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Finance Director (100k+, need Logistic, strong China, M&A exp)

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A new position, locating a new FD situated in HK to look after the new China operation.

Key Accountabilities

• A strategic finance business partner to senior leadership, contributing to the overall success of the cluster. Overseeing the financial, audit, tax, accounting and procurement function and teams, you will be partnering with leadership teams to provide financial insights, guidance, integrating finance into the strategic decision-making process. This can include profitability analysis, cost-benefit analysis, and performance metrics.
• Oversee financial reporting, ensuring that accurate and timely financial statements, reports, and disclosures are prepared for management and/or head office/regional office, and regulatory authorities.
• Lead post-M&A integration projects and identify process improvement opportunities and implement solutions with various stakeholders, including function heads and team.
• Identify, leverage and implement appropriate technological solutions, such as Oracle Fusion/SAP, automation, data analytics, and digital tools, to drive process efficiency and effectiveness.
• Develop and implement standards, procedures, internal controls, and processes in accordance with relevant accounting standards, legal regulatory and company policies and procedures.
• Oversee all aspects of cash management, including cash forecasting, liquidity management, and optimizing capital to ensure the company maintains healthy cash flow.
• Drive and lead initiatives to improve Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) by analyzing the company's capital structure, identifying areas for efficiency enhancement, and implementing strategies to optimize capital allocation.
• Preparation of budgets and forecasting and statutory and internal audits; and tax reporting and compliance.
• Provide leadership and create a rewarding team-based culture, including mentorship and development of staff.
• Support the setup of new business operations. Positively drive agreed initiatives, propose new initiatives, and adopt a sense of continuous improvement.

Qualifications & Experience
• University qualifications preferably in Finance or Accounting.
• Qualified Chartered Accountant with minimum 15 years’ experience from multinational companies and/or familiarity with Logistics/Supply Chain industries.
• Proven experience and knowledge of financial accounting standards and local regulatory requirements.
• Experience in Accounts Finalizations, MIS Reporting, Tax Compliance and Accounts supervision.
• Familiar with the accounting, tax and legal requirement for Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan
• Sound judgement and analytical thinking that enables decision making, ability to manage projects and prioritize and manage timelines.
• Exceptional communications, relationship-building and organizational skills.
• Driven, analytical, hands-on, and detailed-oriented.
• Proven leadership skills to develop and motivate a team.
• Advanced proficiency with MS Excel and familiarity with Oracle Fusion and SAP would be an asset.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accounting & Finance

Focus: CFO/Finance Director/Financial Controller

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: HKD100,000 - HKD110,000 per month + negotiable, 25% target bonus

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Director

Location: Central and Western District

Job Reference: VC6PAA-C4A705DA

Date posted: 18 June 2024

Consultant: Timothy Cheng

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