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Senior Finance Officer (locals only)

Finance | Manila, Philippines | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

IDP is a global leader in international education services. We help international students study in English speaking countries. Our success comes from connecting students with the right course in the right university or institution and the right country.

IDP Education is a global leader in the international education industry which operates a number of related business lines including; international student placement; English language testing; English language Training; and Hotcourses. We are a rapidly growing global organization with ambitious future expansion plans.

IDP Education is a publicly listed company in Australia. Education Australia, a company representing 38 prestigious Australian Universities, owns 50% of the shares in the business with the remaining 50% held by public investors.


  • Key responsibilities includes but is not limited to performing operational accounting tasks (cash management, AR & receipting, manual invoicing, inter-company transactions, AP & expense control, fixed assets control), consolidation of financial results for Manila and Cebu offices, local statutory compliance (supporting finance manager in audit activity, managing tax filings, license renewal), planning & analysis (budgeting, forecasting, cost reviews, P&L, business case recommendations)


  • Bachelor degree or equivalent professional qualification in Accounting and Finance.

  • Certified Public Accountant

  • at least 4-6 years relevant experience in accounting and preferably with auditing experience

  • Experience in financial management and use of accounting software/database and excel spreadsheets

  • Knowledge in Philippines accounting standards, taxation and legal compliance

  • Experience in a multi-national company

Aspiring candidates must have:

  • Knowledge of Oracle / Hyperion systems

  • High level of accuracy in data entry and data integrity

  • Experience in the preparation of support documents for tax filing

  • Ability to manage internal and external customer relationships

  • High degree of taking initiative and ability to work independently

  • High level of analytical and problem solving skills

  • Desire to grow and undertake challenging tasks

  • Good organization and planning skills


  • We strive to provide a working environment where people are encouraged to excel, be creative and seek new ways to solve problems, take initiative, generate opportunities and be accountable for their actions and importantly, achieve their full potential.
  • 14 Months pay, Annual Performance based bonus and salary review, VL and SL, HMO, Life Insurance, Maternity benefit for female employees