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Accountant (Permanent)

Job Seekers Singapore Finance & Accounting Financial Services - Insurance

Job Summary

  • Singapore
  • Permanent
  • BBBH765561
  • Aug 31, 2020
  • S$50-99k
Job Description

Our client, a consultancy firm is looking to hire for an Accountant permanent position to handle their insurance clients.

Our client, a consultancy firm is looking to hire for an Accountant permanent position to handle their insurance clients.

Job Scope

  • Timely monthly, quarterly and yearly closing of accounts.
  • Manage and monitor outstanding debtors and provide monthly updates for team in London, includes reconciling cash collections and unallocated cash and responsible for Accounts Receivable.
  • Responsible for Accounts Payable &Receivable (AR back-up) and reconcile expense recharges.
  • Manage and reconcile fund and ensure that the claims transactions are recorded timely and correctly into the finance system.
  • Ensure GST transactions are recorded timely and correctly into the system and are correctly reported in the quarterly Syndicate GST returns.
  • Accurate and timely submission of Service Company's quarterly GST Return.
  • Assist in office expense report, cash flow and investment accounting.
  • Maintain general ledger and ensure all accounting records are taken up timely and accurately with adequate reconciliations including bank reconciliation.
  • Ensure all regulatory returns are prepared accurately and in compliance with local
    reporting requirements (Singapore and Labuan) which include :
    o Quarterly and annual reporting to regulatory bodies, such as MAS, Lloyd's
    Asia, IRAS-GST, ACRA and LFSA (Labuan).
    o Quarterly and year end reporting to Head Office.
    o Annual financial statements for both Service Companies.
    o Other business statistical surveys.
  • Prepare monthly reports to Head Office
  • Ensure proper reconciliation of accounts
  • Prepare and liaise with appointed tax agent on corporate tax issues and to ensure all annual tax returns are completed and filed on time.
  • Co-ordinate with appointed corporate secretariat to ensure timely filing of resolutions, such as annual AGM and other matters.
  • Responsible for audit planning and liaise with internal & external auditors on audit issues.
  • Liaise with banks and external clients on operational issues.
  • Communicate with Head Office on any key .issues regarding accounting, tax and regulatory requirements and to recommend solutions.


  • Preferably ACCA & CPA - qualified
  • At least five years of Finance experience within the Insurance industry: experience within an Accounts environment and to have worked towards a similar role ideally having gained some experience of finance operations, closing accounts, preparing MAS regulatory returns and financial statements
  • To have worked within the Insurance market

Due to the nature of the role, only Singaporeans will be considered.

If you are interested in this position, please apply today or email Constance Cho

Morgan McKinley Pte Ltd

Constance Cho

EA License - 11C5502

Reg No - R1876688

Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Constance Cho
Constance Cho
  • Delivery Consultant | Banking Operations & Financial Services Corporate Governance
  • +65 6818 3178