Financial Accountant, Manila



Accounting & Finance
Manila, Philippines
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024

Healthcare is usually slow and boring. We believe in its potential to be exciting and entertaining. But changing the healthcare experience is hard – and we’re gonna need all the help we can get…!

About Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus (or 'Euc' for short) is an Australian founded digital healthcare company that is on a mission to solve the world’s biggest healthcare challenges - think fertility, and behavioural change around chronic conditions such as weight loss, diabetes, and mental health.

Founded in Australia in 2019, we have now helped over 500K patients globally by combining technology, design and operational excellence to help patients access the best clinical support when they need it - wherever they are.

Our 5 clinics (Juniper, Pilot, Kin, Software, & Compound) focus heavily on personalising the experience for different demographics and are powered by a growing team across 5 countries (Australia, UK, Germany, Japan, and the Philippines).

We’ve raised over AUD$160M in funding from Aussie and Silicon Valley investors who were early backers of Uber, Canva and AirBnb. With plans to launch into several more markets, offline channels, and tackle new conditions.

We’re looking to continue building our team of executional weapons who are passionate about healthcare, aren’t afraid to work hard, and invest in others through direct and honest feedback. This approach enables us to make the most impactful changes to improve the health of millions of patients globally.

About the role (What you’ll be doing)

We’re looking for a Financial Accountant to take ownership of our financial reporting for our group of 15 companies based in Australia, the UK, Europe and Asia.

You'll play a critical role in setting best practice financial reporting, from ensuring accuracy in our balance sheets and management reporting, to providing confidence to our auditors, investors and executive management on the financial health of Eucalyptus.

You will grow your skill set through exposure to different jurisdictions and reporting standards, and develop as a financial professional through taking on new challenges as the business grows in size:

  • Process month end journals, including review of allocated general ledger accounts/ business areas and posting of relevant accruals, prepayments, and inventory adjustments as required
  • Delivery within reporting timelines and providing variance analysis on actual vs budget
  • Maintain and reconcile assigned Balance Sheet accounts on a monthly basis
  • Work with business partners within finance and the wider business to understand drivers behind results whilst providing exceptional support
  • Preparation of ad hoc analysis and reporting as required by internal management and external auditors
  • Ensure the integrity of information entered the general ledger in accordance with finance policies and procedures
  • Identify improvements in the accounting and reporting of transactions, reducing time to complete

About you (Who you are)

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification preferred
  • 3-5 years of experience in financial accounting and reporting
  • Experience in external audit would be highly regarded
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and relevant accounting standards
  • Proficiency in Google Sheets and Excel
  • Experience in using Netsuite
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Why you should join Euc

  • Our teams are incredibly passionate - Our talent bar is high and our work ethic is strong. You’ll get to stretch yourself everyday and work amongst people who care deeply about our patients. You’ll be given autonomy to tackle interesting problems and receive regular feedback from a supportive team
  • We’ll have your back when you need us the most - You’ll be able to lean on a range of leave offerings to support you when needed from Day 1, this includes: sick, maternal/paternal, compassionate, and vacation leave. Personal health days leave and budget to encourage you to take care of your well-being. A reliable health insurance provider accredited by major hospitals, clinics, and diagnostic centers nationwide, plus coverage of up to two dependents. Standard employer share for statutory benefits (SSS, PhilHealth, and HDMF), and 13th month pay. Also, transportation allowance to support your expenses when reporting to our Makati office.
  • We will invest in your career - You’ll get access to an annual professional development budget and additional leave credits, mentors and buddies to ensure that you have the support you need to level up. You can expect regular performance and pay reviews as your career grows.
  • We move at incredible speed - You’ll work with team mates who build in the open by sharing their work freely, this helps us learn and iterate quickly so we can deliver high quality outcomes faster than our competitors. You’ll **spend a lot of time outside of your comfort zone learning and iterating frequently, we wouldn’t have it any other way

At Eucalyptus, we value individuals from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, and we embrace the unique qualities each person brings. When you apply, please let us know of any reasonable adjustments you may need during the interview process.