Chief Finance Officer, Malaysia

Full-time Accounting & Finance Malaysia Corporate Finance / Investment
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Founded in the early 19th century, our client is a multi-billion corporation with one of the most recognised and admired brands in the world. They are a leading global provider of specialised transportation and logistics services serving more than 200 locations globally.

With their expansion, our client is looking for a Finance professional who will lead the Finance Department in Malaysia.


What It Takes

  • Reporting into a matrix function, this role covers the entire Malaysia business and will report to Country Head & Regional Head of Finance.
  • You will lead a team and ensure that accounts are prepared in accordance to Local Accounting Standards
  • Ensure monthly results are reported accurately and timely to Regional Headquarter.
  • Review monthly results against budget, forecast and prior year with the department head.
  • Prepare forecast update, primarily by partnering closely with business heads and functional heads in forecasting their performance and department’s overheads.
  • Present results to senior management and Regional Headquarter
  • Manage external auditor and tax to ensure accounts are filed accurately and timely.
  • Review the group inter-company transactions, ensuring regular reconciliation and the follow up of
  • settlement.
  • Assistance in coordination and preparation of the annual financial budgets.
  • Manage the work and development of staff members.
  • Introduce and enforce compliance of internal control system within countries assigned
  • Working capital and cash flow management
  • Review and approve the new business proposal and existing contract renewal
  • Manage ad hoc special projects as required

What It Takes

  • Minimum 6 years Finance/Accounting working experience in a multinational company and at least 2 years in a financial management position
  • Exposure in Freight Forwarding or Logistics industries would be an added advantage
  • With experience working in Audit in a Big 4 Accounting Firm would be ideal
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All information will be kept in the strictest confidentiality.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Employment Agency No            : 11C5794