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  • Location: Selangor
  • Salary: RM25000 - RM40000 per month per month
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 5 years ago

  • Multinational-Big Business
  • Attractive Remuneration Package
  • Regional Career Growth Opportunities

About our client

This business is one of the leading Manufacturing/Distribution leaders in APAC is currently looking for a commercial CFO to lead the finance team based in Selangor. This person would report directly to the CEO and dotted line to a Regional CFO based in Singapore.

Your responsibilities

  • The CFO would be accountable for all financial reporting functions which includes financial & management reporting
  • Highly involved in funding, tax and audit management and process improvements
  • You will also be required to take on a strong business partnering role assisting the CEO in providing strategic and analytical support to evaluate and improve business performances and potential growth opportunities in Malaysia.
  • Required to drive the business analysis team to performing strategic, financial and operational analysis to facilitate sound business decision whether to expand organically or via merger or acquisitions
  • Establish robust risk management framework, internal controls and systems are set
  • Responsible for all governance framework including, Trading Compliance, Audit Compliance, Tax Compliance, in line with company's policies and compliance requirements.
  • Review finance structure and bench strength to ensure the right capabilities, competencies and capacities are in place.
  • Ensure proper accounting systems, processes and infrastructure are designed and deployed for delivery of accurate and timely financial reports.
  • Driving improvements or upgrades to ERP accountings systems
  • Analysing cost optimisation involving logistics and distribution channels in meeting revenue targets and driving profit margins

You will have

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting, or preferably CPA, ACCA or CIMA
  • At least 10-15 years exposure to corporate business from an MNC/PLC/SME
  • Demonstrated strength or success in business partnering and ability to manage and drive change
  • Proven track record of good leadership, developing people, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in a managing a start-up environment would have an added environment
  • Candidates with a background managing IPO/M&A/JV experiences are encouraged to apply
  • Candidates from Distribution/Manufacturing/FMCG/Pharma industries would be preferred, however candidates from other industries are also welcome to apply.

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to David Wooden at or call directly on +60 3 2174 9011 for a confidential discussion.