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Regional Commercial Finance Manager

Job Title: Regional Commercial Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry:
Salary: S$120000 - S$130000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -012020-446700
Contact Name: Mani Rakhra
Contact Email: mrakhra@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: January 03, 2020 03:21

Job Description

Our Client

A global FMCG client with a leading portfolio of consumer products, is hiring a high visibility commercial finance role. You will be a key member of the Regional Finance Team responsible for driving finance projects across the Area and ensuring successful delivery, on time reporting and within budget.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the Finance Operating Model is delivered, fully understood by, and embedded in the assigned area of the business to achieve the objectives of Plan 2020 through effective and cost-efficient business operations.
  • Providing adequate support to Regional Commercial controller in delivering quality planning, forecasting and management reporting which facilitates timely strategic decision making, both on a short term and long-term basis.
  • Work closely with countries during deployment to ensure local teams have the knowledge to support the key activities.
  • Act as an advocate for the standardisation of global business processes, data and systems.
  • Month-End / Planning/ Business Reviews and ensure Region submission deadlines for monthly results, forecast and plan are met.
  • Assist in preparation of Region month-end/ planning financials which is required within a very short time frame with high level of accuracy
  • Lead the Region annual financial planning and quarterly financial forecasting processes to ensure alignment with global process and timelines
  • Work closely with Countries to identify opportunities for cost efficiency programs

Experience Required:

  • Recognized Degree in Finance or Accounting, CA/ ACCA or equivalent
  • 7-9 years proven work experience within Finance/Accounting
  • Experience of working within a multinational environment/ FMCG industry preferred
  • Microsoft Office literacy essential (strong excel skills in data compilation and aggregation, e.g. pivot tables/ Vlookup)
  • SAP, JDE, HFM, Cognos knowledge desirable
  • Flexible to travel (<15%), if required

EA Registration Number: R1768804
Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8105