Senior Financial Counsel
Location Ho Chi Minh City
Consultant James Johnson
Date posted 30 May 2018235 Dong Khoi Street District 1 Ho Chi Minh City Robert Walters Vietnam
The newly created position of Senior Financial Counsel is now available at a global technology / healthcare / industrial manufacturing business based in the centre of Ho Chi Minh city.
About the Senior Financial Counsel Role:
Reporting to the Finance Director of Vietnam (who I have personally met) you will be responsible for all the finance functions on one particular business unit (mostly FP&A, commercial finance, business controlling) The best element of this opportunity is that you will be fast tracked on a two year program in order to be the Head of Finance for Vietnam.
- Strong partnership with a business group. Strong knowledge of financial planning and analysis, controllership
- Able to work across functions and different boundaries other than Finance
- Lead the business group in monthly rolling forecasts, annual budget, and strategic planning based on sound analysis and judgement
- Provide financial counselling in achieving their KPIs and lead the business in improving business productivity.
- Prepare accurate corporate management reports according to specified deadlines;
- Ensure full compliance of company policies as well as legal regulations and requirements; develop and enhance controls and procedures to prevent frauds / non-compliance
- Review and enhance current business and financial processes on a frequent basis to improve efficiency and effectiveness
To succeed in this position, you will need to be flexible, dynamic, quick, assertive, ambitious, driven and super hungry.
- Fluent in both Vietnamese and English
- Big 4 is very desirable
- CPA / ACCA is a very big advantage
- Significant FP&A experience within a reputable multinational business is essential, FMCG / Manufacturing is best
This market leading and global technology / healthcare / industrial manufacturing business based in Ho Chi Minh, has been in Vietnam for a significant time and continues to grow to this day. We have a good relationship with this business and have personally placed candidates with them before – we can recommend with absolute confidence.
If you are an excellent finance professional with advanced FP&A skills and you want to fast track your career to Head of Finance then this is a great opportunity for you.