Head of Finance

Location: Singapore
Client type:
Contact: Ethan Tan
Reference: 1757
Posted: about 1 month ago

We are currently representing a leading organization known for delivering high-quality projects with a focus on excellence, innovation, and sustainability. With a strong portfolio focusing on workplace design and build projects, we are seeking an experienced Finance Management professional to join our team and lead the successful delivery of the projects. If you are successful in this role, you will have the opportunity to work with a team of highly talented individuals to make an impact in the industry. Additionally, you will enjoy a market leading remuneration package to commensurate your performance.

Key Responsibilities:
- Oversee all accounting operations, including Accounts Payable (A/P), Goods Receipt/Invoice Receipt (GRIR), General Ledger (GL), and Revenue Recognition 
- Prepare the Annual budget and monthly/quarterly financial forecasts, analyzing variances in Opex and reporting on them.
- Conduct ledger due diligence and prepare monthly Management Information System (MIS) reports, including expenditure analysis, and ensure timely publication of monthly financial statements.
- Lead the month-end and year-end close processes.
- Ensure timely completion of audits
- Manage Cash Flow and working capital requirements, preparing reports within specified timelines.
- Develop departmental budgets and monthly financial forecasts, adhering to deadlines.
- Responsible for regulatory reporting, including statutory filings, statistics board submissions, and liaising with Tax Authorities.
- Research and implement solutions for technical accounting and tax compliance issues.
- Maintain quality control over financial transactions.
- Monitor day-to-day accounting activities, such as revenue recognition, expense booking, cash management, and vendor payments.
- Ensure compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and manage tax filings.
- Prepare consolidated financial statements for Group Management Information System (MIS) reporting and allocate common costs.
- Lead the annual statutory consolidation process at the group level.
- Oversee Financial Risk Management, including insurance coverage for the Group and individual entities.
- Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to enhance internal controls.
- Drive automation and process improvements.
- Manage teams effectively and handle vendor relationships.
- Perform additional duties as required.

Key Requirements:
- Bachelor's Degree and Professional Accountancy Qualification (CA, CPA, ACCA).
- Minimum of 8+ years of experience in commercial finance, business control, auditing, and consolidation.
- Self-motivated with a hands-on approach, capable of addressing backlogs and assisting team establishment.
- Experience in team leadership and collaboration.
- Proficiency with ERP systems, preferably with working knowledge of SAP.
- Experience managing Group audits and driving them to completion.

If you are interested to find out more, apply now!