Job Description

Job Summary

The Cross-Border Finance Analyst is responsible for determine the financial implications of Accenture’s tax equalization policy for personnel on cross border assignments. Support the enforcing of financial positions and implementation of accounting procedures at country levels in line with global model for cross border assignments

Key Responsibilities

Value Creator

  • 360º client value creation in sustainable ecosystem
  • Participate in team initiatives for process improvement, fully involvement on team innovation and digitalization, visualization agenda, proactively cope by embracing change

Business Operator

  • Complete the transfer of hypothetical tax credits and home office tax and compliance costs to host countries to allow true ups in host locations
  • Complete the true up of actual tax costs to accruals on a per person basis once all home and host matters are complete in order to establish residual tax differential costs to be passed on to client/operating unit and to clear balances from the balance sheet
  • Maintain Cross Border Account Reconciliations and resolve issues encountered
  • Review and process monthly Inpatriate Tax Accruals based on the tax cost estimates report sent from host PM team
  • Assist with the resolution of queries from host countries relating to hypothetical tax collected
  • Complete Cross Border Finance Quarterly Balance Sheet Review
  • Maintain the Global Transfer Finance (GTF) database for the country and ensure all data are mapped and recorded correctly in GTF
  • Be responsible for the detailed process execution in accordance with USGAAP, and Accenture policy

 People Developer

  • Develop Financial and accounting skills
  • Participate in the knowledge exchange and operation review
  • Develop understanding of the internal systems and Accenture's global policies as applicable to Cross Border Finance
  • Improvement on business writing and interpersonal skill, develop ability to effectively communication and a “can-do” attitude

Key Relationships

  • GBSN China Controllership
  • Global Cross Border Finance Lead
  • Global Mobility Team
  • ET&I Team
  • Client Finance Management Teams
  • Project Managers
  • Internal Auditors
  • External Relationships: Auditors
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Qualifications and Experience

  • University degree or equivalent higher education qualification
  • Recommended Certifications, Licenses, etc:  ACCA, CPA or equivalent preferred

  • Financial and Accounting Operations; Financial Analysis; General Ledger; Month End / Year End Processing; Balance Sheets; Journal Entries
  • Good English writing and oral communication skills
  • Being a fast learner with analytical, problem solving, and multi-tasking skills
  • Good technical skills with MS Excel and Outlook
  • Experience of working with SAP R/3, or similar systems
  • Detail-oriented 

Work Experience

  • 2 + years working experience in accounting roles

Work Requirements

  • None - possible need to travel for meetings

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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