Mediterranean Shipping Co. (Switzerland) Asia Regional Office Pte Ltd – Finance Assistant

Mediterranean Shipping Co. (Switzerland) Asia Regional Office Pte Ltd
Finance Assistant
Date Listed
05 Apr 2024
Job Type
Experienced / Senior Executive
Job Period
Immediate Start, For At Least 6 Months
Accounting / Auditing / Taxation
Sea Transport
Location Name
Temasek Boulevard, Suntec City, Singapore
3 Temasek Blvd, Singapore 038983
Allowance / Remuneration
$3,300 - 4,500 monthly
Company Profile

A world leading shipping and logistics company.

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is a global business engaged in the shipping and logistics sector. Present in 155 countries, MSC facilitates international trade between the world’s major economies, and among emerging markets across all continents.

Founded in 1970 and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, since 1978, MSC is a privately-owned organization driven by the Aponte family. A world leader in container shipping, MSC has evolved from a one vessel operation into a globally respected business with a fleet of 760 vessels and 180,000 employees.

MSC delivers goods and services to local communities, customers, and international business partners. With access to an integrated global network of road, rail and sea transport resources, the company prides itself on delivering global service with local knowledge.

Through a network of 675 offices, MSC ensures that shippers can talk directly to our representatives, as well as using a variety of e-business solutions for digitalized cargo bookings. Responding to the needs of our customers, MSC is a major driving force behind the evolution of smart containers in our industry, helping to set the standards for digital shipping.

MSC calls at 520 ports on 300 trade routes, carrying some 23 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) annually, via a modern fleet, equipped with the latest green technologies.

Over the years, MSC has diversified its activities to include overland transportation, logistics and a growing portfolio of port terminal investments. Today, our focus remains true to our roots, and we continue to build and retaining long-term trusted partnerships with customers of all size and scale.

Job Description

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in accounting operations of company and control systems and transaction-processing operations
  • Preparation of accounts closing ( monthly journals, management reporting, reconciliation )
  • Processing of Accounts Payable and payment
  • Issue timely and complete financial statements
  • Assist the production of the annual budget and forecast
  • Support and coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit
  • Comply with local finance reporting requirements
  • Preparation of GST and income tax filing
  • Perform financial analysis
  • Handle partial cost control matters

Pre-requisites for the above position:

- Proficient in SAP and MS Office applications

- Degree in Accountancy or equivalent.

- Familiar with FRS

- Strong analytical ability, good interpersonal and communication & writing skills

- Meticulous, self-driven and independent to work under pressure to meet deadlines

- Believe in team-driven culture

- Good organizational skills with positive attitude

- Possess the abilities to look beyond numbers with attention to details

- Preferably with audit experience and/or tech savvy

Application Instructions
Please apply for this position by submitting your text CV using InternSG.
Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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