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Cummins Inc. Accountant in Singapore, Singapore



Responsible for general accounting work required to maintain the department’s general ledger. Performs financial analysis of the department’s chart of accounts and financial statements by identifying and analyzing variances.

Analyzes, records and reports accounting transactions in a timely manner.

Prepares general ledger entries and account reconciliations.

Responds to inquiries received from management, internal and external auditors, Sarbanes-Oxley audit group and others regarding financial results, special reporting requests, etc.

Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.



US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles - Evaluates US accounting standards to record transactions in compliance with requirements and company policies; assesses the accounting requirements and objectives to determine the implications on the business and communicate to stakeholders with varying financial knowledge.

Financial Regulations Acumen - Evaluates applicable regulations for the financial area of focus, such as tax, banking, pension, local accounting to ensure underlying transactions are recorded in compliance with applicable regulations; explains key requirements and purpose of regulations and implications to the business to inform and educate relevant stakeholders.

Financial Internal Controls - Leverages internal control framework by assessing internal controls and developing remediation plans to mitigate financial reporting risks and respond to changing business needs.

Financial Analysis - Interprets financial data by analyzing trends, variances, opportunities and risks to provide insight to stakeholders regarding financial impact to drive business improvement; evaluates financial results against targets to communicate conclusions to all stakeholders; ensures integrity of financial data by investigating variances and determining corrective actions to resolve identified issues.

Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

Action oriented - Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

Nimble learning - Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder.

Self-development - Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required.


Minimal relevant professional work experience in the field of study required.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Finance Controller, your primary duties include General Ledger, audit and tax reporting, as well as the support of administrative duties for intercompany, procurement and fixed asset. You will be involved in projects to drive and improve reporting processes, financial controls and corporate governance.

Key Responsibilities

Prepare and close of monthly and annual financial statements on timely and accurate basis, while ensuring compliance to accounting policies and statutory reporting requirements

Coordinate and liaise with external parties such as external auditors, tax agents, corporate secretarial agents and IRAS – ensuring compliance with all finance filing requirements, tax filing requirements (GST /ACAP), statutory audit

Support intercompany activities, procurement and fixed asset requisition

Assist / Lead in process improvement projects, such as streamlining and enhancement initiatives

Qualifications and Competencies


Good knowledge of IFRS and GST reporting, able to liaise independently with Tax and Statutory Auditors

High level of numeracy and analytical ability

Self-starter,with a can-do attitude, able to plan, organize, take initiative to meet job objectives and deadlines independently

Able to stay driven and passionate in a fast-paced environment

Education, Licenses, Certifications

Degree qualified CA or ACCA or its equivalent


Minimum 3 years of accounting experience in General Ledger focused and / or full set accounting, statutory and GST reporting

Prior Big 4 exposure a plus


Primary Location Singapore-South West-Jurong-Singapore, Singapore, Tuas South Avenue

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 6, 2020, 4:10:56 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2000003M