jobsDB – Hong Kong's no. 1 jobs, employment, career and recruitment site

Walters People (HK)

Assistant Finance Manager | Law firm, $33-35k

Walters People (HK)
HK$30,000 - 35,000 /month (negotiable)
Posted on 28 Feb 2020

Assistant Finance Manager | Law firm, $33-35k

Walters People (HK)

Job Highlights

  • International commercial law firm
  • Supervisory position
  • Full exposure to law firm accounting

Job Description

Our client is a reputable international law firm headquartered in the United States. With offices across Asia, Europe and America, they are seeking for a motivated Assistant Finance Manager to lead the Accounting department in Hong Kong.

Key Responsibilities

  • Monitor day-to-day accounting and client trust activities
  • Involve in payment approvals, ensure cash receipts postings and bills are accurately recorded
  • Liaise with lawyers to prepare bills and answer enquiries relating to matters accounting
  • Prepare monthly financial statements for senior management review
  • Perform revenue projection, cost control and cashflow forecast on a monthly basis
  • Review payroll and tax filings prepared by external advisors
  • Coordinate with external auditors to provide audit schedules and financial reports
  • Ensure Accounting team comply with rules and regulations


  • Degree holder in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • Minimum 5-6 years' financial experience gained from sizeable corporations
  • Law firm/ professional services background is a plus
  • Detail-oriented, quality driven and highly organised
  • Strong stakeholder management to work with all levels within the firm and external parties
  • Flexible and open-minded, able to drive a team-oriented culture
  • Excellent spoken and written English and Chinese

Job Offer

  • Friendly, team-oriented culture
  • Stable working hours
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 5 working days
  • Location: Central

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Walters People is part of the Robert Walters Group and specialise in placing junior candidates across Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK. With over 15 years’ experience recruiting across the world, our expert team of consultants find the perfect candidate for our clients, and the ideal job for our candidates as fast as possible.

Walters People’s Hong Kong office specialises in permanent recruitment across a wide range of professional disciplines including accounting & finance, business support, financial services, human resources, sales & marketing, supply chain and tech & transformation.

The strength and success of Walters People is a direct result of our consultants’ passion, energy, and dedication to finding the right match between client and candidate in the shortest amount of time.

For more information about Walters People (Hong Kong), please visit

Walters People (HK) is a trading name of Robert Walters (Hong Kong) Limited

Additional Company Information