Accounting Manager

Date: Nov 5, 2022

Location: TH

Company: Sonepar

 

Sonepar Thailand is the largest national B-to-B distributor of electrical, industrial automation and oil and gas products, services and related solutions. We are a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world’s leader in its market.We started our adventure in Thailand in 1994 under the brand DEP Engineering , providing a broad range of electrical products including switchgear, distribution cabinets, cables, wires and lighting, In 2012, DEP Engineering joined Sonepar to continue its development and benefit from the knowledge and the expertise of by the world’s leader. Through this partnership we became one of Thailand’s top electrical products supply firms. In 2014, ETS-Oakwell, an oil and gas specialist in electrical product and solution, founded in 2001, also joined Sonepar and brought its expertise in this highly specialized industry vertical. In 2020, together with Cable Solutions (Thailand), a specialized distributor of cables for residential, commercial and industrial projects, these three companies decided to combine forces and operate as one, Underthe brand Sonepar Thailand.

To explore and learn more about Sonepar Thailand, please visit www.soneparthailand.com

 

Job Responsibilities

The Accounting Manager is responsible for all areas relating to financial reporting. This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. The Accounting Manager supervises staff accountants and is responsible for managing the team to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner.

This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, yearend audit preparation and the support of budget and forecast activities. The Accounting Manager will have contact with senior-level and the firm’s Executive Management and Finance Controller which requires strong interpersonal communication skills both written and verbal.

Responsibilities cover:

  • Oversee and manage the general accounting functions, including, but not limited to: accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, and taxes
  • Help with quarterly and year-end financial audit activities and the annual corporate financial controls audit
  • Assess current practices and procedures, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Prepare, review, and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy and completeness
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and projects as requested
  • Supervise and/or manage general ledger accounting functions
  • Develop staff by managing performance, setting goals, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships
  • Work with external auditors to ensure correct and timely closing and reporting at year-end

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or MBA preferred.
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience with a portion of it being in a supervisory role Thorough knowledge of IFRS
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities across all level of an organization
  • Strong leadership skills with a dedication to driving and achieving results
  • Knowledge of employee relationship building and performance management techniques
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills. Experience with other financial systems.

Key competencies: 

  • Analytical skills
  • Reliable in data analysis
  • Usage of Excel
  • Problem solving
  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills
  • Team Oriented
  • Rigorous and meticulous
  • Organized, meeting deadlines
  • Highly adaptable and flexible to accept new ideas
  • Ability to work under pressure

 

We are interested in knowing more about you! Start an exciting career and enjoy a number of employee benefits by applying online. Sonepar Thailand thanks all applicants, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

More information on Sonepar Thailand:

Website: www.soneparthailand.com