Deputy Financial Controller

Posted 02 July 2020
LocationKuala Lumpur
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLeadership & General Management

Job Description

  • One of the largest players in the Logistics space with offices across  more than 100 countries globally.
  • Opportunity to work closely with senior management
  • Internal mobility opportunities

Our client is a renowned player in the logistics and supply chain space with over 600 offices worldwide.

They are currently looking for a Deputy Financial Controller that would eventually succeed the current Financial Controller.


Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee closing of the books and consolidating financials, preparing and overseeing the statutory accounts in multiple jurisdictions.
  • Timely filing of statutory accounts in line with IFRS accounting standards and US accounting standards.
  • Developing and implementing internal controls and procedures and new accounting standards as necessary.
  • Participate in the global audit process.
  • Manage a team of upto 20 people.

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy, Finance or any other relevant degree.
  • 15 years of accounting and reporting experience in the Logistics, freight forwarding, 3 PL operations.
  • Hands-on knowledge of SAP will be advantageous.
  • Prior experience in streamlining processes, system integration,


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