Amgen Senior Associate Finance in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Job Description

  • Responsible for statutory and financial reporting responsibilities covering the SEA countries. This includes all related compliance filings, including, but not limited to, all local statutory tax filings (VAT, GST, WHT, CIT, Tax Audit) for all SEA countries within the JAPAC Regional hub

  • Oversees monthly closing, cashflow forecast, expenses review, profit monitoring, and etc, to ensure financial reporting accuracy and completeness

  • Work closely with JAPAC finance hub team and local affiliates to ensure smooth financial operations of SEA countries in the areas of treasury, customer finance, procure-to-pay, tax, and other finance related activities, and to ensure financial compliance aligned to both local and corporate policies

  • Coordinate and lead the external audit process, liaise with external auditors, finance team, and external accounting service providers

  • Drive finance process & system improvements, and to enhance internal controls environment for the local affiliates within the SEA region

  • Lead & participate in regional-wide initiatives and projects

Skill Sets / Experience

  • Degree in accounting, finance or related discipline; CPA / Membership of recognized professional accountancy bodies preferred

  • Relevant Finance / Accounting experience with 5 - 8 years exposure in regional finance capacity gained from MNCs, preferably US listed companies

  • Good working knowledge of key accounting processes, US GAAP / IFRS reporting, and experience with SOX controls

  • Experience in maintaining books for various legal entities across multiple geographies

  • Demonstrate capability to learn quickly, take a hands-on approach, while being open and flexible to changes, in a fast-paced multinational environment

  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

  • Working knowledge on SAP and Hyperion preferred