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Accountant

LOCATION: 

Kuantan, 06, MY, 26080

REQ ID:  32054

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.8 billion in sales in 2019 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 124 countries. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.

Job Responsibilities

 

To handle all aspects of the Financial Accounting and Treasury functions. The incumbent will need to oversee the day to day operations of Account Payable, Account Receivable and General Ledger functions.

This role will play an important part in ensuring all statutory compliance requirements are met. Work closely with the rest of the Finance Department in order to ensure consistency and best practice is developed and maintained across the function, proactively driving the ongoing improvement of business practices and performance across the team. Work co-operatively and positively with all internal departments, providing excellent service and support and advice where applicable. External contact will mainly be with Auditors, Bankers, Suppliers and Customers through the statutory reporting and treasury aspects of this role.

 

Accountant Job Duties:

Year-end statutory audits and month-end and year end reporting

  • Prepare draft financial statements.

  • Preparation of schedules for year-end statutory audits.

  • Prepare month end journals and balance sheet reconciliations perform in Blackline platform.

  • Guide Account Payable and Account Executive by coordinating activities and answering questions.

  • Perform Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) audit or testing on certain SOX key.

  • Handle tax package for corporate and local statutory requirement for two entities in Malaysia.

  • Ad hoc assignment as directed by Manager.

 

Banking & treasury:

  • Processing treasury related journals at month-end and reconciling the balance sheet accounts.

  • Set up standing order and manual payments, including international payments.

  • Prepare regular cash flow forecasting for short term and long-term investments.

This position may require to cover financial accounting and reporting for ONE SEE entities in Malaysia.

Accountant Skills and Qualifications

Accounting, Corporate Finance, Reporting Skills, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Reporting Research Results, SFAS Rules, Confidentiality, Time Management, Data Entry Management, General Math Skills, Taxation, Secretarial.

Requirements
  • A member of MIA with Audit background and 2 years of commercial working experience.
  • Degree in accounting required
  • Able to handle pressure and ad hoc requirements
  • Must have strong work ethics
  • Must be well organized and a self-starter
  • Must be able to follow standard filing procedures
  • Detail oriented, professional attitude, reliable
  • Proficient in Excel and Word, SAP experience a plus
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong problem solving skills, basic accounting principles knowledge, documentation skills, research and resolution skills, data analysis and multi-tasking skills
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable accounts payable/general ledger systems and procedures, financial chart of accounts and corporate procedures
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to interact with employees and vendors in a professional manner
  • Ability to speak and write English fluently
  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
  • Ability to perform mathematical computations such as percentages, fractions, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division quickly and accurately
Note

No contacts from recruitment agencies please.

Sealed Air does not accept unsolicited resumes from vendors (including without limitation search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies) and will not pay any associated fees for unsolicited resumes presented to any employee of our company.

Any resume submitted in the absence of a recruitment agreement with an approved vendor signed by an authorized representative of Sealed Air shall be deemed the sole property of Sealed Air.

Requisition id: 32054 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.

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WHY WORK AT SEALED AIR?

It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.
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