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Accountant I, Fixed Assets

Manila, Philippines
General Accounting

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805632097W

The Fixed Asset Accountant role is responsible for performing all fixed asset transactions and reconciliations for the North America scope to be serviced by Global Finance Services - Asia Pacific (Manila).

Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

1) Fixed Assets

·         Maintain CAR

·         Capitalize fixed assets and process asset movements

·         Complete FA postings and depreciation

·         Prepare reports and reconcile accounts for analysis and approval

·         Ensure the Fixed Asset master data reflects the information provided by the business.

·         Provide the business with required information for physical inventory and respond to inquiries

·         Run Fixed Assets reports when required

·         Ensure recording of all supporting documentation

·         Ensure book values are reconciled with tax values


2) Customer Service

·         Deliver service excellence and maximize customer service and satisfaction

·         Develop effective working relationships with key stakeholders (external / internal customers, co-workers)

·         Maintain professional attitude during service delivery and resolution of issues

·         Ensure that service levels and targets are met as per Service Level Agreements

·         Perform problem tracking and ensure that issues are properly documented, prioritized, tracked, and resolved within the Service Level Agreements (SLA)

·         Ensure proper and timely escalation of issues so that they are resolved to meet internal and external expectations

·         Use a considerable amount of discretion in escalating issues to appropriate parties - co-workers, team leads and process managers


3) Continuous Improvement

·         Identify opportunities for continuous process improvement and innovate solutions so the team can operate in an efficient and cost effective manner


4) Audit and Compliance

·         Comply with J&J related policies and procedure i.e. Worldwide Procedure (WWP), Internal Control Handbook (ICH), global process and any legal and regulatory requirement that J&J is obliged to adhere to


5) Team Performance

·         Contribute to team effort and assist co-workers as needed to balance workloads

·         Help to create a work atmosphere conducive to a high degree of integrity and teamwork

·         Work both independently and as a team member

·         Cross train with other accountants to provide backup and knowledge of other business areas


  • Bachelor's degree in Accountancy or finance-related course
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) a plus
  • At least 1 year accounting-related experience; fixed assets experience an advantage
  • Experience in a shared services center of a multinational corporation desirable; onsite process migration experience an advantage
  • Strong team working and relationship building skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility to adapt to needs of diverse cultures and business disciplines
  • Good analytical competencies
  • Ability to prioritize own workload
  • Displays ownership of tasks and deliverables, coupled with a sense of urgency to meet deadlines and timetables
  • Ability to work and communicate with management on resolutions of issues or decision making
  • Excellent data entry and processing skills with an eye for detail and accuracy
  • Basic to proven knowledge of general accounting concepts, rules and legal requirements
  • Proficiency in basic MS Office applications (Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, Word) required; experience with SAP or other ERPs an advantage
  • Willing to travel for business/training (as required)
  • Willing to work on weekends and Philippine holidays (as needed)
  • Willing to work on graveyard shifts
  • Willing to be assigned 

Primary Location
Philippines-National Capital-Manila
Johnson & Johnson International (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. - ROHQ
Job Function
General Accounting
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