Senior Accounting Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Shenzhen, Guangdong, China · Hong Kong
Posted on Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Help us run and improve our Finance in Asia

The opportunity:

At Flexport, we believe global trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make it easy and accessible for everyone. We’re shaping the future of a $8.6T industry with solutions powered by innovative technology and exceptional people. Today, companies of all sizes—from emerging brands to Fortune 500s—use Flexport technology to move nearly $19B of merchandise across 112 countries a year.

With offices on three continents, our team is as global as our client base and we’re excited to continue building a product and service they love. Wherever you are, whichever role you play, you’re guaranteed to share your day with committed, encouraging, and resourceful team members.

As a result of our global expansion, we’re looking to hire a Senior Accounting Analyst for Flexport Asia to join our growing Asia Team. You will be part of Flexport’s Global Finance and Accounting Team which collaborates as a strategic partner to clients, partners, and all internal departments. We need someone able to create strong processes to keep up with our rapid international growth!

What you'll do:

Accounting & month end close:

  • Reconcile APAC inter-company transactions, and actioning adjustments as required
  • Prepare APAC consolidated accounting elimination workbook for management review to ensure accurate group reporting
  • Work on the monthly VAT reconciliation between booking and tax, and follow up on variances
  • Prepare monthly statistic report for Shanghai
  • Government subsidy application for APAC entities
  • Support local book review for assigned Asia expansion entities
  • Support on statutory audit

Tax Compliance:

  • Responsible for tax compliance on a regular basis for assigned entities, including but not limited to monthly VAT and quarterly CIT returns;
  • Prepare and post tax entries for VAT, CIT for China entities.
  • Prepare tax payment request to ensure they are approved and paid within due date
  • Support on monthly Transfer Pricing calculation for Shanghai and Shenzhen

What you'll need:

  • Education in Tax, Finance or Accounting
  • 3-5 year’s corporate accounting & tax working experience
  • Experienced at preparing and submitting local statutory and tax requirements
  • Familiar with CN/US GAAP and accounting practice with strong professional ethic and eyes to details
  • Comprehensive understanding of PRC tax laws and regulations, having international tax experience would be plus
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills with detail-orientated mindset
  • Able to work independently and proactively in a team-orientated environment
  • Able to meet tight deadlines under pressure as well as a good team player
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English