Billing Accountant | Regional Finance | Hong Kong/Shanghai/Malaysia

Hong Kong
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Company Background

FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 6,950 employees located in 30 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as mergers and acquisitions, investigations, litigation, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The Corporate Finance and Restructuring segment consists of over 1,700 professionals located in 64 global offices.

In Asia, FTI Consulting has a team of more than 500 professionals situated in 12 business centres across the region. We deliver solutions through our market-leading business practices of Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Economic Consulting, Forensic & Litigation Consulting, Strategic Communications and Technology.

Position Summary

FTI Consulting is looking for a Billing Accountant with experience within the commercial or accounting sector. This role will be working within the internal finance team to support all areas of FTI Consulting across Asia Pacific. Working within a team of 4, you will be responsible for all aspects of daily billing.

This position reports to the Finance Manager and will be working closely as a team member of the processing and transaction support team. This position will liaise/interact closely with Segments and other APAC offices and communicate well with external bankers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining accurate billing records: process billing requests, preparation of draft bills, posting of complex interim and final bills
  • Responding to clients' and practitioners' enquiries and requests on billing matters
  • Regular check in with segments to process WIP ledger review and billing (such as matter opening, time and cost transfer, write-offs and matter closing)
  • Acting as main point of contact of all Matter Management processes/queries for allocated practice groups, and researching and answering billing questions
  • Supporting ad hoc requests and needs especially relating to matter management aspect of finance
  • Being involved in ad-hoc assignments and provide supports to the department
  • Assisting and adapting to initiatives from firm-wide change programme
Key Requirements

  • At least 3 years working experience
  • Working experience in a law firm would be an advantage but not essential
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and oral) with a polite and professional approach
  • Fluent in Chinese and English (both written and oral)
  • Strong sense of integrity and discretion
  • Proactive manner
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Robustness and composure under pressure
  • Meticulous with good attention to detail
  • A self-starter, hard-working and organised

Career Development

Appropriate training will be provided in order for the role holder to fulfil his or her responsibilities. In response to initiatives by the role holder, or from their line manager, training may be made available to develop their potential skills in order that they might demonstrate personal and professional development which would contribute to the overall success of the Firm. The role holder is expected to demonstrate initiative in respect of their own learning and development.


Job information

Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: Hong Kong


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