Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Selangor
Salary: RM25,000 and above
Contact Name: David Wooden
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 24, 2016 16:38

Job Description

About our client

Our client is one of the leading multinational consumer goods company in Malaysia is currently looking for a dynamic Finance Director to lead the finance team for their Malaysian business based in Selangor. This person would report directly to the Managing Director.


About the role

  • The Finance Director would be accountable for all financial reporting functions which includes financial & management reporting.
  • Potential expansion plans involving merger and acquisitions


Your responsibilities:

  • Highly involved in funding, tax and audit management and process improvements.   
  • You will also be required to take on a strong business partnering role where you will provide strategic and analytical support to evaluate and improve business performances and potential growth opportunities.
  • Required to drive the business analysis team to performing strategic, financial and operational analysis to facilitate sound business decision to country and regional business teams.
  • Establish robust risk management framework, internal controls and systems are set
  • Responsible for all governance framework including, Trading Compliance, Audit Compliance, Tax Compliance, in line with company’s policies and compliance requirements.
  • Review finance structure and bench strength to ensure the right capabilities, competencies and capacities are in place.
  • Ensure proper systems, processes and infrastructure are designed and deployed for delivery of accurate and timely financial reports


You will have:

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting, preferably CPA, ACCA or CIMA
  • At least 10-15 years exposure to corporate business from an MNC/PLC
  • Demonstrated strength or success in business partnering with commercial organisations (Sales and Marketing departments/ Managing Director)
  • Experience in managing mergers and acquisitions or IPO (Initial Public offering)
  • Proven track record of good leadership, developing people, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Industry experience from FMCG, Consumer Electronics, Trading and Distribution would be an added advantage, however candidates from other industries are encourage to apply