Director, Controller, SEA
Posting Date : 20 Aug 2021 | Close Date :18 Nov 2021

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

About our client

Our client is a well- established consumer goods company listed in the NYSE with their Global Business Services based out of Malaysia.

About the role

The position supports the Sr. Director, Regional Controller - APAC by leading the country finance teams within the Asia Pacific region to timely maintain books and records of high integrity in accordance with both statutory reporting and US GAAP requirements.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Support business transactions are conducted in compliance with internal policies, processes, and procedures, and external local/ US GAAP statutory requirements (e.g. Sarbanes—Oxley Act}.
  • Develop and implement best practices within the Asia Pacific region as required. 
  • Coach and develop Finance staff

The requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and ACCA, CPA or CA qualified
  • 20 years of experience in corporate/public accounting, preferable with some experience in Big 4, and US MNCs
  • Demonstrated capability in leading and managing an operational finance team across multiple entities and geographical jurisdictions
  • Demonstrated experience with diverse audit, legal compliance, tax, financial management and accounting, funding, consolidations, and reporting issues, and budget development.
  • Strong understanding of SEA countries accounting practices, USGAAP and Sarbanes—Oxley Act •
  • Strong English communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to organize workload for effective implementation under general supervision and adapt as the external environment and organization evolves
  • Strong customer and results orientation
  • Team player able to interact effectively at all levels with sensitivity to cultural diversity
  • Sound proficiency in an ERP system such as Oracle & Hyperion.
  • Sound taxation knowledge 

How to apply

If you have the required experience please apply directly to

Ad posted by Beng See Lee on behalf of Lee Capstone, Regn No: R1107757

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Specialization : Accounting & Finance
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : 20
Work Location : Malaysia

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