Mandarin /Cantonese Speaking Accountant
A qualified Mandarin / Cantonese speaking accountant based in South East London. Working in the property asset management sector, liaising and working heavily with China & Hong Kong stakeholders. This person will be responsible for the UK accounts reporting to the finance team in Hong Kong.
One of the biggest property portfolios in the world, across Hong Kong Shanhai, London and other key cities throughout the world including London. Offices include assets in commercial property, mining and hotels. Considerable assets are made up of investment funds, bonds and stocks.
Sole responsibility over the UK accounts /Statutory accounts and handling industry and property accounts within the UK
Preparation of the financial statements & monhtly management accounts
Assisting in budgets, preparation of monthly comparison of budget to actual
preparation of VAT returns
Daily monthly bank recs, broker reconciliations, daily cash reports and bank transfers across Asia
Running year end audits, contribution of drafting statutory reports
Liaising with stakeholders in China and Hong Kong (with the ability to speak Cantonese and/or Mandarin).
Mandarin / Cantonese /English essential for this role (desirable to have both)
CPA qualified / ACCA /ACA/CIMA or equivalent
Experience with handling property, industry accounting
Experience working in a small family team environment within the UK function
Legal right to work in the UK
Salary < £60,000 plus bonuses
Huge flexibility offered (working from home, negotiable hours)
Pension up to 8% matched
Supportive team culture
Ability to connect with Hong Kong / Chinese colleagues