Finance Director, APAC (US Consumer Goods Company)

Job Title: Finance Director, APAC (US Consumer Goods Company)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: MS/FDAPACCO/280
Contact Name: Mehul Shah
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 27, 2018 13:55

Job Description

  • Working for a leading US Consumer Goods Company
  • Excellent remuneration on offer
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression

A leading US Consumer Goods company are seeking a Regional Finance Director to oversee all commercial finance operations for the APAC region. You will be a key finance business partner for the General Manager and help drive and challenge key business decisions to maximise company profits and growth.

Key Responsibilities

  • Business partner with the Regional CFO and General Manager for the development of long term strategic plans and the annual budgeting process
  • Designing and driving the Division’s short to long term financial and operating plans to drive sales growth, income maximization, and business optimization 
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of key performance indicators
  • Support the business on any M&A activities in the region, assessing any areas of risk or opportunities
  • Report, analyse and summarise financial and operational performance results including variance analysis
  • Demonstrate strong leadership skills to also manage the local team

Key Requirements 

  • Degree educated, ideally with an MBA, CFA or CPA qualification
  • A candidate with 8+ years of experience in a managerial financial role and commercial finance experience is preferred in order to demonstrate excellent commercial and business acumen. 
  • Industry experience is preferable but not a pre-requisite. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to deal effectively with a variety of stakeholders
  • Previous experience directly leading and mentoring a team\
  • Excellent commercial and business acumen combined with strong leadership and decision making/problem solving skills

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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