Manager, Client Accounting

Job description

Key responsibilities

Supporting the Client Accounting team, the Accounts Manager will be involved with managing the client accounting team and to provide value-added financial advisory to clients.

  • Manage and handle new businesses including fee proposal preparation, and follow up on proposals
  • Manage and lead a Team
  • Provide guidance and effective coaching to Singapore and Johor Bahru Team
  • Follow up with new clients on services engaged
  • Process Improvement – continuous review of process with the aim to improve quality and timeliness of reporting
  • Liaising with business units within the Group on client accounting matters
  • Responsible for portfolio management of clients
  • Manage and provide guidance to the team(s)
  • Review full set of accounts, including GST return preparation
  • Review unaudited financial statement
  • Review XBRL
  • Attend to client request and query
  • Liaison for any payment process required
  • Responsible for portfolio billing and collection
  • Assign portfolio to junior team members
  • Attend to Audit query for yearly account closing
  • Ensure all staff has 85% chargeability and 100% time recording

Qualifications and other requirements


  • Independent, self-motivated and energetic team player
  • Versatile with a keen eye for details
  • High professional integrity
  • Strong business acumen

Special Skills

  • Comprehensive knowledge on application of Singapore accounting standards
  • Excellent communication skills and influencing skills to liaise with senior management, clients and business partners
  • Ability to manage, train and inspire team members
  • Demonstrated skills in managing projects and communicating effectively with clients and teams at all levels

Relevant Experience

  • Minimum 3 - 4 years relevant working experience in professional firms would be an added advantage

Minimum Education

  • Degree in Finance and/or Accounting or an equivalent qualifications

Computer Skills

  • Knowledge of MYOB computer software
  • Knowledge in payroll administration
  • Good written and oral communication skills in English
  • Strong technical knowledge of SFRS and XBRL reporting
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office Applications


  • Fluency of both spoken and written in English and Chinese

Need more information

For further information about this role, please email

HR - Singapore

Job Location

Vistra Singapore, 60 Paya Lebar Road, #08-43 Paya Lebar Square, Singapore 409051