Accountant, APAC

Date: Jul 7, 2024

Location: Kowloon Bay, HK

Company: Under Armour

Values & Innovation

At Under Armour, we are committed to empowering those who strive for more, and the company's values - Act Sustainably, Celebrate the Wins, Fight on Together, Love Athletes and Stand for Equality - serve as both a roadmap for our teams and the qualities expected of every teammate.

 

Our Values define and unite us, the beliefs that are the red thread that connects everyone at Under Armour. Our values are rallying cries, reminding us why we're here, and fueling everything we do.

 

Our pursuit of better begins with innovation and with our team's mission of being the best. With us, you get the freedom to go further - no matter your role. That means developing, delivering, and selling the state-of-the-art products and digital tools that make top performers even better.

 

If you are a current Under Armour teammate, apply to this position on the Internal Career Site Here. 

Purpose of Role

This individual will support Accounting operations for our APAC Retail entities

Your Impact

  • Manage month-end closing and prepare management accounts for HK & Japan streamline daily accounting operations that are in compliant with local GAAP or US GAAP, all local statutory reporting requirements and the group policy.
  • Perform account reconciliations in Blackline, clear aged items and ensure proper supporting documents are obtained.
  • Review and validate licensing business royalty calculation.
  • Handle Own & Operated retail stores accounting operation in Hong Kong including store opening, year-end stock take, sales audit & loyalty program calculation.
  • Assist in preparation of procedural guidelines for the accounting function, including SAP standard operational procedure (SOP). Identify key areas where unnecessary processes that can be eliminated and achieve greater operational efficiency when interacting with other systems.
  • Manage annual statutory audit for Hong Kong entities.
  • Provide support to FP&A team throughout the budget process.
  • Perform ad hoc tasks as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Accounting/Finance or related discipline
  • Semi-Qualified accountant from ACCA/ HKICPA or equivalent
  • At least 5 years' accounting experiences in sizeable multinational company. Retail experience is a plus.
  • Strong communication, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Mandarin
  • Mature and independent with high level of proactiveness
  • Proficiency in PC skills, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Experience with FMS or other large ERP systems is a plus

Workplace Location

  • Location: This individual must reside within commuting distance from our HK office.

Benefits & Perks

 

  • Paid "UA Give Back" Volunteer Days: Work alongside your team to support initiatives in your local community.
  • Under Armour Merchandise Discounts
  • Maternity and Parental Leave for eligible and FMLA-eligible teammates
  • Health & fitness benefits, discounts and resources- We offer teammates across the country programs to promote physical activity and overall well-being. 

 

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Our Commitment to Diversity

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, family or paternal status and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. Accommodation is available for applicants with disabilities upon request.