Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Klang Valley
Salary: RM Attractive
Contact Name: Christine Ow Yong Hwei Chen
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2021 18:03

Job Description

About our client

Fast growing company in the finance industry.


About the role

We are looking for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with combined experience in Insurance and other commercial industries. You will have as a primary responsibility for the planning, implementation, managing and running of all the finance activities of a company, including business planning, budgeting, forecasting and negotiations. The CFO will also work to support the CEO in extending to obtain and maintaining investor relations and partnership compliance. 


Your responsibilities

  • The CFO will be a part of the senior leadership team and will ensure solid interaction and collaboration of the teams that come under the role’s purview with the rest of the Organization with focused support to the business. 

  • Providing leadership, direction and management of the finance and accounting team.

  • Providing strategic recommendations to the CEO and members of the executive management team.

  • Managing the processes for financial forecasting and budgets, and overseeing the preparation of all financial reporting.

  • Advising on long-term business and financial planning.

  • Establishing and developing relations with senior management and external partners and stakeholders and ensuring that the teams work in a cohesive manner.

  • Reviewing all formal finance, IT and procurement related procedures.


You will have

  • An MBA or CPA is also highly desirable. At least 15 years' combined experience in the financial services and other industries and managing a cohesive team is a must and should have a track record experience of having demonstrated excellence in the workplace.

  • The CFO must display a cohesive with the excellent ability at interpersonal and communication skills, both verbally and written and must be able to engage with staff at all levels of the organisation and exercise sound judgement.

  • The CFO should ideally have a breadth of finance experience as an example in roles which offer exposure to the commercial and business operations aspects of the industry or organization.

  • Ideally the CFO should be a person with a global perspective through international exposure, especially in a related industry within emerging market context to support managing in volatility and complexity which could be associated in Malaysia/South East Asia, East Asia and Australasia.

  • The CFO should have a track record in effective succession planning - with expertise in transformational leadership opportunities and team-building skills through transformation initiatives and major change programs.

  • The CFO must have the keen ability to coach, mentor and lead development initiatives aligned to Org strategy through all levels of the teams and support to drive such initiatives across the Org.


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