Working at Dezan Shira & Associates is about growth. That means developing skills, making a difference, and achieving goals to help colleagues and clients reach new heights.

Accounting Associate

Location: China, Shanghai
Function: Corporate Accounting Services
Role: Associate

Full time

Principal Responsibilities: (Essential Functions)

  • Provide FIEs with various accounting-related services including but not limited to:
  • Ensure compliance with the applicable P.R.C. laws, regulations, codes and rules of accounting
  • Make bookkeeping, accounting and reporting in accordance with applicable accounting regulations of P.R.C.
  • Maintain and securely store the accounting vouchers, accounts and other documents of the clients
  • Assist the customers to improve internal capital / fund management, provide proper consultancy related to financial management of the clients
  • Regular analysis and checking of accounting data, identifying and settling problems in a timely and accurate manner
  • Provide services and advisory relating to taxation
  • Prepare and submit tax returns in time on behalf of the clients such as Individual Income Tax, Business Tax, Value Added Tax, Corporate Income Tax, etc.
  • Be responsible for communication with various government authorities and other related companies, including the tax authority, public finance office, banks and CPA firms
  • Participate in accounting and taxation services relating to ad-hoc projects for clients
  • Other tasks assigned by the Company

Job Requirements

  • Excellent oral and written communication ability
  • Good customer service attitude and skills
  • Excellent in Chinese GAAP and China tax law
  • Independently prepare accounting vouchers, ledgers and financial statements in English in a timely, accurate & efficient manner for multiple clients (Wholly Owned Foreign Invested Enterprises / Representative Offices)
  • Provide reliable information relating to accounting & tax compliance and reporting package upon Clients’ request
  • Good spoken and written English and Mandarin
  • Be flexible enough to adapt to working under tight deadlines
  • Reliable and accurate; with effective problem-solving skills and ability to work as a good team player
  • Experience in Kingdee Software, with good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor/above degree, major in accounting or taxation
  • Possession of certification as a middle level Chinese professional accountant is a plus

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