Deals with external auditors with general/minimal supervision.
Mainly involved in managing the external audit for countries spread within the APAC, Middle East & Africa region.
Key point of contact for communication/resolution of audit issues.
Review of statutory financial statements and coordination of audit requests by working closely with Regional Accounting Centre (RAC) functional teams, Country Accounting Centre (CAC) Leads, tax, legal, company secretary, operations and other BHI internal teams wherever relevant.
Active liaison with RAC and CAC statutory team to ensure completion of all statutory filings within the region in a timely manner and within the stipulated statutory deadlines.
Prepares the audit pack and draft the statutory financial statements that are in compliance to the local statutory requirements.
Analytical support, to analyse and prepare Audit Packs and Variance Analysis.
To continually review processes and seek to communicate and implement changes to improve efficiency, particularly by leveraging on audit issues and findings encountered during the financial year.
Bachelor Degree in Accountancy/Finance or equivalent professional qualification (ACCA/CPA/ etc).
Minimum 3 years working experience in external audit and in planning/ analysis filed.
Experience working in Big 4/medium size professional accounting firm will be an added advantage.
Possess and applies knowledge of accounting principles, practices, and procedures.
Possess good analytical and interpersonal skills.
Able to multitask, independent, proactive and willingness to learn.
Experience in Analysis, variance commentary and reporting.
Experience in auditing oil and gas, manufacturing, chemical company would be an added advantage.
Knowledge in SAP and HFM will be an added advantage.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office application particularly Excel and Word.