What you’ll be doing...

As the Senior Statutory Accountant you will need to have excellent communication skills with emphasis on your ability to build and maintain good working relations. You need to have good commercial acumen with the initiative to take a commercial view of results from assigned tasks. Your ability to solveproblem and be analytical in your thinking is important for the position.

Audits & Local GAAP Financial Reporting – Taiwan and other APAC countries

  • Ensure Local GAAP books of Verizon Taiwan & other APAC legal entities are compliant with local accounting regulation.
  • Manage relationships with external auditors for Verizon Taiwan to complete the statutory audit, working closely with external audit team.
  • Compilation of audit files, ensuring adequacy of audit supports provided and follow up of audit issues raised.
  • Preparation of local GAAP financial statements, including balance sheet, profit and loss statement, cash flow statement and notes to the accounts in accordance with IFRS/Local accounting standards;
  • Statutory filing of audited financial statements with local company registry and liaision with Company secretary on any finance statutory related matter.
  • Preparation of analysis for regulatory audits, surveys and periodical submission to the Authorities. This includes annual return filed telco license compliance requirement.
  • Manage relationship and the work of external accounting services in Taiwan and other APAC countries to ensure completion of work in timely manner and in accordance with local standards, review work of external consultants etc.

Taxation

  • Support APAC tax team on indirect tax filings, including preparation and filing of indirect tax returns.
  • Provide financial information/analyses for preparation of tax computations and annual corporate tax return.

Others

  • Work with billing team / sales team on handling queries / issues on customer invoicing with relation to VAT.
  • Preparation of monthly accounting journals and balance sheet reconciliation for statutory accounts.
  • Perform monthly income statement review and analysis for management reporting.
  • Research on local GAAP accounting issues and implementation of new accounting policy in accordance with accounting requirement as required.
  • Adhoc accounting project as required.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or relevant work experience.
  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g. CPA).
  • Experience supporting Taiwan and China Corporate accounting and tax compliance.
  • Bilingual fluency in English and Mandarin, both written and spoken.
  • Strong spreadsheet and financial analytical skills.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Computer literacy, particularly with Excel.
  • Experience with SAP / Blackline.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Telecommunications or IT industry experience.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.