GROUP FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

by Christopher Law in Luxury
Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
HKD 60k - HKD 80k

Introduction:

Our client, HK listed luxury retailer with a focus on the China market is currently in search of a Group FC to lead the team

Responsibilities:

Preparation of accounts
  • Lead to improve month and year-end processes to hit tight deadlines set by the Board;
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity of the Group’s accounting records and financial systems;
  • Responsible for the Group consolidation process of the monthly and yearly financial statements;
  • Play a full part in providing relevant and timely financial information to the Board to enable a balanced and
  • objective assessment of the Group’s strategy and objectives.
Budgets and forecasts
  • Formulate financial targets, budgets and business plans in accordance with the strategy determined by the Board.
Financial management and controls
  • Effectively manage the working capital components of the Group with specific attention to stock, debtors
  • and cash balances;
  • Actively manage the overheads whilst seeking out areas for efficiencies for savings;
  • Review and update, in line with good practice, the Group’s internal control environment and produce a
  • Controls and Procedures manual for review and adoption by management;
  • Play an active role in assisting management in the risk assessment process and embedding a risk
  • management culture throughout the organization.
Taxation
  • Support CFO in the development and execution of the Group’s taxation strategy;
  • Ensure returns for Corporation tax, VAT and other relevant taxes are submitted, payments made on time and all relevant regulations are complied with.
Staff
  • Effectively manage, motivate and develop the Finance Department;
  • Give direction and leadership towards the achievement of each division’s strategy and its annual goals and objectives;
  • Liaise with different departments to ensure the Finance Department is properly supporting the needs of the operating businesses.
General
  • Directly report to CFO;
  • Overview and manage finance and accounting teams at various offices in Hong Kong, PRC and Europe;
  • Manage relationships with auditors, tax advisers, brokers, bankers and other parties as directed by CFO;
  • Ensure CFO is kept informed of industry developments which are relevant to the operation of an efficient finance function;
  • Carry out any further tasks for which your qualifications and experience are suited as directed by the Group

Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Accounting/ Finance/ Business with CPA qualification;
  • At least 8 years of experience in both big 4 CPA firms and commercial environment, with at least 4 years in managerial positions;
  • Experience gained from sizable manufacturing company is preferable;
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines and manage multiple projects with conflicting priorities;
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical skills and problem solving skills, strong business acumen;
  • Occasional travel will be required.

Christopher Law

Christopher Law

For more information about this job opportunity please contact our consultant.

Sign up now for Gemini’s new Job Search platform!

Find the latest job opportunities in Hong Kong, China, Singapore and Thailand! Search and apply for jobs across locations, industries, levels and functions.

Sign up to upload your CV and receive notifications via email or phone when new opportunities are being posted.

Job suggestion for you

Gemini Personnel

Gemini Personnel

Social Links