Senior Finance Business Partner (Fortune 100 MNC)

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

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Senior Finance Business Partner (Fortune 100 MNC)


Our client is a top rated company in the world with extremely strong corporate governance, ethics and structures. They have been nominated as one of the top organisations to work across the globe.


Roles & Responsibilities

  • Opportunity to work on a variety of complex commercial and financial projects
  • Opportunity to contribute to our commercial strategy and performance globally
  • Strategic Business Partner working closely with key stakeholders globally across Commercial, Operations, and Areas of Expertise such as Risk, Controllership, Market Analysis, Treasury, Tax, etc


About the role

We are looking for a Finance Business Partner for our growing Commercial Group. This role is a great opportunity to work with multiple stakeholders and areas of expertise to provide advice to the business, driving performance management and supporting risk management and development and execution of strategic decision making.


Reporting to: General Manager Finance Business Partner.


  • Understand and contribute to the development of business strategy and planning
  • Influence senior management in shaping commercial strategies, priorities and delivering outcomes
  • Producing business financial plans and forecasts
  • Drive performance management, providing commercial and financial insight
  • Provide actionable insights into top line, bottom line, and cash performance, through production of a wide range of financial analysis and insight that give the business a transparent understanding of performance, past and forecasted/planned
  • Use this insight to identify opportunities and risks, and makes recommendations
  • Partner with Market Analysis to evaluate benchmarking performance
  • Partner with Business Analysis to perform due diligence into major investments and support significant contract or commercial negotiations
  • Enabling proper Support costs budgeting and management for the business in conjunction with Controllership
  • Enabling leadership to hold the organisation to account, monitor progress against plan and challenge variances
  • Protects the financial health of the business and support risk management
  • Enabling the efficiency and effectiveness of the end 2 end governance and compliance processes relevant to our businesses



About you

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:

· Masters’ degree and/or professional qualification MBA, ACA, CPA

· 10+ years commercial finance experience within a complex global organisation

· Experience effectively managing and influencing a wide range of internal and external stakeholders

· Analytical, strategic and forward thinking competencies

· Capacity to solve complex problems where precedent may not exist

· Experience working on complex commercial transactions (M&A, JV and Partnerships)

· Continuous improvement, value creation with evidence of identifying and mitigating risks

· Experience of driving large change projects or programmes

· Strong background of influencing and working with diverse teams in matrix model

· Capacity to work autonomously with minimal guidance