Supervisor Finance-China


Shanghai, SH, CN

On-site or Remote:  Onsite
REQ ID:  44799

About Kennametal

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace and defense, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in nearly 100 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2.1 billion in revenues in fiscal 2023. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Accounts Payable:

  •     Match purchase orders to invoices and enter invoices into computer
  •     Pay vendors by monitoring discount opportunities, scheduling and preparing payments, resolving purchase order, contract, invoice, or payment
  •     discrepancies and documentation; ensuring credits are received for outstanding returns
  •     Pay employees by receiving and verifying expense reports
  •     Verify vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements. Enter new or update vendor names and data
  •     Process warranty payments
  •     Verify costs and freight
  •     Internal/External audit support


  •     Be responsible GL and FA functions for G.China legal entity
  •     Prepare manual GL journal entries, review system generated journal entries and propose adjustment if necessary
  •     Perform month-end closing activities, including closing checklist preparation, posting periods maintenance, and GL closing
  •     Generate and review TB, BS and P&L, prepare financial reports including statutory reports, Onestream reports, etc. 
  •     Coordinate and perform monthly accounts reconciliation, follow up to resolve variances
  •     Prepare ad-hoc reports and analysis as required 
  •     Onestream RCM application
  •     Internal/External audit support


  •     College degree or above, majoring in accounting, finance or a related field
  •     More than 5 years' working experience in GL or any other functions in finance area, experience in multinational company or shared service environment is preferred
  •     Good knowledge of US GAAP, PRC accounting standards and related statutory regulations
  •     Good communication(written and oral)skills in both English and Japanese
  •     Proficient in MS Office, SAP 
  •     Integrity, accountability, proactive working attitude, customer-oriented, self-motivated, ability to work under pressure
  •     Share service experience is preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer

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