Assistant Finance Manager
Assistant Finance Manager - Treasury Section (PR424/17-18)
The appointee is expected to assist the Finance Manager in supervising a team of five to seven accounting staff to carry out the following duties:
(a) perform payment processing and managing the payment of invoices from suppliers/vendors;
(b) handle full sets of accounts of PRC subsidiaries and provide relevant budgetary control and accounting services;
(c) oversee the Accounts Payable and related management reports;
(d) prepare financial projections and business plans for new projects of the University;
(e) liaise with tax agents, legal advisors, banks, external auditors and regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with laws, rules and regulations;
(f) work closely with user departments to streamline work processes; and
(g) perform ad-hoc tasks as assigned.
Applicants should have/be:
(a) a Bachelor's degree in Accounting with minimum of seven years of experience, including five years of supervisory experience, gained from sizeable company (Big 4 experience is a plus);
(b) a qualified accountant with membership of a recognised professional accounting body;
(c) strong analytical mind, good interpersonal skills, versatile problem solving skills and willingness to accept new challenges;
(d) relevant work experience in handling payment processing and Oracle financial system will definitely be an advantage;
(e) good numerical sense and detail-minded in planning/execution;
(f) strong leadership and organisational skills in coaching, motivating and retaining talent;
(g) ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines; and
(h) good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, including Putonghua.
Work Location: the Finance Office is currently on the Kowloon Tong campus and is expected to be relocated to Tsuen Wan campus by the end of this year.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 23 June 2018