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General Ledger Accountant - 6 Months Contract

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Malaysia

Company: Marsh & McLennan Companies

Job ID R_057774-en

If you’re a driven and passionate individual who has a strong interest to work for a diverse company and fun team, then we want YOU!

As a General Ledger Accountant, you will cover the end-to-end General Ledger process. Other duties may be performed in various groups within controller-ship including, but not limited to, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and treasury.

To be more specific, we have written down the core responsibilities:

  • May prepare review and/or approve journal entries, money moves, administrative system accounting reports and/or consolidated statements.
  • Analyzes and maintains the general ledger accounts and/or client insured records.
  • May prepare and analyze revenue and/or expense reports; coordinates revenue and expense accruals and ensures timely and accurate monthly and quarterly close.
  • Performs variation and trend analysis for key general ledger accounts, including variances to forecast, budget and prior year.
  • May apply and balance funds to insured records; may process refunds to insured records; may request payments for carriers and third parties including variances to forecast, budget and prior year.
  • May prepare higher level of reconciliations between administrative systems and other sources. Findings may be presented to senior manager.
  • Verifies work of and provides guidance to less experienced levels of accountants. Position may provide functional advice or training to less-experienced accountant positions.
  • Ensure compliance with corporate policies, carrier agreements, SOX procedures, SSAE16 procedures tax regulations, local GAAP and US GAAP and local statutory regulations (as applicable) regarding financial matters.
  • May assist in the development and implementation of internal accounting policies, transitions to and from teams both onshore and offshore, procedures and process improvements for general accounting functions.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Able to complete 6 Months of contractual employment
  • At least 4 years of Experience in a similar role with at least one year of supervisory experience, preferably
  • Advanced knowledge/skill with Microsoft Excel including charts, formulas and pivot tables.
  • Strong communication/organization/multi-tasking skills.
  • Knowledge of Oracle Financials or other similar enterprise systems.

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