Senior Commercial Finance Director, SEA, MEA & ANZ (Technology)

Job Title: Senior Commercial Finance Director, SEA, MEA & ANZ (Technology)
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 300,000
Reference: MS/SCFDSTEC/300
Contact Name: Mehul Shah
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 18, 2019 23:05

Job Description

  • Working for a rapidly growing Technology company
  • Setting up new markets for the company
  • Lead a team of 5 Finance Directors

Our client, a leading and rapidly growing consumer technology company, are seeking a Senior Commercial Finance Director to act as a strategic partner to the leadership team in accelerating their growth. You will play a key role in driving the financial performance for the South East Asia region, as well as setting up many of the operations in the markets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic leadership for the evaluation, development, implementation and assessment of business strategy
  • Drive plans to maximise category value across the markets and deliver on our direct and controlled retail strategy with a drive towards margin and profitability
  • Actively participate in the formulation of country strategies, objectives, and business and financial plans by providing general management with financial counsel and recommendations to ensure the achievement of corporate objectives.
  • Drive financial accountability across commercial teams in terms of budget ownership and forecast accuracy
  • Working closely with key stakeholders to develop and review the annual budget and forecast and monitoring and reporting performance throughout the fiscal year
  • Challenge current ways of working, driving efficiencies and cost savings wherever possible and to set best practice across the business
  • Challenge current methods of working driving efficiencies and increased profitability wherever possible.
  • Lead and motivate the finance team across the region to ensure that they are developed and challenged in their roles to maximize their potential

Key Requirements 

  • Degree educated, ideally with an MBA, CPA OR CFA qualification, with at least 15 years of commercial finance experience
  • Prior experience in commercial finance and end-to-end finance strategy
  • Strong people management and leadership skills
  • Ability to thrive in complex and ambiguous market situations

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