Head of Finance
Location Ho Chi Minh City
Consultant Phuong Dang
Date posted 16 March 2018235 Dong Khoi Street District 1 Ho Chi Minh City Robert Walters Vietnam
A long-standing brand in cosmetics based in Ho Chi Minh is calling applications for Head of Finance.
About the Head of Finance Role:
As Head of Finance, you will work closely with Managing Director and Regional Finance Director. You will be responsible for ensuring the reporting accuracy, timeliness and compliance of all areas in accounting & finance, as well as supporting the management team in formulating business plans & strategies by providing financial insights and analysis.
- Accounting and taxation: Supervise and monitor financial and management reports in accurate and timely basis; Review tax reporting and ensure tax compliance; Ensure necessary controls in place, etc
- Develop tax audit requirements to maximise tax benefit
- Work with banks, internal and external auditors, and other business partners
- Optimise cash flow management
- Assess all types of business risks, develop and executive preventive actions to minimise risk exposures
- Prepare short, medium and long-term financial forecast and budgets
- Present financial information to assist management board and stakeholders in making business decisions
- Build up the team, work on staffing plan if needed, and provide staff coaching and on-job training
To succeed in this position you must possess strong commercial sense and outstanding analytical and strategic mindset, fluent in English communication, and able to handle pressure.
- University BA graduate in Accounting or Finance, and/or above
- Preferred: ACCA, CPA, MBA
- Experience in similar roles: Finance Director/CFO/Head of Finance
- Exceptional analytical skills and strategic mindset
- Outstanding commercial and business sense
- Strong knowledge of statutory requirements and policy, regarding accounting and tax
- Excellent command of English is a must
- Big 4 background is an advantage
This brand of cosmetics has widespread awareness worldwide. In the last 2 years, its growth rate in Vietnam is the highest among the global network, thus it is expanding the business to address this significant change. Successful candidate shall enjoy competitive salary, which is commensurate with their qualifications and experience, and a great working environment.
If you are currently Finance Director/Head of Finance/CFO and interested in working in the retail industry, then this great opportunity is for you.