Accountants

Hire remote accountants from the Philippines for a streamlined workflow and increased technical capacity

 

Looking to hire accountants? Whether you’re an accounting firm in need of additional support to scale your operations or a start-up looking for a business launchpad, we can help you source accounting professionals according to your needs (e.g., hire accountants to do taxes for you). For the past 20 years, accounting roles have been one of the top outsourced jobs in the Philippines.

Over 175,000 CPAs (Certified Public Accountants) and roughly 8,000 more in related roles join the formal Philippine workforce annually. Both experienced and even fresh graduates have very high proficiency and considered to be highly employable. They’re all known for their outstanding work ethic, proficiency, and extensive work experience which are highly sought after by both local and international accounting firms.

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Accounting Professionals Work Experience

The Emapta accounting talent pool consists of accounting graduates from Philippine Universities and/or Colleges and are highly proficient in written and spoken English. Many of them have extensive experience working with big international firms both from Australia and the US. It’s also good to note that some accountants have also worked abroad early in their career and have gained exposure to international level accounting processes and tools.


We can help you how to hire an accountant in the Philippines based on their respective experience levels:


Junior Accountants

Fresh graduate to 1 year of relevant work experience with respective training and experience from both local and/or international accounting firms and top accounting software and tools.

Skills

• Knowledge in MS Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
• On-the-job-training
• Familiarity with SAP application
• Familiarity with Xero
• Familiarity with DEAR
• Online Document Management (ODM)

 

Responsibilities

• Journal entry preparation
• Updating finance
• Updating financial statements and reporting
• Maintaining accounts receivable and accounts payable
• Auditing
• Forecasting

 

Previous Roles Held

• Intermediate Accountant
• Accounting Associate
• Finance Analyst

Experienced Accountants

1 to 3 years of relevant work experience, proficient in top accounting software and tools, and is typically made in charge of more complex responsibilities as well as coaching fresh graduates.

Skills

• Advanced knowledge in SAP and Xero
• Income, Statement of Cash Flow, Financial Analysis, Management Reports, Budget Reports and Tax Reports.
• Proficient in: QuickBooks, MS-DOS/FOXPRO, Envoy V5, SAP, Al-Ameen, Oracle

 

Responsibilities

• Booking of accruals, prepayments, and reversals based on agreed schedule
• Ensure timely month end close as per plan
• Maintain and update the fixed asset register
• Ensure completion of Overhead, Balance Sheet, and CAPEX Report on the 5th working day of the month

 

Previous Roles Held

• Accounting Supervisor
• Accounting Associate

Senior Accountants

3 to 5 years of relevant work experience, proficient in top accounting software and tools, and is typically responsible for training and supervising over fresh graduate and junior accountants.

Skills

• Proficient in Taxation of Philippines and Australia
• Advanced knowledge in preparing Financial Reports: Statement of Financial Position, Statement of Comprehensive
• Proficient in: QuickBooks, MS-DOS/FOXPRO, Envoy V5, SAP, Al-Ameen, Oracle
• Proficient in SAP
• EBS (12.0.4) and Xero Certified

 

Responsibilities

• Preparation of monthly financial reports covering balance sheet, profit and loss, internal management reports and cash flow statements
• Managing the general ledger including reconciliation of the monthly balance sheet items, banking and inter-company transactions
• Completion of the monthly accruals, journals, fixed assets and depreciation schedules
• Weekly cash flow reporting
• Accurate processing and calculation of commissions
• Assist with the preparation of monthly, quarterly & year-end reporting, audit and compliance
• Assist with the annual budgeting and forecast process

 

Previous Roles Held

• Senior Accounting Officer
• Accounting Supervisor

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Accountant Responsibilities

So what does an accountant do when they’re based offshore? Just like their onshore counterparts, Filipino accountants are fully qualified and experienced in performing these tasks:

• Accounts receivable and accounts payable
• Expenses review and processing
• Financial reports analysis
• Client billing
• Assisting end of month processes
• Maintaining accounts records, and customer and vendor records

Accounting Tools and Software

Typically, accountants in the Philippines are proficient and have intermediate experience in using the leading accounting software or cloud-based tools such as:

  Freshbooks accountantsQuickbooks myob oracle for accountants saasu xero accountants 

Save up to 72% on labour costs when you outsource accountants to the Philippines.

 

Contact us to get your accountant salary estimate and learn more about outsourcing in the Philippines today!