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Job identification

Position : Senior Accountant

Department : Finance &  Accounting

Location : Yangon



Key Organizational Relationships

Report to : Country Manager Myanmar


Senior Accountant


To further increase our positive impact on the horticulture sector in Myanmar, we are looking for Senior Accountant to be based at our office in Yangon.

The ideal applicant 

As Accountant of Fresh Studio Myanmar, you will work in a fast growing and dynamic company, where you will have the chance to contribute your financial expertise to our exciting agri-business projects. Our client portfolio consists mostly of leading international and domestic companies, ensuring that we often work on cutting edge projects. These are often innovative assignments, with a lot of positive impact on farmer income, a more sustainable way of production, healthier food for the consumer and success for our client. You will be responsible for the financial management and accounting of our company and all projects and dealing with the various partners involved regarding finance. You also have the chance to work in a multi-cultural working environment and frequently co-ordinate with cross-border colleagues. Furthermore, you will be responsible for the accounting of the office and communication with our external accounting service supplier.


Duties & Responsibilities

The main tasks of the senior accountant are mentioned below, but as we are a growing company with shifting roles and responsibilities the mentioned tasks are not limited:

Manage internal accounting (incl. petty cash) and prepare monthly forecasts;

Settle payment for all office related work e.g. electricity, water, phone, internet, post, taxi, safety guard, office rental fee etc.; via bank transfer or petty cash;

Be the focal point for finance within the company and our external accounting service supplier;

Prepare cashbook every week and prepare for handing over to the country manager;

Checking payment requests and supporting documents to ensure that the documents are compliant with the Myanmar regulation including labor and tax laws and internal group accounting procedures;

Be responsible for the financial reporting of Fresh Studio projects and the communication and coordination with the relevant partners; and other assigned reports;

Book keeping the accounting transactions to accounting software;

Assist in filling tax declarations; co-ordinate with the tax authority for final tax assessment and settlement.

Other relevant tasks as required by manager.

Desired qualifications and skills



At least 3-5 years of relevant experience in accounting. It would be an advantage if you have worked for a project-based company.


Special Skills required:

Analytical mindset

Details and accuracy oriented

Excellent excel and word skills

Pro-active and passionate for excellence

Experienced in working with multi-cultural teams.



BSc degree in Finance or Accounting


If this sounds like the role for you then please send your motivation letter and a CV detailing your qualifications and previous experience to: esther.wintraecken@freshstudio.vn