Finance Director of SEA

Job Title: Finance Director of SEA
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangkok Province, Thailand
Industry: Accounting & Finance
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -012019-228312
Contact Name: Robert Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 02:16

Job description

Our Client is a global Leader of the Pharmaceutical Industry.


Drive financial leadership in the South East Asia Region.

This includes, but not limited to:

§ The monthly financial closing process, operational and financial forecasts, annual budgeting process and long-term strategic planning

§ Work with global business analytics tools, to deliver strong, risk-balanced plans for sustained business growth.

§ Develop and lead business intelligence including KPIs, key business drivers, and deep dive analytics.

§ Develop and implement local/regional Policies & Procedures in line with Corporate guidelines, including but not limited to: pricing, spending, approval levels.

§ Drive internal controls and financial compliance in accordance with local and Corporate guidelines and regulations.


§ Review and approval of monthly financial reporting (Management and GAAP) for accuracy, completeness and compliance with management policy and US and local GAAP reporting requirements.

§ Partner with Finance Management and Corporate departments on Inter-Company accounting and inventory valuation by product family.

§ Develop and manage all outsourced financial services with local financial service providers. Ensure accuracy of financial reporting in compliance with policies & procedures and accounting standards.

§ Supervise, review and approve service providers across the region payroll calculations and local statutory tax accounting, reporting and disbursements.


§ In partnership with the South East Asia senior management, develop, manage and monitor the process for the execution and completion of strategic, monthly and quarterly financial plans.

§ Analyze and challenge current strategies to determine their effectiveness in achieving desired business objectives and growth targets and recommend alternative strategy and/or operational changes.

§ Develop financial rationales and scenarios to support budget development, investment decisions and long term strategic plans in partnership with Regional and Corporate Leadership.

§ Analyze monthly sales, gross margin and reports providing recommendations to ensure achievement of financial goals.


§ In partnership with local management, develop, monitor and execute product forecasts and shipment schedules.

§ Develop and monitor execution of the supply chain strategy, including customer service activity.

§ Manage other administrative tasks of the South East Asia regional office.

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.