GL Accountant

Date: Nov 15, 2023

Location: BANGKOK, BANGKOK, 10260

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.

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Role & Responsibilities 

  • Ensure Data Accuracy General ledger accountants check that data is accurate. They conduct audits to maintain truthful and precise data in documents.
  • Analyze Financial Information Analyzing and interpreting financial information, general ledger accountants provide assurance that information complies with professional and regulatory standards. They ensure that data supports budgeting and forecasting requirements, and they provide solutions to control issues.
  • Support Monthly and Annual Close Processes At the end of the month or year, general ledger accountants record information such as accrual, deferral, reclass, and interdepartmental entries into the company’s accounting ledger. They perform account analysis to make sure that entries and balances are correct.
  • Reconcile Accounts On a regular basis, general ledger accountants reconcile accounts with the general ledger. They ensure that all entries are accurate and that transactions are reported in accordance with accounting standards and government regulations. When they find errors, they make changes as necessary.
  • Prepare Journal Entries With appropriate supporting documentation, general ledger accountants prepare journal entries relating to amortization, depreciation, accruals, and a variety of other information. They ensure that entries align with generally accepted accounting principles.


  • Problem-solving skills – with strong problem-solving skills, general ledger accountants analyze data and search for inconsistencies, then reconcile inconsistencies and devise solutions to errors
  • Accounting functions – general ledger accountants have knowledge of technical accounting functions and are experienced in financial record keeping and bookkeeping
  • Math skills – since they work with financial documents, general ledger accountants frequently use math to calculate data and ensure that information is correct. They are experienced working with numbers and making calculations with minimal errors
  • Auditing experience – auditing financial statements and documents requires a strong eye for errors and inconsistencies. General ledger accountants correct mistakes as necessary and are comfortable interpreting the accuracy of financial documents
  • Communication skills – general ledger accountants use great verbal and written communication skills to interact effectively with workers of all levels throughout the company

Key competencies:

  • Analytical skills
  • Reliable in data analysis
  • Usage of Excel, Microsoft AX2012
  • Problem solving
  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills


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. 


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