Qualified Accountant

Qualified Accountant

Full Time
About this role

We are seeking a qualified Accountant for our Chengdu office, so apart from having excellent experience in accounting, tax, and legal processes, you will need to be bilingual in Chinese and English as you will be responsible for all accounts for China and responsible for communicating accounts information with our Head Office in England.


  • Responsible for Accounting, Tax, legal processes and bookkeeping tasks recording and reviewing all transactions; AR / AP / GL
  • Complete monthly P&L, monthly balance sheet reconciliation and other monthly reports (submit to Head Office on time)
  • Prepare (and translate) Accounts Payable documentation including all payments to suppliers, staff and other companies
  • Sending out Accounts Receivable documentation including invoicing, receipting and cheque collection as necessary
  • Prepare payments (BACS, Voucher, cheque)
  • Prepare monthly tax returns including Value Added Tax, Withholding Tax and Corporate Income Tax
  • Manage fixed asset, accruals, prepayments
  • Credit control (Collection/ Payment)
  • Checking and confirming petty cash reconciliations
  • Liaise with Head office for daily / weekly / monthly accounting reports and cashflow
  • Liaise with the auditors for year end accounts
  • Other ad hoc assignments

Skills and expertise for the role:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Accounting, or  Business Administration, Economics, Finance,  Marketing, Tax, Laws
  • At least 3-5 years in accounting field auditing, or Tax. Also, and having CPA is advantageous
  • Good standard of computer systems literacy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bi-lingual in Chinese and English
Contact email

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter by email to Angela Rabone (angela.hr@mecmesin.com) referencing the job title.

Why work at Mecmesin

Mecmesin is a family friendly company that genuinely cares about every employee and their individual needs.

As an employee of Mecmesin your benefits will include:

  • flexi-time working
  • life assurance scheme
  • childcare voucher scheme
  • private healthcare cover
  • subsidised gym membership

There's a social calendar packed with activities and gatherings, including our Summer BBQ and Christmas parties.

We also organise two fundraising events every year, to support charities chosen by our people.

And not forgetting the fresh fruit, photography competitions, cycle rides, walks and much more... we encourage all of our people to get out and about to stay healthy!