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Director of Finance
|Work exp||10 Years To 15 Years or above|
|Industry||Medical services / Pharmaceutical|
Accounting > Financial Controller
Management > Top Executives (CEO, CFO, CTO, Director, MD)
Accounting > Accounting / Finance Manager
- High profile healthcare and pharma brand
- Oversee Finance, IT, Administration and Compliance
- Group research and manufacturing responsibility
Our client has become a very high profile brand in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. Over the last 10 years, they have continued to invest heavily in the Asia Pacific and China region to develop and launch healthcare products in China, Asia and across the globe. As a result, they are now looking for a Director of Finance to spearhead their group manufacturing and R&D operations.
Reporting directly to the Group CFO, this is an integral role for the business to spearhead their manufacturing and research facilities across China. Leading a growing team, you will responsible for all their day to day financial matters, reporting, consolidations, budgeting and forecasting. You will bring best practices to a rapidly expanding business and will drive improvements to internal controls, policies and processes. In addition, you will also work strategically with their commercial partners in the industry, build the right relationships and ensure opportunities for investments are capitalized. You will also need to liaise effectively with Government bureaus, ascertain appropriate grants to support the business and drive new developments and new products.
Suitable candidates will be CPA/ACCA qualified with at least 10 years of experience in leading a finance team in the pharmaceutical, healthcare or biotechnology industry. Candidates with broader experience to cover IT, SOX, compliance and administration will also be of interest. You should have a good knowledge for working within research and manufacturing facilities, understand costing concepts and revenue recognition across different stages of product development. You will also have strong communication skills and be fluent in both English and Chinese and have worked with other US or UK multinational corporations.