Accounts Associate

Job Title: Accounts Associate
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Singapore
Salary: -
Reference: BSL0002
Contact Name: JESSICA LONG
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2021 09:21

Job Description

Job Summary

Responsible to handle a portfolio of clients and provide payroll and a full suite of accounting services to clients in different industries.

Duties & Responsibilities

Technical Enquiries

  • Proficient understanding of Singapore Financial reporting Standards (SFRS), Singapore payroll compliance and Singapore Goods and Services Tax (“GST”) regulations
  • Manage several portfolios of different complexities and from various industries
  • Liaison with clients’ stakeholders, statutory service providers such as auditors, tax agents and/or other external parties on matters related to your work scope
  • Ensure accuracy, due care, project management and timely delivery when providing the following services as stated in the respective Letter of Engagement with clients:
    1. Setup of computerized accounting system and Chart of Accounts (“COA”);
    2. Preparation of monthly/quarterly/half-yearly/yearly management statements;
    3. Liaison with auditors for the finalization of year end audited accounts,
    4. Filing of GST Application;
    5. Preparation & Filing of quarterly GST returns;
    6. Preparation of Unaudited financial statements;
    7. Preparation of financial statements in XBRL format;
    8. Provision of accounting administrative services;
    9. Preparation of payroll services;


  • Manage billings and collections
  • Fulfil any other duties as and when assigned by the seniors, managers and director

Job Holder’s Specifications

  • Possess a Diploma/Degree in Accountancy or qualifications in professional accounting
  • Preferably has 1-2 years of relevant experience in an accounting firm
  • Possess good business sense and ability to relate well with clients
  • Able to multi-task and work under pressure to meet specific timelines
  • Possess good communication and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must be proactive, analytical, committed and take ownership
  • Possess the interest to learn/upgrade to new skills/technologies
  • Accounting software hands-on knowledge will be an added advantages