Senior GL and Tax Accountant

Requisition Id:  2234

Shanghai, CN

About Edrington

Edrington’s vision is to give more by crafting exceptional ultra-premium spirit brands. The Macallan is our central focus, supported by Highland Park and The Glenrothes in the fast-growing single malt category and Naked Malt in the blended malt category. Our portfolio is completed with The Famous Grouse Blended Scotch Whisky, Brugal premium rum from the Dominican Republic and Noble Oak American Whiskey. Edrington also has strategic partnerships for No.3 London Dry Gin, Wyoming Whiskey and Tequila Partida. 


Edrington is headquartered in Scotland and employs over 3,500 people in its wholly owned and joint venture companies, with over 70% employed overseas. We own our route to market in 15 countries and distribute our brands to more than 100 countries around the world through joint ventures and third-party agreements.


Edrington’s principal shareholder is The Robertson Trust, which has donated £301 million to charitable causes in Scotland since 1961. Our business is underpinned by the Edrington values of giving, respect, integrity and excellence.

Position Summary

 Responsible for general Ledger, daily maintenance of SAP, taxation, prepayment, and accrual review and tracking, and helping accounting manager in various reports, audit preparing, etc.

Job Description

  • G/L booking in SAP, reconciliation of group and local reports, and making adjustments. 
  • Various prepayment and accrual tracking
  • Various tax matters, annual tax returns, non-trade withholding tax payments, etc.
  • Maintain the good working relationship with local tax officer. 
  • Be aware of updated tax information and regulation
  • Help the accounting manager doing the tax planning and forecasting.
  • Assisting the accounting manager on matters to continuously improve internal compliance and governance.
  • Assisting the accounting manager on audit.
  • SAP system testing and daily maintenance.
  • As a supervisor to coordinate GL accounting job contents after joining the company six months.
  • Overall review all the balance sheet and PL account to ensure all the entries is reasonable and reliable.
  • Assist the accounting manager in preparing various reports and another ad-hoc workload.

Skills and Experience

•              Bachelor degree, at least 5 years G/L accountant experience

•              Experience in tax matters and non-trade withholding payment

•              Experience in using SAP system

•              Good computer skill and office tool skill

•             Basic English communication skill

Equal opportunities

Edrington provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to general legal requirements, Edrington complies with applicable federal, state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


Employee value proposition

At Edrington, you will experience an incredible culture based on respect and giving more. We are exceptionally passionate about our brands and genuinely care about our people, continually investing in their development and wellbeing. Join Edrington and make a world of difference.