Senior Accountant

Date: 14-Apr-2021

Location: Kulim, 02, MY

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 3491


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Principal Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the preparation of internal and statutory financial statement under US GAAP and local Statutory Reporting for Malaysia Legal entity.
  • Perform month-end & year-end close procedures and meet Corp timeline.
  • Strong knowledge of operational finance – GL, AP, AR and Fixed Assets.
  • Prepare journal entries and maintain overall accuracy and integrity of the general ledger.
  • Respond to requests for financial information from other business functions.
  • Assist with year-end financial statement and interim audits.
  • Familiar with income tax filing package.
  • Prepares Balance Sheet forecast quarterly and monthly Balance Sheet Review.
  • Assists in preparing forecast for CAPEX and labour and financial modelling in highly leveraged matrix.
  • Accountable for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, costing projects, and margin.
  • Responsible for monthly reports and performance analysis i.e. plant variance analysis.
  • Liaise with bank for trade transactions on BG issuance and FX trade finance.
  • Handle cash management function, prepare cash forecast and timely funding allocation.
  • Perform any other relevant and related responsibilities that may be assigned from time to time as required by superior.

Education / Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent professional qualification such as CPA / ACCA / CIMA.
  • Member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) is an advantage.
  • Minimum 6 to 8 years of relevant working experience in MNC. 
  • ERP Experience with SAP, Hyperion and other consolidation tools. 
  • Possess excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

  • Must have accounting and costing skills in a manufacturing environment and able to provide meaningful analysis to Management. 
  • Senior team player who is able to build bridges with stakeholders from different departments.
  • Strong PC skills particularly in Microsoft Excel and Words.
  • Have an effective communication skills and proficiency in English language.
  • Able to work longer hours during month-end and year-end closing. 
  • Able to multi-task and work independently and with minimum supervision. 
  • Willing to investigate into details and challenge the status quo. 
  • Self motivated, willing to take on new responsibilities and grow with the role.

Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of Teleflex Medical business, key responsibilities may evolve and change over time. 

Teleflex is an equal opportunities employer

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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