Director of Finance & People - APAC - UK HQ MNC

Hong Kong Island Permanent
  • English speaking culture
  • New headcount

About Our Client

My client has been in operation for over 20 years with the last decade expanding their footprint in the Asia market. As part of their upcoming interesting development, they are looking to bring on board a business leader to take care of the APAC finance function and report to the UK HQ. My client's background is in the NGO sector.

Job Description

This position will support to the MD APAC to drive growth plans for the region and act as a close Business Partner. For the finance aspects, the role will involve ensuring the appropriate systems, policies and processes are in place to ensure high quality reports and accounts are timely produced. You will also be expected to set annual business plans, forecast and budgeting processes for the region. The process of payroll, cash flow management, audit and taxation are also integral to the role. On top, this position will act as the HR and people development leader for APAC to ensure regional practices align internally with the UK HQ. There will also be a minor element of overseeing the legal aspects, and work closely with external lawyers with the guidance of the risk management team in the UK.

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related discipline
  • Accounting Qualifications (i.e. HKICPA, CPAA, ACCA, AICPA etc)
  • At least total of 15-18 years of working experience
  • Candidates with experience on top of finance will be a plus (i.e. elements of HR, admin or legal)
  • Prior experience in NGO will be preferred (but not a must)
  • Excellent stakeholder management in working with individuals across countries
  • Flexible in nature, with positive mindset and able to demonstrate a passion in the NGO sector
  • Strong command of languages in English, Cantonese and Mandarin

What's on Offer

  • Part of the core leadership team
  • Strong ownership of the role's development
  • Rapid business growth plans
  • Work for a highly reputable organisation
  • Stable working environment
Carly Yau
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Phone number
+852 3602 2464

Job summary

Finance & Accounting
Financial Director / CFO
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Not For Profit
Hong Kong Island
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Consultant name
Carly Yau
Consultant phone
+852 3602 2464
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