Finance Controller

Job Title: Finance Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: 392
Contact Name: Karen Gan
Job Published: August 11, 2020 13:48

Job Description

Finance Controller (SGD 10-12K)

Our client is a fast growing and well established Ship Owner based in Singapore. You will be reporting to the Group CFO based in Singapore.

Primary responsibilities

Lead a team to oversee the full spectrum of accounting and tax functions - Cash Management, Reporting, Tax, AP, AR, GL, Banking, Budgeting and Consolidations.


Your duties include:

·    Ensure timely and accurate monthly and annual closing to ensure all financial reporting deadlines 

·    Oversee group consolidation and analysis on consolidated numbers & compliance with applicable corporate and statutory reporting requirements

·    Oversee the annual budgeting exercise, variance analysis and KPI tracking 

·    Oversee the cash planning/management for AP/AR/GL functions

·  Support stakeholders in business and finance related matters, including review and streamline of finance operations for greater synergy and effectiveness in process and systems

·    Guide and develop a team of accounting executives to ensure smooth operations of all functions.

. Manage an overall finance team of 50+ professionals with 5 direct reports


·    Degree in Accounting or equivalent with at least 10+ years of relevant experience and must have a stint with in External Audit and Assurance

·  Good analysis skills, strong working knowledge of Singapore Financial Reporting Standards 

·  Proven leadership having managed a large finance team with a large corporation

·  Good business acumen and stakeholders management skills

·  Ability to work in a fast pace environment & within demanding timeline.

. Must be a Mandarin speaker as there is significant need to talk to Chinese counterparts

. Must be a Singapore Citizen or SPR