Country Manager, Philippines (FinTech)

Job Title: Country Manager, Philippines (FinTech)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Philippines
Salary: SGD 120000 to SGD 160000
Contact Name: Mehul Shah
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2020 15:55

Job Description

  • Working for one of the fastest growing consumer finance products in Asia
  • Play a key strategic role that in building, scaling and shaping the operations in the Philippines
  • Attractive remuneration and excellent opportunities for career progression

My client, a rapidly growing consumer finance company in Asia, are looking for a Country Manager for the Philippines to build and open up the new market.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Play a key role in building the business from the ground up, spanning product, operations, marketing and business development
  • Be the key person on the ground responsible for building and scaling the business in the Philippines, supported by functional heads (product, marketing, engineering, operations, finance etc) based in the global HQ
  • Acquire distribution points (merchants) for the company and scale them over time
  • Guide and execute customer acquisition, marketing and product strategy for the Philippines
  • Perform the role of a country representative and act as the driver of all hiring for the Philippines office
  • Build the culture for the Philippines office
  • Drive all commercial initiatives for the market and represent the company as a knowledge expert and senior leader during numerous events

 Key Requirements 

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in a hi-growth start-up environment
  • Proven track record in developing and cultivating relationships across all levels
  • Proven track record as an accomplished sales or partnerships leader
  • Well versed in the payments or ecommerce industry
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • High energy and goal-driven personality, focused on achieving big things efficiently and effectively


For more senior job postings, market Intel and commentary please follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook "Space Executive" and Twitter @spaceexecutive.

EA Licence No.: 15S7496