Finance Business Partner

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

Contact email: karthikb@caliber8.sg
Job ref: 474
Published: about 1 month ago

Finance Business Partner 


We are looking for a highly analytical Finance Business Partner (Marketing and Growth) to join our regional team based in Singapore.

You will be a key member of the Regional Finance Business Partnering team, supporting our APAC Marketing teams.

The Finance Business Partner (Marketing and Growth) will partner end-to-end with Regional and Country Marketing Teams. You will lead strategic planning, order projections, pricing, variance analysis, investment analysis and review marketing costs. The ideal candidate will have experience partnering with Sales and Marketing teams and have demonstrated the ability to influence and add value.

Responsibilities

  • Business partnering with Marketing, Country and Regional FP&A team to ensure that financials are clearly understood by wider teams

  • Driving the Business to meet target KPIs by providing proactive insights to highlight opportunities for improvement

  • Partner closely with Marketing to understand order projections, pricing, impact of vouchers, marketing investments, and process improvements

  • Leading monthly and quarterly Financial Planning cycles for Marketing by providing forward looking estimates and communicating the plans to multiple teams with clear commentary

  • Managing end to end change management projects ensuring robust financial controls prior to launch of new initiatives / expansion

  • Collaborate with the Marketing team to ensure accuracy of monthly Marketing Spend, and ensure monthly Budgets & Targets are aligned with Marketing Team’s expectations.

Requirements

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration from a top-tier university, with finance qualifications (CA, CPA, ACCA)

  • 5-10 years of Finance Business Partnering or FP&A background in e-commerce / technology / Food and Beverage or similar industries

  • Background in fast-paced, MNC, entrepreneurial or startup/technology environments preferred.

  • Must have experience supporting Sales or Marketing teams

  • Comfortable to sit within the business unit and explain financial concepts to non financial stakeholders. Able to explain what an accrual is to non financial stakeholders

  • Experience in providing recommendations based on financial modelling and data to senior management for strategic decision-making

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication and presentation skills working within a regional and matrix management.

  • Experience in data analytics including Excel, Tableau and SQL 

What We Offer

  • A dynamic and challenging work environment.

  • A company committed to developing you personally and professionally.

  • A great working atmosphere with regular company and team events.

  • A vibrant and international team committed to diversity and inclusion.

  • Responsibility from day one in a fast growing and global company.

  • Other benefits include free food, health and dental insurance, and learning and development opportunities!