 Required Skills:

  • Bachelor degree in finance or accounting
  • Fully or partly qualified accountant (ACCA or ACA) with training from a Big 4 accountancy practice ideally
  • Experience with creating financial statements with exposure to banking industry
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Fluent Mandarin and English. Mandarin Written and Spoken is required.