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Brown-Forman Accountant (Southeast Asia) in Bangkok, Thailand

Meaningful Work from Day One

  • Perform A&P/Discount/SG&A expense (P2P) payment and related booking for Singapore and Thailand

  • Perform the Record to Report (R2R) function and be responsible for the accuracy and integrity of the accounting books for Singapore and Thailand and comply with both US GAAP, local statutory requirements, tax regulations and and B-F internal policies and procedures, in a timely manner

  • Business partnering by providing advice on accounting and compliance matters

  • Support system implementations and process improvements and ad hoc analysis for these markets

  • Handle VAT/WHT related matters timely and correctly by partnering with our external agents

  • Be the point of contact for any tax queries from Corporate Tax/Govt Agencies

  • Any ad hoc requests

What you will experience

1. Procure to Pay (P2P)

  • Maintain vendor master data

  • Prepare vendor payments requests and record in SAP

  • Respond to any ad hoc banking requests such as providing remittance receipt to customers

  • Marketing and sales support on any payment request and queries

  • Liaise with bank relationship manager, corporate accounts payable team and treasury team to resolve banking or payment/Coupa related issues

  • Manage the various queries related to Concur and T&E policy

2. Record to Report(R2R)

  • Closing the book (journal entries) and TB analysis

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation

  • Support internal and external audit

  • Manage all accounting queries such as expense classification

  • Ensure all expenses are valid and correctly stated as per local and US GAAP

  • Ensure timely clearance of FEBA and reconcile with bank balance

  • Work with the global accounting team to ensure that the books are GAAP compliant

3. Tax Accounting

  • Handle VAT/WHT related matters timely and correctly by partnering with our external agents

  • Prepare CIT and submit in Onesource on a quarterly basis

  • Be the point of contact for any tax queries from Corporate Tax

4. Process improvement & System implementation

  • Support any global and regional roll out of tools e.g. Blackline, SAP HANA

  • Drive accounting process efficiency and effectiveness through liaison with key stakeholders

5. Internal Control

  • Ensure robust internal control system for per ROW Internal Control Framework

  • Document Control - ensure completeness of important documents (i.e. contract with 3rd party suppliers, office lease contract, T&E/A&P documents, agency contract, etc.

Your Profile

  • 5 years’ experience in an accounting function with similar responsibilities

  • Experience working with SAP or similar ERP platforms

  • Experience in Local GAAP and local tax regulations

  • Good knowledge of Google Sheets, Docs and Slides

  • Verbal and written fluency in English required

  • Ability to work independently with punctuality and attention to details

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance and/or accounting or business administration

  • Good communication and influencing skills, service oriented.

  • Ability to work independently with punctuality and attention to details

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • High level of integrity and trust

Enriching life, Enriching careers

Brown-Forman believes that everyone should be their authentic selves in our workplace. We strive to create an inclusive culture that empowers individuals to contribute their uniqueness. Together, our diversity is what makes our business great.

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Finance

City: Bangkok

State: Bangkok

Country: THA

Req ID: JR-00003090

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