Country Finance Manager (Controllership)Job title is “Country Finance Manager (Controllership)”

Location Singapore
Discipline: Accounting & Finance
Contact name: Karthik Balakrishnan

Contact email:
Job ref: 2034

Finance Manager (Controllership)


Our client is the largest company in the mobility industry and is listed and headquartered in Europe.

It is a project based organisation and has been expanding aggressively in Asia. Singapore is their regional HQ, this role is for the Singapore entity.


Purpose of the job

  • Ensure monthly/quarterly and year book closing and Finance duties of the legal entity are performed accurately & timely.
  • Ensure compliance with local Tax laws.
  • Ensure compliance to Internal Control rules.
  • Ensure the correct application of Finance rules (IFRS).
  • Streamline accounting processes.
  • Ensure month-end closing and accurate & timely Management Reporting to the Group.
  • Control Site overhead costs, compute hourly rates and assess under/over-recovery.



Key Responsibilities: Coordinate accounting activities with the Shared Service

  • Cost Center report
  • Timely & accurate Month-end, Half-year & Year-end closing & reconciliations
  • Tax filings, reporting, transfer pricing report preparation with the support of Tax consultants
  • Statutory audit / Financial Statement preparation liaising with external auditors
  • Liaise with Group expert (SAP, Tax, Treasury) as and when required
  • Treasury activities: cash pooling, hedging management etc.
  • Ensure payments to suppliers are made on time
  • Perform Balance Sheet Review
  • As Overhead controller, assist the departments with Cost Center annual budgets and reviews
  • Analysis of the under/over-recovery for the site
  • Act as Process Owner for accounting internal controls
  • Support cash management by origin
  • Administrator of the accounting tools (SAP – CONCUR – DIP)


Key Requirements:

  • Chartered Accountant.
  • Educated to University Degree (BA., Master) level in Finance and Accounting.
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience in a Group with Shared Services Accounting.
  • Relevant background in accounting, reporting and audits.
  • Experience of working in a multi-national with accounting shared services.
  • SAP, MS Office, Consolidation and Reporting tools.
  • Energetic, self-motivated with an enthusiasm to grow with the Company.
  • Ability to present to the management and be challenged.
  • Big 4 audit experience/ long-term accounting exposure background would be a plus.


Singapore Citizen and PR only!