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Senior Accountant - Top Tier International Law Firm (Up to $50K)Drake Overload Ltd
Senior Accountant - Top Tier International Law Firm (Up to $50K)Drake Overload Ltd
Job Highlights
  • Prestigious international Law Firm in Central
  • Excellent and Rare Opportunity
  • Fluent English Required
Job Description
  • Prestigious international Law Firm in Central
  • Excellent and Rare Opportunity
  • Fluent English Required

Our Client

Our client is a top tier international law firm with long history. Their Hong Kong office situated in the heart of Central. They would like to invite high calibre, experienced professional with legal firm experience to join their stable finance team.

The Role

Your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • To ensure that all processes (daily/weekly/monthly/annually) are in line with policies and procedures of the firm, locally and globally, including authorization matrix
  • To liaise with the World Firm Finance team on all group reporting matters

  • To assist the finance manager in ad hoc projects requiring financial analysis 

  • To assist in monthly, quarterly and annual management and financial accounts preparation

  • To assist in annual budgeting process and quarterly re-forecasting process

  • To manage the relationship with the Global Shared Services Centre (GSSC) in Delhi and optimise the use of the service; To monitor performance and review work completed by the GSSC. Where necessary to take remedial action if the work falls below the required standard

  • To work closing with GSSC on various reports and analysis

  • Prepare and book daily/monthly entries as necessary

  • Review ledgers and perform account and transaction analysis

  • Analyze, reconcile, and review all accounts under their responsibility by performing variance analysis, highlighting trends, and following up on questions/ concerns

  • Enforce controls and ensure that balance sheets are in balance; review balance sheet reconciliation schedules

  • To handle various reconciliations including balance sheet, interoffice, fixed assets, banks, etc

  • To Provide assistance in coordination with the management in responding to questions from the external auditors, headquarter, and other support groups by:

  • Ensuring prompt resolution and follow-up of questions / requests for information
  • Escalating problems / issues to the manager
  • Providing quality service to other teams
  • To identify area of efficiency and propose new ideas.
  • Act as the first level of review to ensure accuracy, completeness, and validity by reviewing and approving all related to Finance Activities

To Qualify

  • ACCA/CPA (or equivalent) qualification
  • Experience of IFRS requirements (knowledge and experience with local statutory accounts)
  • Fluent English is required
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel required. Prior experience of using Oracle Financials or similar accounting tools.


To Apply

If you think you have what it takes to be part of this prestigious international law firm, please click the Apply now button, or email ctong @ with your updated CV, current and expected salary.

Due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the employer's personal data policies and for recruitment services purposes only.

Additional Information
Career Level
Not Specified
Not Specified
Years of Experience
4 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Dental insurance, Double pay, Five-day work week, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

Drake International has been in operation at a global level for 66 years with over 40 years in the Hong Kong market. Not just a recruitment company, Drake International specializes in Productivity Improvement for our clients through recruitment, psychometric and behavioural assessments or through training via our HR Seminars and Webinars. Drake P3 is a market leading psychometric test for all hiring managers to be compared to all candidates that Drake put forward. Thus ensuring a cultural match and tips on how the two can work together.