Take the next step in your career at ABB, working in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
One of the reasons for ABB’s success is our rigorous and forward-thinking Finance function. With more than 3,600 people in over 100 countries, the integrated Finance organization delivers the insights we need to make successful, long-term business decisions.
You will be a vital member of the finance team within the Global Business Services (GBS) organization and be part of our Finance Front Office team located In Malaysia.
You will support overall financial statement preparation and reporting by executing accurate and timely completion of accounting activities in compliance with internal guidelines and external regulatory requirements.
To strengthen our Finance team, we are looking for a General Accounting Team Leader with strong working experience in leadership and General Accounting process.
Seize this unique opportunity to take an active part in shaping our new GBS center and grow together with the rapidly developing organization.
Overseeing a portion of the month end close process including review journal entries and monthly financial statement.
Ensure GBS Bangalore complete timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and annual reporting and associated disclosures .
Ensuring compliance with local and global accounting guidelines (US GAAP, Group Accounting & Reporting Guidelines, etc.
as well as internal controls.
Serving as a functional expert and assisting with guideline interpretation for local finance team.
Performing analysis of accounts and highlights discrepancies / anomalies for correction. Serving as escalation point for complex accounting transactions.
Point of contact for the Country Finance Manager for questions / status related to local finance activities
Participating in internal control testing and prepares relevant documentation and supporting internal and external audit.
Overseeing employee development and ensuring the necessary competences of the GBS Front Office.
Living ABB’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues, and the business.
Degree in Accountancy with 8-10 years of relevant experience in financial accounting and external audit with Big 4 accounting firm / Local certified accountant.
Work experience with Big 4 external audit firm will be beneficial.
Self-motivated, well-organized and structured with strong attention to detail and learning mindset.
Resilience - strong ability to work with ambiguity and constantly changing set of circumstances and issues under pressure.
Ability to think ahead and anticipate prioritizing and plan activities.
Ability to quickly assimilate complex information and take independent action where necessary.
Collaborating across boundaries - connects people, ideas, processes and issues.
Fluent in language English, Bahasa Malaysia.
Must have strong knowledge of SAP, Microsoft Office Suite.