Finance Manager/Bookkeeper (Xero/Aust. experience preferred) to join Philippines based team

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Full Time


43,000 php after probabtionary period




Jan 18, 2020


Our Australian based company is seeking an experienced accounting professional to manage the financial aspects of our businesses

Company description
Our group of companies provides high quality children’s extracurricular and enrichment activities in Australia. With 40 teachers and 8 support staff, our managing director is ready to delegate the management of financial affairs due to recent expansion and lifestyle changes. Our unique and rewarding business is in need of an Finance Manager/Accountant/Bookkeeper to manage and report on the financial affairs of the company.

You will be working from home during Manila business hours, liasing with 5 other home-based Customer Service/Admin staff in Manila and 2 in Australia, and working closely with the Director on the financial affairs of the company.

Supervision of all accounts and finances
Review journal entries, maintain and reconcile general ledger accounts weekly
Prepare accounts payable to be paid
Follow up on accounts receivable
Ensure accurate and timely quarterly and yearly financial reporting and variance analysis
Prepare Forecasts and establish budgets and anticipate cashflows
Prepare financial reports and KPIs for Managing Director
Manage BAS, IAS and Superannuation lodgements
Prepare ad hoc and financial reports, analysis, and statistics as required by the Director
Support and work with Australian based accountant
Create processes for efficiency your role
Ensure that financial governance and compliance is carried out

Pay and conditions
PHP 250/hr after probationary period, Up to PHP 300+/hr with good track record and long service.
Manila time Mon-Fri
40 hours per week
Opportunity for pay rises based on value you provide to the managing director and the financial transparency of the business

Job requirements
Reliable and fast internet
Suitable computer
A suitable and quiet place from which you can work effectively and without distraction.

Personal Attributes
Experience in an in-house finance role
High integrity and honesty and high attention to detail.
Understand and demonstrate company values.
Hard working and self motivated.
Must work diligently during work hours.
Keep client data safe and secure.
Be available at all times during business hours

Must have excellent communications skills and be quick to respond to messages.
Experienced with Xero accounting platform desired.
Strong problem solving skills.
fortable using technology.
High attention to detail.
Be able to quickly refer to resources as needed.

your reply, please attach your resume, and explain how your experience makes you a good fit for this position. With particular reference to any Xero/Australian experience.

We typically only interview 1 in 20 applicants so an initial message that gives good information about you and your background will increase your chances of gaining an interview.

Finance & Management
Bookkeeping Payroll Tax Preparation
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