Financial Reporting Advisory Services (FRAS) Senior Associate

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Job type: Full time

Location: Singapore

Categories: FRAS

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Grant Thornton is a leading business adviser that helps dynamic organisations to unlock their potential for growth. Our brand is respected globally, as one of the major global accounting organisations recognised by capital markets, regulators and international standards setting bodies. As a $5bn global organisation of member firms with more than 58,000 people in over 138 countries, we have the scale to meet our client’s changing needs, but with the insight and agility that helps our clients to stay one step ahead. 

Grant Thornton FRAS practice comprises of a dedicated team providing accounting and financial reporting professionals who provide end-to-end solutions and support services relating to complex financial reporting requirements of dynamic businesses.  Our FRAS team comprises of dedicated professionals along with a pool of professionals in our Assurance Practice with International GAAP experience.  We bring together our technical knowledge and industry expertise benchmarked against similar companies, to address the challenges of corporations, expectations of their stakeholders and regulatory obligations.

Grant Thornton Singapore is a member firm of the Grant Thornton network. As part of our business growth, we are looking for high calibre team members to join our fast growing and dynamic business.


As a Senior Associate within our FRAS team:

  • You’ll build and maintain strong client relationships, whilst recognising and assessing business growth opportunities.
  • You’ll assist your colleagues in the execution of accounting advisory projects.
  • Include planning, directing, and completing accounting advisory projects
  • You'll have a genuine interest in our clients. We want to provide a distinctive service and unlock potential for growth in dynamic organisations. 
  • You'll know that what you do matters. As an organisation we want to be known for how we do business, not simply what we do. So, we need people who know that every act matters from the simple things to the insights we bring to clients.
  • You'll seize opportunities. We want to adapt quickly and wisely to changing conditions to optimise growth for both our clients and ourselves. 
  • You'll apply critical reasoning to bring clarity and insight. We do it by asking great questions, listening and drawing on our collective knowledge and experience to really help others grow. 
  • Work closely with partners, director and managers staff on client management and practice development.

Qualifications and requirements

  • Required degree in Accounting or Finance and completed qualification for Singapore CA or international equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years of progressive audit experience, or experience in providing Accounting services (bookkeeping, financial statement preparation, accounting advise etc) in or mid-tier accounting firm.
  • Experience in financial statement preparation preferred
  • Knowledge of accounting standards and financial concepts
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel, XERO accounting software and report writing software.
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites.

What we can offer

  • Competitive remuneration
  • An inclusive and collaborative work environment
  • A corporate culture where we value diversity and your value and knowledge counts
  • Opportunities for continuous professional and career development within our Singapore firm or our 138 member firms across the globe

We are proud to be an equal opportunity firm where we celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Differences make us better. We are also committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage people from all backgrounds and walks of life to join our GTS family.

We offer you competitive salary and benefits, an inclusive and collaborative work environment, with many opportunities to grow and develop through advising an interesting local and multinational client base. Please fill in the Job Application Form [ 754 kb ] and send your resume & latest academic transcripts to, with the position title and your name as the subject of the e-mail.

Advertised: 08 Dec 2021 Singapore Standard Time

Application close: 28 Feb 2022 Singapore Standard Time