Officer, Accounts Payable

Function(s):  Corporate Services
Work Type:  Permanent
Job Categories:  Experienced Hires
Start Date for Applications:  21-Sep-2022
Closing Date for Applications: 

KPMG in Singapore is part of a global network of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 145 countries and territories and in FY21 had more than 236,000 people working in member firms around the world. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee. KPMG International Limited and its related entities do not provide services to clients.

KPMG in Singapore is part of a global network of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 145 countries and territories and in FY21 had more than 236,000 people working in member firms around the world. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee. KPMG International Limited and its related entities do not provide services to clients.

Job Description

 

The Finance Department is responsible for financial aspects of the firm. It records operating transactions; provides essential financial and accounting information necessary to make various decisions; and prepares financial statements that inform management and regulators about the firm’s financial results and position.  

 

The Finance team also assists to ensure that transactions recorded comply with the internal controls and policies of the firm.
 
 

The responsibilities for the successful candidate will include the following: 

  • Ensure invoices from suppliers/inter-companies/staff claims are recorded accurately and timely into the financial system
  • Check that invoices/expenses are properly authorised and process payment when due
  • Recognise expenses in a timely, consistent basis in-line with accounting treatment
  • Assist to streamline Accounts Payable processes
  • Able to apply GST compliance
  • Perform period end closing activities and liaise with other teams as required
  • Perform other ad-hoc tasks assigned if necessary


 

You should possess the following:

  • Diploma in Finance and Accounting
  • 1 year of experience in Account Payable function preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
  • Meticulous with good level of accuracy and attention to detail is a must
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
     

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by KPMG Talent Acquisition team, personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. At KPMG in Singapore we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe that diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. As an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, gender identity or expression, colour, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or other non-merit factors. We celebrate the different talents that our people bring and support every staff member in their journey to achieve personal and professional growth. One of the ways we do this is through Take Charge: Flexi-work, our flexible working framework which enables agile and innovative teams to help deliver our business goals.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by KPMG Talent Acquisition team, personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

At KPMG in Singapore we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe that diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. As an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, gender identity or expression, colour, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or other non-merit factors. We celebrate the different talents that our people bring and support every staff member in their journey to achieve personal and professional growth. One of the ways we do this is through Take Charge: Flexi-work, our flexible working framework which enables agile and innovative teams to help deliver our business goals.