Financial Accountant

Date: 17-Aug-2022

Location: Taguig City, Philippines

Company: Canon

About Us

As a market leader in Business Process Optimisation and IT services for over 20 years, Canon Business Services Centre Philippines helps organisations optimise, automate, and transform their operations, setting them up for greater growth. We work collaboratively with customers to get the results they want, delivering bespoke solutions designed to meet and exceed their business needs, overcoming challenges, and freeing them up to focus on what sets them apart.

We’re trusted by industry leaders because of our dedicated customer focus, and agile approaches to solving our clients’ key challenges. With a commitment to delivering the best service management experience possible, many clients have partnered with us for more than a decade. The solutions we deliver are reliable, scalable, and cost-effective, helping customers to not just get ahead but stay ahead.

When you join Canon Business Services Centre, you’ll find a rewarding culture that values you. You’ll be empowered to focus on your career progression and turn your goals into reality as an integral part of the group’s success.


About the Role

The Financial Accountant is responsible for ensuring that all journal entries, month-end allocations and general ledgers reconciliations are completed accurately and reported on a timely basis to enable other divisions with financial information to enable them to make effective business decisions. The role will be assigned the following responsibilities:

  • Ensure that journal entries are posted on time for monthly reporting;
  • Ensure all month end allocations journal recodes are processed before finalisation of CA & Consolidated accounts;
  • Finalise year end accounts, including reviewing of provision amounts and documentation supplied by divisions ensuring provisions are fully supported;
  • Co-ordinate and ensure that all general ledger reconciliations are completed accurately and on a timely basis and reviewed in Blackline;
  • Ensure that reconciling items are cleared on a timely basis. Delegate resolution to appropriate staff and escalate unresolved issues;
  • Coordinate and ensure all creditor accounts/statements are reconciled and all outstanding/overdue items are cleared on a timely basis;
  • Ensure all queries are handled promptly and professionally;
  • Ensure all journals are completed in accordance with monthly reporting timetables;
  • Assist in month end closing for CA and subsidiaries;
  • Ensure all reconciliations are completed in accordance with monthly timetables;
  • Ensure Management fees and fixed charges journal are posted and invoices are issued every 20th of the month;
  • Identify any issues on reconciliations as they arise. Escalate any material issues to management;
  • Maintain Blackline for CA which includes uploading of bank statements and processing bank reconciliation.



  • Bachelor’s/College Degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • Professional License (Certified Public Accountant) is an advantage but not required
  • At least 3 year (s) of working experience in the related field is required
  • Computer literacy (minimum Intermediate Excel, Intermediate Access)
  • Excellent communication skills verbal and written
  • Good level of initiative
  • Eye for detail
  • Efficient time management

If this sounds like you, we’d love you to apply!  


We believe in the power of an inclusive and diverse workforce. We trust you will bring your authentic self to work, and we will focus on making sure that together, we make a strong contribution to the broader community in which we operate. Where possible, flexible working arrangements are the norm, as we know a better work-life balance can improve your motivation, performance, and productivity.


As an equal opportunity employer, all applicants will be considered. Benefits/perks may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Canon Group and the country where you work. All applicants must be eligible to work in the country they are applying to at the time of application.


Looking to join this diverse team? Apply online now.

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