Senior Finance Planning & Analysis Manager-AI (series-C)

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

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Job ref: 824

Senior Finance Planning & Analysis Manager-AI (series-C)


Our client is one of the fastest-growing A.I. start-ups and an acknowledged leader in the development of Vision-based AI solutions and products globally.

They are seeking a Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Manager, with a strong ability in driving strategic initiatives and influencing business stakeholders to join our Global Finance team, reporting to the Head of Finance, Legal and Governance.



  • Leverage business and market insights, collaborate with supported business teams/ leadership to build, maintain and continuously evolve financial models and forecasts to evaluate, including and not limited, to business options, product launches and other strategic deliverables
  • Keep a pulse on the health of the business in close partnership with leaders across functions, while analyzing key financial and non-financial metrics
  • Synthesize and effectively communicate key financial and business findings to key stakeholders and influence executive and business decision-making to improve performance and capture new business opportunities
  • Facilitating and driving all business performance monitoring across the business, which includes and is not limited to consolidation of business review processes, identifying key insights and enhancing the review process
  • Develop an operating and financial plan around management's strategic plan
  • Driving and executing all monthly, quarterly financial, management and investor-related reporting
  • Lead, drive and support business leaders of all quarterly forecasts, annual plans & budgeting (annual & mid-year), strategic plans, and board presentations (pre and post) for review with leadership - ensuring accuracy, timeliness and quality
  • Support in key business/ investor-related presentations, scenario planning, analysis as requested by leadership/ stakeholders etc
  • Co-own/ support finance transformation projects



  • Chartered Accountant/ CPA or equivalent, MBA Finance (advantageous)
  • 8-10 years of FP&A experience within a global/regional business environment
  • Related Tech industry (SaaS) will be advantageous and preferably in a fast-paced environment and high-growth tech startups
  • Demonstrate excellent skills in financial modelling, business analysis, and managing multiple stakeholders under significant pressure and tight deadlines
  • High expertise in spreadsheets, and PowerPoint tools. Experience in Netsuite, Power BI or Tableau is a plus
  • Strong analytical thinking and analytical skills
  • Very high detail orientation
  • Ability to work and influence cross-functionally
  • Proactive, amicable communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to drive change and impact in a fluid, unstructured working environment