Chief Financial Officer (Fluent in Mandarin)

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer (Fluent in Mandarin)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 532782_1498468456
Contact Name: Robert Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 26, 2017 10:14

Job Description

Our client is a global conglomerate who specializes in various industries. We are looking for a CFO or someone who could step up to be a CFO. The suitable candidate must be of Thai nationality, but must also be fluent in Mandarin (reading, writing and speaking).

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the other senior management to develop and execute corporate mission, vision, values and strategies
  • Attend board and audit committee meetings together with MD to present financial performance and outlook
  • Set financial budgets and goals for the group and subsidiaries as well as participate in KPI settings for related departments
  • Manage uses of funds and find the right sources of funds
  • Study and propose major investments and conduct post-audit evaluation
  • Monitor and control cash flows, financing costs and financial risks such as Forex and accounts receivable
  • Anticipate and control financial performance to achieve budgets and prepare outlooks
  • Analyze operating and financial performance and suggest corrective actions and way forward to management team
  • Ensure all legal compliances and promote internal control
  • Deliver accurate financial statements and management reports on time
  • Supervise accounting process and systems to ensure accurate recording and efficient control
  • Develop and upkeep team and staff motivation and competencies at least to the required professional levels, provide career growth to subordinates and prepare successors to CFO and key positions
  • Continue to improve efficiency in accounting, budgeting, forecasting and reporting
  • Effectively manage banks, board of director, suppliers, and other financial relationships
  • Assess and prepare oneself to take MD position in the future


  • Well-rounded and presentable in board
  • Fluent in Mandarin
  • Thai Nationality
  • Strong business and financial acumen
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Able to effectively interface with all levels of on-site and off-site employees and contractors
  • Team player with a competitive spirit to excel and the ability to influence and motivate others.
  • Good communication skills, and capable of listening.

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Robert Gray at or call directly on +66 02-107-2566 for a confidential discussion