Accounts Receivable Senior Associate (Mandarin/Japanese/Korean Speaker)

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Finance, Healthcare | Kuala Lumpur | Up to RM 70,000 per Annum | 29 Jun 2018

Accounts Receivable Senior Associate (Mandarin/Japanese/Korean Speaker)


Specialisation: Finance, Healthcare

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Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Salary: Up to RM 70,000 per Annum
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 29th June 2018

Client Background & Role Summary:

Our client is a British-based multinational medical equipment manufacturing company and they support the healthcare industry in more than 100 countries. They are setting up a new APAC Finance and HR Shared Service in Malaysia, and they are looking for Accounts Receivable Senior Associates (3 headcounts). This role in the Company’s Global Business Services (GBS) is to deliver the service to meet Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and KPIs, also to ensure positive Voice of Customer feedback.

Key Responsibilities:

  • AR processing:
    • Run cash allocation process accurately and timely.
    • Unapplied and unidentified customer payments handling.
    • Dispute management and drive to resolution.
    • Delivery of period end closing activities in line with the internal deadlines.
    • Perform other AR activities agreed with the client such as: refunds, direct debits, recharges, inter-company reconciliation, netting etc.
    • Assure tasks are performed in compliance with accountancy, tax, local, legal rules and customer accounting standards.
    • Resolve system and transaction issues and queries.
    • SAP knowledge preferred.
    • Support junior AR associates.
  • Communication and CRC:
    • Resolve accurately and on time all customer and internal customer queries received.
    • Escalate queries / issues as per the guideline / procedure.
    • Keep customer focused and follow formal rules of customer communication.
    • Communicate all relevant information and enquiries to the appropriate teams.
    • Handle and follow-up all e-mail communication within set timelines.
    • Follow e-mail etiquette, handle inquiries within the shortest possible time, answer incoming phone calls.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Commerce, Finance, Business Administration or equivalent.
  • Experience in AR Operations for at least 2-4 years.
  • Team player with ability to build relationships and influence team members and wider stakeholders.
  • Good digital and Analytical Skills.
  • Excellent English communications skills written and verbal.
  • Fluent in spoken & written either in Mandarin, Japanese or Korean.
  • Experience of MS Excel skills.

If you are interested, kindly email your updated resume to Rachel at or click “Apply Now”. Regretfully, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you!