Mainstay Asia provide Resourcing Solutions. Head Quartered in Hong Kong we offer a range of solutions across Recruitment, Workforce Augmentation, Consulting and Payroll & HR Services. Working with innovative and forward thinking organizations, we provide access to challenging and career enhancing...

Mainstay Asia provide Resourcing Solutions. Head Quartered in Hong Kong we offer a range of solutions across Recruitment, Workforce Augmentation, Consulting and Payroll & HR Services.

Working with innovative and forward thinking organizations, we provide access to challenging and career enhancing opportunities across our areas of expertise. To learn more about Mainstay Asia, visit www.mainstayasia.com

Financial Controller/Senior Finance Manager (Treasury experience)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry HR / Recruitment Services
Job function Accounting > Accounting / Finance Manager
Accounting > Treasury
Published On 26/03/2018

Our client is a privately-owned SME in the leisure and lifestyle industry. They are looking to appoint a Financial Controller to add structure to the Finance department, with particular emphasis on the Treasury function. The company carries a cash surplus and is well-funded.

About the role

This position will overseas all the finance functions and reports to the Directors. Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee all accounts and investments of the company and its subsidiaries
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, analysed, reported and that the proper controls are in place
  • Develop budgets forecasts, reports and analysis
  • Manage cash flow and credit control
  • Improving efficiencies, reducing costs and inaccuracies/errors across the function and the business. Perhaps through the introduction of IT systems, automation or tools
  • Working with external accountants and auditors
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory law and financial regulations in multiple countries
  • Establishing a formal treasury management governance and investment framework, including setting strategy, policies and controls
  • Hiring, leading and mentoring less experienced finance staff

About the person

You will be required to be ‘hands on’ in setting up processes, procedures, and policies, as well as providing forecasts, budgets, reports and analysis. You will have:

  • A Bachelor's degree or master's degree in accounting or a related field. An accounting certification is preferred
  • At least 5 years management experience in an in-house or Consulting role (a combination would be ideal) with an international firm
  • Experience working in a well governed Treasury function
  • A ‘can do’, positive attitude and require little personal support or day-to-day management. Some start-up or SME-related experience preferred
  • Proven leadership skills; interpersonal skills; solid written and verbal communication skills; high attention to detail; organizational skills; critical thinking and problem-solving skills; research skills; analytical skills;

Should you meet these criteria and wish to apply, please email your CV to ‘clara@mainstayasia.com’ with ‘Financial Controller’ in the subject.