Danaher Corporation Sr Finance Manager - South East Asia & Korea in Singapore, Singapore
Senior Finance Manager – South East Asia & Korea
I Purpose of the Position
- This position is responsible for managing the financials of the commercial business in South East Asia & Korea – it involves business partnering, accounting, planning & compliance activities of the Cepheid South East Asia & Korea operations
II. Key Responsibilities
Partnering the South East Asia & Korea General manager to drive growth and profitability of the business
Lead the business forecasting process – monthly forecasts, strat plans and AOP process for the South East Asia & Korea business
Compliance with Sales policy established for smooth working of the business
Establish a strong revenue recognition process for the South East Asia & Korea business
Understanding the differences and managing the operations of the direct business and channel business and tracking the metrics accordingly. Strong understanding of distributor profitability needed
Contribution in terms of the Go direct analysis for the transition of business from channel partner to direct
Proper and timely accounting and reporting of all financial transactions for the Cepheid South East Asia & Korea business and ensure proper adherence to the financial closing
Ensure compliance of all statutory filings for the commercial business
Track and monitor receivables
Implement and continuously improve internal controls that ensure accurate reporting and proper safeguarding of company assets.
Coordinate with the Accounting Manager & APAC Service Finance Manager on accounting and costing aspects which involve commercial business for South East Asia & Korea
Be key contributor to country leadership team and business partner to country general manager
Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time
For people managers, ensure your associates attend and complete all required trainings satisfactorily and on time.
Reports to: - Vice President Finance – APAC and HBDC, Cepheid
Other Key Relationships:
GM, South East Asia & Korea business Cepheid
Vice President Finance, Danaher India & Indonesia
Corporate accounting, planning, tax and treasury
External partners responsible for driving regulatory and compliance for the entity
Strong business partnering skills in communication with business stakeholders & connect the dots in terms of business priorities.
Proficiency in analysis of financial results to identify variations and trends that indicate possible exposures and the need for countermeasures.
Strong interpersonal skills
Proven experiences and results in processes that provide excellent Internal Controls.
Excellent knowledge and practical understanding of applicable local accounting policy, tax regulation, and US GAAP.
Independent and strong sense of integrity.
Working capital analysis and management.
Excellent PC skills preferably experienced in SAP/Oracle as ERP system and Hyperion as Financial Reporting Tool.
Handling the commercial business of any multinational company – Bachelor’s degree with 9+ years of experience OR Master’s degree with 7+ years of experience (Min 3 years as the finance leader)
Experience reviewing, consolidating and reporting the financial results.
Proven ability to understand and improve the internal controls for increased safeguarding of company assets
Demonstrated experiences and results in providing leadership to improve processes and in optimizing working capital
Use of financial reporting tools such as SAP, HFM Oracle and Microsoft Excel to improve productivity in providing timely and accurate financial statements.
Education and Credentials
Financial accounting degree – college or university level
Public Accountancy experience desirable
CPA certification or similar
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Operating Company: Cepheid