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Country Finance Lead

  • Location:

    Ho Chi Minh City

  • Sector:

    Monroe Manufacturing & Industrial 4.0

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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  • Client:

    Monroe Consulting Group

International award-winning executive recruitment expert Monroe Consulting Group is recruiting on behalf of an international insurtech company.

Our highly respected client is seeking a Country Finance Lead with at least 10-12 years of experience in financial accounting, auditing, corporate strategy, or financial consulting with 5 years in an MNC or financial services organization. The job is based in Ho Chi Minh City.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Strategy
    • Business Strategy: Partner with business to identify and refine the Finance organization's business strategy.
    • Organization Design: Continuously reassess the current state Finance organization and skillsets and identify and implement future state structure based on business partner needs.
    • Innovation and Option Value: Identify opportunities for innovation and increase company's value proposition within Finance.
    • Process Convergence and Automation: Identify and implement best-in-class processes and execute a plan for increased automation
    • Location Strategy: Further identify and drive opportunities to maximize the utilization of our Global Business Services (GBS) model
    • Strategic Initiatives: Providing leadership and oversight on regional strategic programs and initiatives.
  • Financial Planning & Analysis
    • Present financial and operational analysis to provide visibility on performance or support future business decisions internally
    • Generate and maintain budget, forecasting and actual data for the country
    • Provide high-quality support to the management as well as other functional teams during preparation for Business Reviews and Forecasts and other ad-hoc meetings.
    • Provide insightful analysis on the financials and suggest implications on business performance
    • Develop financial reports for business stakeholders and group reporting.
    • Provide financial guidance and support to businesses to understand profitability, what are the gaps in achievement of KPIs, and mitigating plans.
    • Perform Risk and Ops assessment in collaboration with business stakeholders to ensure that financial implications from both sides is tracked and monitored.
  • Finance Controllership
    • Monitor the monthly and annual closing process to ensure completeness and accuracy of financial results.
    • Monitor deliverables from outsourced GBS partner on financial transaction processing and support.
    • Understand the accounting policies underlying management results and budgeting principles.
    • Advise business on new policy update and their impact on accounting treatment.
    • Provide guidance on system and process for financial and operational planning, forecasting.
    • Team with Internal Tac to provide business with solutions on complex organization and operation issues as well as compliance with country jurisdictions.
    • Handle ad-hoc assignments and assist in special projects.
    • Respond to stakeholders on ad-hoc requests on finance and operation related matters.

Job Requirements:

  • At least 10-12 years of experience in financial accounting, auditing, corporate strategy, or financial consulting with 5 years in an MNC or financial services organization
  • Qualified accountant with excellent IFRS technical skills
  • Strong analytical, quantitative, execution, project management and leadership skills coupled with good financial acumen
  • Insurance industry and Big 4 accounting firm experience preferred.
  • Excellent senior stakeholder management
  • Proficient with MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint