Assistant Business Finance Controller (SAAS/Software)

Job Title: Assistant Business Finance Controller (SAAS/Software)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: 270
Contact Name: Tulay Verim
Job Published: November 15, 2019 15:52

Job Description

Assistant Business Finance Controller (SAAS/Software)

We are looking for a dynamic Assistant Business Controller with a leading European SAAS business HQ in Singapore for APAC. This role will work closely with the Regional GM.


  • Responsible for all aspects of finance related to Services - planning, forecasting, pricing, deal support, driving process improvements, implementation of tools, compliance, managing bookings revenue and margins.
  • Provided financial and analytical expertise to the services team in APAC region
  • Accountable for accuracy of profitability of all revenue lines.
  • Accountable for all partners and externals cost accruals (including accuracy and timeliness).
  • Working with and manage off shore finance shared service centre for month-end closing.
  • Supporting quarterly reviews and annual audits including preparation and provision of requested schedules and data

Skills & Experience: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting and preferably with a CPA
  • Strong technical accounting skills (IFRS) required - mandatory for Revenue Recognition BC
  • Oracle and Hyperion experience preferred
  • Preference of 8 -10 years general working experience, with 3 - 5 years relevant working experience within an MNC IT/software business environment and with good understanding of the software business
  • Adept and credible in senior management circles and perceived as a valuable business partner
  • Ability to negotiate with the business to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Manage and drive key external relationships
  • Ability to guide and mentor teams, act as a mentor to share and transfer expert knowledge
  • Good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with parties from different levels, different cultural background and ability to work as part of a team is essential