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Financial Controller (Singapore & SEA)
- International Law Firm
- Regional Exposure
About Our Client
Our client is a highly reputable law firm based in London, United Kingdom. With over 3800 lawyers based in over 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. They are currently seeking a high caliber Finance Controller to join their Finance team.
Reporting to the Head of Finance (Asia), you will be managing the finance function of the firm, involving a substantial businesses trading across jurisdictions throughout South East Asia. You will support the preparation of management and financial accounts, budgeting, forecasting and analysis as well as the supervision of the accounts department. This role includes ensuring that the processes conforms to the Firm's accounting policies and complies with external regulations and standard. You are the key Finance Business Partner providing hands on business support and guidance to the region and management team, supporting the firm's strategy and the regional strategy and practice group business plans in relation to the region. You will also be working closely with the Head of Finance, Singapore Managing Partners, and Group Financial Controller and Finance Director.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate should hold a qualified degree in Accounting or Finance or possess a professional Accounting qualification. You are in a Financial Control position with relevant working experience where prior Big 4 experience would be a plus. You are a self-motivated leader and team player, 'hands-on', versatile and possess a keen eye for details. You should have strong managerial experience, possess excellent interpersonal skills, business acumen. You are able to communicate well and posses the influencing skills to confidently liaise with the senior management and business partners. Previous experience in legal environment would be desirable but not essential.
What's on Offer
This opportunity offers a dynamic and fast paced work environment with excellent career progression opportunities. You will also benefit from an attractive remuneration with welfare benefits.