Team Lead, Asset Accounting

Posted 25 Nov 2019

National Capital - all, National Capital - Philippines

Req Id 200538


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your Role:



  • Oversee Fixed Assets end-to-end Fixed assets operation for APAC, Europe, North America & Latin America Operations
  • Monitor and ensure that Gauss reporting, Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation are on-time Finance Tickets processed within the agreed SLA.
  • Monitoring of the team performance to meet and exceed KPI target set by the organization
  • Provide support in the Internal/External Audit
  • You handle escalations, perform advanced processing for specific Asset activities of a more complex/sensitive nature and provide sign-offs or approvals where needed.
  • Partnership with Local Finance Organization and other MBS Worsktreams to provide a quality output and maintain the integrity of the Fixed Assets Accounting Data.
  • Partnership with Process Management Team to streamline, harmonize and standardize Fixed Asset processes accross regions.
  • Provide guidance and support for issue resolution.
  • Perform some operational work to support the team to deliver services.


  • Provide mentoring and performance feedback to the team members to achieve their career and individual objectives.
  • Encourage the team members to perform and maximize all resources available to seek out better ways of performing the processes and contribute to the process excellence initiatives.
  • Ensure Succession planning and back-up system is in place
  • Achieve 100% participation rate in the EES survey and reduce attrition
  • Hiring and on-boarding Fixed Assets specialists and accountants


  • Involvement in the Fit Gap Analysis for Asset Accounting Transformation projects
  • Identify and on-board resources for Transformation Projects
  • Encourage the team members to perform and maximize all resources available to seek out better ways of performing the processes and contribute to the process excellence initiatives.
  • Support SPA and Exseed projects



Who You Are: 


  • Bachelor degree in finance and accounting or related field required
  • Master’s Degree in Finance / Accounting or CPA licensed preferred but not required
  • More than 5 yrs. of experience in End to End Asset Accounting including Daily (Asset transactions (acquisition, transfer, retirement, impairment, master data maintenance, project system update and maintenance), Month-end closing activities (Depreciation Run, Automatic settlement run, Journal Entry posting), & Reporting process (CAPEX reporting, CIP/AUC Reporting, Balance Account reconciliation
  • 1+ yrs. of experience in manager or team lead function required
  • Experience working in Multicultural environment
  • Experience in a local entity set-up, BPO or Shared Services Center preferred
  • Profound accounting knowledge required
  • Experience in a local entity set-up and also Shared Services Center preferred
  • Experience in SAP or other ERP systems required (Local legacy system, e.g. Scala, Oracle)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tool
  • Fluent in English language skills required




What we offer: At our company, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfill your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life.

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