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Accountant

Join the Magic

 

Our Mission

 

At Puratos, we create innovative food solutions for the health and well-being of people everywhere. As the global leader in bakery, patisserie and chocolate ingredients, we help our customers to be successful with their business, by turning technologies and experiences from food cultures around the world into new opportunities.

 

We are more than 10.000 employees in over 70 countries and have a consolidated turnover of 2.2 billion euros (in 2021). Our passion for innovation, a pioneering spirit and the unique Puratos culture drive our solid growth and vision for the future. This, along with our commitment to our local communities, is what makes working at Puratos so magical.

 

To strengthen our team in Kuala Lumpur, we are looking for:

 

Accountant

(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)

 

 

Your Mission

 

Reporting directly to the Finance Director, the successful candidate for this key function will be developing & maintaining an effective & efficient Financial Planning, Reporting & Central Support Systems in order to support the operating departments in achieving their objectives.

 

 

What you will do

 

  1. Organise and manage the accounting, personnel administration, and data processing functions in such a way that a reliable and timely administration and reporting can be assured for internal use and Group purposes, with respect of all statutory and operational requirements.
  2. Ensure the implementation and respect of internal procedures in order to guarantee the safeguarding and optimal use of the assets of the Company.  This includes strict debtors management, stock control, cash management, trade creditors, control of fixed assets, application of Group and local generally accepted accounting priciples, analysis of investments in accordance with Groups principles.
  3. Ensure the application of the Group Finance principles and procedures.
  4. Analyzing financial information of the Company and Support the decisión –making process with relevant data.
  5. Provide the financial part of the long term and short term planning (Budget) process of the business. Act as the feeder of the Budget process.
  6. Process Cost accounting – responsible for the accurate reporting of Cost of Goods Manufactured and Sold
  7. Performs regular cycle counts to correct inventory misstatements.
  8. Monthly reconciliation and updating of standard costs to actual costs.
  9. Comply with all fiscal and statutary requrements.
  10. Manage financing requirements and optimize cash management in coordination with the Group treasury finction.
  11. Respect and ensure application of internal control procedures, in accordance with Group guidelines, in order to minimize the risks of mistakes and fraud.
  12. Carry out other tasks as assigned by the superior of the management.
  13.  Promote safe and healthy working environment within the compay
  14. Fully Support the implementation of GMP, HACCP, FSSC 22000, HALAL, Golden Unicorn and other systems of the Company.

 

 

What we expect from you

  • Degree in Accounting or ACCA.
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in handling full sets of accounts
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, knowledge of SAP preferred.
  • Ability to intepret financial/final accounts.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to supervise and work independently
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills.

 

 

What you can expect from Puratos

You will join a fast-growing, stable family business that has become an international market leader with a corporate culture in which innovation and entrepreneurship are part of our main priorities. You will benefit from a great deal of freedom in your work, with plenty of room for initiative.

A great work environment with lots of challenges is what you can expect:

You'll get responsibilities and the possibility to take ownership of your work

You'll get training and career opportunities to build your career within our company

You can count on a competitive compensation and benefit package.

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