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Job Title: Senior Accountant 154851

Primary Location Singapore-Singapore-Singapore
Job: Finance
Schedule: Full-time
Xilinx is the leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs and 3DICs. Xilinx's all-programmable devices are designed into tens of thousands of products that improve the quality of the everyday lives of billions of people worldwide. For over 30 years, Xilinx has been behind some of the greatest advancements in technology and science - from the industry's first fabless semiconductor model to the NASA Curiosity Mars Rover, to today's autonomous vehicles and hyperscale data centers. Xilinx uniquely enables applications that are both software-defined, yet hardware optimized - enabling smart, connected and differentiated applications across technology's biggest megatrends, including Machine Learning, 5G Wireless, Embedded Vision, Industrial IoT and Cloud Computing and more.

If you are a passionate, innovative and an out-of-the-box thinker that enjoys challenging projects, Xilinx is the right place for you. Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative, and creative people to help deliver groundbreaking technologies that enable our customers to differentiate. Come do your best work and live your best life through collaboration, wellness and giving back to your community as a member of the ONEXILINX team.


 Job Responsibilities:

The role will be based in Singapore and will support the accounting function for the Asia Pacific (“APAC) region, which manages a total of 15 entities across 8 different countries in APAC. The key responsibilities for this role will include the following:

  • Managing the General Ledger, Intercompany, Fixed Assets and Cash Management functions for the entities in the APAC region.
  • Carry out full spectrum of month end closing activities and ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies and local statutory laws and regulations.
  • Ensure compliance with both US GAAP and local Accounting Standards in respective countries.
  • Liaising with internal tax department and external consultants on tax issues, tax compliance and tax audits.
  • Acting as local process owner for General Ledger, Fixed Assets and Treasury.
  • Work closely with external auditors, external tax agents, and partner with Xilinx’s Tax & Legal Departments to meet statutory audit and tax requirements for APAC region; and internal auditors for any SOX/operational audits.
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with external auditors on local statutory audits.
  • Actively participate in Oracle system and process improvement projects.
  • Undertake ad hoc projects as assigned.


Preferred/desired Skills:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Powerpoint) and familiarity with Oracle ERP system is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge in US GAAP and IFRS.
  • Fluent in Mandarin as he/she would be responsible for liaising with our internal employees in China as well as external parties including auditors, local authorities and banking officers.
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to work within a dynamic cross-functional team environment.
  • Positive attitude and strong personal desire to “make a difference’.
  • Self-starter demonstrating an ability to work on own as well as ability to work within a team environment;
  • Meticulous and able to work with minimum supervision.


  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or equivalent qualification.
  • Chartered Accountant / Certified Public Accountant would be advantage.
  • Possess 5 years of minimum relevant working experience with at least 2 years in fast-paced MNC environment and/or a large accounting firm.

Job Posting: May 31, 2018, 8:58:53 PM

Xilinx is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Applicants and employees are treated throughout the employment process without regard to age, race, gender, religion, marital status and family responsibilities, disability or sexual orientation.


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