Senior Financial Analyst (Power BI/Power Query Experience)

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

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Job ref: 2092

Senior Financial Analyst (Power BI/Power Query Experience)


Our client is a well renowned logistics, warehousing and freight forwarding business that has its regional HQ in Singapore for 7 countries in APAC.


Reporting into FP&A Manager for analysis, month end reporting, budget, forecasting, KPI development and business partnering. Maintain dashboard and generate reports / presentations using Power Pivot, Queries and BI. Support for ERP implementation.


Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

· Support FP&A Manager for financial performance management, stakeholder partnership, and advisory, driving excellence in deployment of resources, strategic benchmarking, business appraisal and budget planning

· Support financial reporting and analysis for APAC Regional team

· Key participant in budget planning and consolidation

· Enhance efficiency and business performance including process improvement

· Supports master data maintenance, identification of system requirements and gaps and liaise with Group IT

· Be a BI superuser, develop and manage a new BI Dashboard and ensure the tools are “fit for purpose”

· The go-to person for new report generation

· As a business finance partner, proactively develop a good domain knowledge of the market and operations of all APAC entities

· Perform APAC P&L consolidation

· Travelling in the Asia Pacific and other locations within the Group required


Potential candidates should possess the following attributes:

· Minimum 4 years post qualification experience in the Finance department of a multinational company doing FP&A related work. Background in starting off as an accountant would be very beneficial.

· A University Accounting or Finance degree from a local or an internationally recognized university

· Able to handle large data set and derive allocation logic based on business knowledge

· Good knowledge of the general accounting

· Excellent skills in Excel. Prior experience with Power Pivot, Power Query and Power BI is a must

· Proven ability to work with cross-functional and multicultural teams and manage key stakeholders

· Responsible, self-driven and independent

· Good attention to detail and excellent analytical, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills

· Courage to propose solutions and ensure follow-through on the execution

· High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results orientation

· Excellent team player who is energetic, work well under pressure and able to meet deadlines

· Good verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin (to liaise with Mandarin-speaking counterparts)

· Knowledge in Oracle is an added advantage