Job ref no.: CT3116508-01#0521

Assistant Accountant (Health & Wellness)

Prenetics Limited

  • 5-day week
  • 13-month pay
  • Dental plan
  • Medical plan

Prenetics, an Alibaba-backed company with over US$50 million in funding is the #1 Hottest Startup in Hong Kong 2017 (HK Magazine) and #1 Health and Wellness Startup in Asia (TechinAsia). We combine DNA technology along with digital mobile solutions to create real lasting preventive health solutions to individuals across Asia.

We are recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join our Finance team in our Hong Kong headquarters. As our company is one of the fastest growing start-ups in Asia, our Finance function is an essential working part of our company and we are looking for a candidate passionate in this area of the business.

As an Assistant Accountant at Prenetics, you will be in charge of our day-to-day operations and be able to move fast and get things done. You will be able to prioritize tasks and work closely with the team but also independently to hit deadlines.

What you’ll be doing

  • Handle general accounts tasks and prepare journal entries
  • Prepare accounting schedules
  • Assist in preparation of monthly financial and management reports
  • Follow-up suppliers’ invoices and payment settlement
  • Prepare monthly invoices
  • Monthly bank reconciliation
  • Performs ad-hoc assignments as required

Our ideal candidate will be 

  • A strong communicator with a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
  • A quick learner, self-motivated, willing to learn, detail-oriented, hardworking, able to work under pressure and work independently
  • Immediately available is preferable 

The technical must-have

  • Familiarity in Microsoft Excel usage such as pivot tables
  • Experience in Quickbooks accounting system is an advantage
  • Bachelor Degree holder or above in Accounting / Finance or relevant discipline with 1 to 2 years’ relevant working experience in Accounting field
  • Fresh graduates will also be considered

Our Core Values

Customer Happiness : We need to do everything we can to make our customers happy. Often times, these are the little things that goes unnoticed which makes big differences.

Be Open and Transparent : The more open we are with our business, the more we can earn trust and credibility. This is true here at Prenetics as well, you can be rest assured that senior management is to be very open and transparent.

Adapt To & Embrace & Drive CHANGE : Change may sometimes be unsettling, especially if it is unwanted or unexpected, yet, it is the only constant, where we must evolve as our customers expect more and as our competitive landscape becomes more demanding.

Walk the Talk : If you say you will do something, you better make sure you complete your task by the date it needs to get completed. No BS here, no excuses and everyone has a responsibility to do their part.

TEAMWORK : The best leaders are the ones that listen and at Prenetics here, our management understands from and crafts by listening to our team members to enable them to do their best.

Be PROACTIVE : Being proactive is taking initiative in a situation. Being the first to step up and say, hey “i can do this". Being proactive is becoming the emergent leader in a group. Proactive people are positive thinkers.

Be Passionate & Determined : Passion. Period. Sure we can do a job---anyone or any organization can just get the job done. But to get the job done exceptionally well? That takes passion.

Be Humble : Arrogance is self-destructive in the long run and though we take pride in our roles and results, we at Prenetics here, always live by that “we are only as good as our last month".

Move Fast : Moving fast is one of a startup's greatest abilities. If you believe in something, get on it and get it done. Don't overthink it, and just move.

Do Epic Shit : Building great and big things means taking risks. This can be often times scary and prevents companies from doing the big things they should be. However, in our world where things are moving so fast, we are guaranteed to fail if we don't take risks.

We are Prenetics, our people make us who we are.

If you are interested to apply, please submit a cover letter and resume by clicking Apply Now. This role will have significant growth opportunities and offers an attractive salary. Find out more about us at

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Job ref no. CT3116508-01#0521
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Job Function
  • Quarry Bay
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 7 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree