Accounting Officer, Office of the Comptroller

Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
05 Mar 2021
End of advertisement period
01 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The School of Graduate Studies also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines and provides professional education for the wider society.

Applications are now invited for the following post:

(Post Ref.: 21/52)

The appointee is responsible to carry out a wide spectrum of accounting duties independently.


  1. A recognized Degree of equivalent qualifications in Accounting or related disciplines;
  2. Relevant experience in one or more areas of accounting work, such as handling full set of accounts, preparing financial statements and analyses, preparing budgets, handling accounts payables/receivables, managing project accounts, and writing reports, are required;
  3. Good analytical and communication skills;
  4. Good team player; and
  5. Excellent PC skills in MS Office.

Applicants with knowledge of computerized accounting systems are preferred.

Salary and Fringe Benefits

The commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund and gratuity.

Application Procedure (online application only)

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We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.