Financial Accountant

Flow Traders, Hong Kong

If you're passionate about trading & technology, you'll find success.

Flow Traders Hong Kong is looking for a Financial Accountant to join our APAC Finance team. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business.  We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

In addition to booking entries to the general ledger, managing accounts payable and receivable, and generating financial reports, the APAC Finance Team stays up to date about new regulations and accounting standards. The Team also focuses on areas for automations thereby increases operational efficiency.

At Flow Traders you will be working on various projects and new initiatives that require your input from a finance perspective. You will notice that no day is the same at Flow Traders and that your planning may be jeopardized by new initiatives, but that is exactly what you like about the job.

What You Will Do

  • Handle accounts payable, account receivables and cash forecasting for Hong Kong and Singapore entities
  • Perform daily bank reconciliations and facilitate weekly payment process
  • Handle monthly payroll processing and accounting bookings
  • Be involved in vendor management, expenses management and accrual accounting
  • Assist in month-end intercompany invoicing and current account settlement
  • Support the timely and accurate financial reporting of the APAC entities
  • Initiate, implement and optimize automated processes and systems
  • Assist in preparation and filing of tax returns, GST and various other compliance reporting
  • Work cross-functionally with team members in other departments (Risk/Mid-Office, IT)
  • Supporting on a variety of ad hoc projects as required

What You Need to Success

We are looking for an ambitious Financial Accountant with 2-4 years of working experience, preferably gained within in-house financial institution or a Big Four firm. You have the ability to communicate (both written and spoken) perfectly in English.

  • You are a self-starter and a proactive team player
  • You are a detail-oriented person who demonstrate high accuracy in work deliverables
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • You have an excellent command of Microsoft Excel
  • Preferably database experience (SQL)
  • Experience with Exact and OneStream is nice to have
  • CPA/ ACCA is a plus

Recruitment Process

  1. Submit your resume and motivation letter
  2. Speak with our Recruitment team
  3. Meet with members of our APAC Finance Team
  4. Meet with members of our Global Management Team

What We Offer

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer competitive salary, annual discretionary profit share and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend domain-related conferences
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage
  • In-house lounge with a bar, pool table and console games;
  • Daily catered breakfast and lunch with healthy snacks and drinks available throughout the day;
  • In-house hairdresser and massage therapist;
  • Personal trainers, weekly boot camps and a subsidized gym membership;
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • and more!

Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.

About Flow Traders

Flow Traders is a leading global technology-enabled liquidity provider specializing in exchange traded products (ETPs) and now expanding into other asset classes, such as FX, Fixed Income and Cryptocurrency. Our ambition is to become a one-stop shop liquidity platform in the financial markets globally. Supported by our proprietary technology platform, we provide liquidity in financial products that help contribute to more efficient markets.

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