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Lead Accountant


Malaysia - Development Centre

About us

We are looking for a highly motivated, analytical, hands-on Senior Accountant to join our team of DBS Controllers. You will be part of the Controllers team who will Business partner the Finance Director and the key stakeholders to ensure solid control environments and healthy Balance Sheet for Business Entity.

About the role

  • Responsible for the accuracy and timely close for the entities assigned, ensuring compliance to the relevant accounting standards

  • Lead month-end P&L meetings, have discussions on the financials with Market FDs and follow-up on actions raised.

  • Take full accountability for the timely and accurate preparation of the balance sheet reconciliations and ensure availability and completeness of supporting documents.

  • Conduct regular BS reviews with Market FDs and prompt follow-up on action items.

  • Analyse the financial statements and highlighting risks, opportunities and areas of focus to Market, and maintain healthy balance sheet position.

  • Ensure accurate preparation of the Cashflow Forecast, conducts meeting with Market FDs and Treasury team to discuss details and improve on process.

  • Work with DBS OTC operation and local sales team to manage open deduction/open credit\.

  • Support STP team to manage aged open PO and GRIR items, proactively follow up with PO owner to close PO/GRIR on a timely manner.

  • Oversee AR/AP status and work with various stakeholders to achieve OTC and STP metrics.

  • Review and ensure proper controls are in place for all processes managed by DBS.

  • Implement the global process and ensure compliance to internal controls are implemented and monitored.

  • Responsible for annual Statutory Accounts preparation and provide support for annual Tax submission within the timelines as shared by external auditors.

  • Work with Markets to deliver Group & External Audit Requirements such as Statutory Disclosures.

  • Collaborate with Regional tax team to resolve the tax issues and provide the support for tax audits.

About you

  • Degree in Accounting/ACCA or equivalent with 5-6 years of working experience.

  • Knowledge of ERP systems (SAP) is a must particularly on FI (Finance) modules.

  • Positive work attitude, Self-Starter, Hand-on and able to work independently.

  • Display a high degree of integrity and professionalism.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels with both financial and non-financial personnel.

  • Have a strong eye for details and a great team player.

  • Able to adapt to a fast-paced environment under pressure and yet being deadline driven.

  • Desirable: External audit background.


Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition. #LI-DYSON

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.