Accounting Specialist

Permanent contract|Beijing|Finance

Accounting Specialist

Beijing, China Permanent contract Finance


  • Regular review and update Chart of Account.
  • Accounting referential set up and review, accounting Schema review and setup according to CAS/IFRS
  • Daily/Weekly/Monthly general ledger result monitoring, reconciliation control and trouble shooting.  
  • Supervise account closing process and ensure high quality accounting data to downstream user.  
  • Regularly prepare and communicate structural foreign exchange position dashboard and support hedging activity.
  • Support structural risk, liquidity risk and scarce resource management as accounting data provider.
  • Contribute to new product committee and/or transformation project as accounting team representative.  
  • Supervise service provider’s delivery quality and follow up if any anomaly.  
  • Ad-hoc assigned by Line manager

Profile required

Academic  Background (degree and major)

  • Bachelor’s degree or above, in Accounting or Finance

Working Experience /Technical Skills & Know how

  • 5 years or above relevant experience in accounting/finance function in international company, with experience in banking industry as a plus.

Skills & Competencies

  • Strong risk awareness
  • Autonomous and motivation to grow in banking industry
  • Good interpersonal skills, and able to work under pressure

Language Skills

  • Good command of English in both writing and speaking

Computer Skill

  • Strong skills in MS Office, light coding knowledge and experience is a plus.

Professional Qualification (if applicable)

  • Accounting qualification (e.g., CAP, ACCA), CFA/FRM as a plus.

Business insight

Company Description

Societe Generale, one of Europe's leading financial services groups and a major player in the economy for over 150 years, supports 30 million clients every day with 133,000 staff in 61 countries. Our Group draws on our European roots to develop our activities internationally. Our unique geographic positioning enables us to connect Europe, Russia, and Africa with major global financial centres in Asia and the Americas. The Group combines financial strength, proven expertise in innovation and a sustainable growth strategy with the objective of creating value for all our stakeholders. We seek to be a trusted partner in the projects of those building tomorrow's world today.

Societe Generale China

SG China, head quarter based in Beijing, has a 40 years presence in China market. It’s IT department, consist of 3 sub-teams GTS, FTB IT and REG IT, is responsible for all local IT infrastructure/application maintenance and evolution to support different business lines in China including Cash Management, Trade Finance etc.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000POK
Entity: Societe Generale China Limited
Starting date: 2022/11/07
Publication date: 2022/09/08