Accounting Manager APAC

Finance/Accounting | Singapore

The ideal candidate for this newly-created position in Singapore will have excellent technical, management and communication skills. Attention to detail and the ability to consistently meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment are all necessary in the role. The successful candidate will be responsible for all day-to-day accounting, finance and tax functions for the company’s rapidly-growing Asia-Pacific region and have direct oversight and management of third-party  accounting service providers in multiple countries.

Reporting to the Corporate Controller, the APAC Accounting Manager will liaise on a regular basis with accounting, tax, treasury and financial planning personnel at the company’s San Francisco headquarters.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the accounting and finance functions for three  APAC subsidiaries including direct oversight over third-party accounting firms responsible for processing payroll and daily accounting transactions. This role will be responsible for the review and analysis of monthly financial statements prepared by local service providers to ensure compliance with US generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Working closely with the APAC regional management team, this role will lead financial forecasting and business analysis to support the rapid growth in the region and will be responsible for developing weekly and monthly reporting and analysis of key operating metrics.
  • Develop and manage local accounting processes and ensure compliance with the company’s financial and business policies and practices.
  • Provide senior business leadership in managing various ad hoc projects.

Requirements include:

  • Undergraduate degree in accounting or finance.
  • The ability to relay complex financial data to non financial professionals.
  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive accounting and financial analysis experience.
  • Certified public accountant highly desirable.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience with a multinational enterprise with responsibility for management and statutory reporting.
  • The ability to work autonomously.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in performing all essential duties.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Second language a strong plus.
  • Must be passionate about Airbnb.

We are a dynamic team with large ideas, we move a thousand miles an hour and we need our team members to be able to keep up.  If you think you have the right attitude and experience for this role, hit the apply button now!

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