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Junior Accountant

Hong Kong
Finance

Experience

1- 5 years

Seniority level

Associate

Employment type

Full-time

The opportunity

We are looking for a Junior Accountant to join our growing accounting team. This addition to the team will report to Financial Controller and be responsible for keeping our receivables current, producing accurate and timely reconciliations of assigned accounts, and maintaining compliance with Hong Kong accounting standards. This role will also participate in the monthly closing process and contribute to the annual audit to impact the organisation's success. This role is best suited for high energy, hard-working, motivated individual seeking to challenge themselves in a fast-paced, growing fintech company.

Outside of your day to day responsibilities, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with your team to make continuous improvements to our accounting processes. If you are looking for a team that values new ideas and ongoing learning and development opportunities, this is the role for you!

Responsibilities

  • Documenting transaction details.
  • Reconcile accounts.
  • Post journal entries and financial transactions.
  • Ensure approvals.
  • Maintain and balance various accounts using manual and computerized bookkeeping systems.
  • Maintain general ledgers and financial statements.
  • Organizing financial reports.
  • Fact-checking accounting.
  • Notifying senior staff of accounting errors.
  • Prepare other statistical, financial and accounting reports.
  • Reviewing financial reports/support as necessary.
  • Improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions.
  • Additional ad-hoc accounting functions as required by the business.

Requirements

  • A degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a closely related field.
  • Deep understanding of general ledger, AP, fixed assets, and inter-company recharges.
  • Ability to communicate complex data clearly.
  • Excellent data entry skills.
  • Great interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office (especially Excel formulas/PowerQuery), accounting software and databases.
  • Experience in Audit and International accounting is a plus.
  • Dedicated attention to detail; a high degree of accuracy is a must.
  • Ability to manage time effectively, set priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Desire/ability to work successfully in a mid-sized growth company environment.

Our values

We challenge status quo

We embrace change and the opportunities it creates and always seek to improve.

We act with integrity

It’s all about trust. We make no compromise in standards of integrity in all of our actions.

We focus on clients

We are deeply committed to clients and enjoy investing in long-term relationships.

We get things done

We don't look at challenges and say that they're someone else's job—we find a way.

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First Digital Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment. We're always on the lookout for talented, passionate people and encourage applications from all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, parental status, race or religion. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.