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Senior Finance Analyst

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This client in Petaling Jaya is seeking a Senior Finance Analyst to join their dynamic team. This role offers an exciting opportunity to support business controllers with various tasks, including preparing performance reports, performing variance analysis, and assisting in financial planning. The successful candidate will have the chance to work in a supportive environment that values collaboration and understanding. This role is perfect for someone who is self-driven, proactive, and has a keen eye for detail.

What you'll do:

As a Senior Finance Analyst, you will play a crucial role in supporting this client's business controllers with various tasks. Your responsibilities will include preparing performance reports, performing detailed variance analysis, and assisting in financial planning. You will also be involved in analysing the financial implications of business cases and other transactions. This role requires a high level of commitment, cooperation, and understanding. It offers an excellent opportunity for those looking to further their career in finance.

  • Prepare timely and standardised monthly/quarterly business performance reports
  • Perform detailed variance analysis (Sales, cost, margin) and recommend corrective actions
  • Collect, compile, verify and analyse financial information using economic indicators
  • Analyse the financial implications of business cases, pricing simulations or other transactions
  • Follow up on approved investments business case and other business cases
  • Participate in annual financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting process for the respective function
  • Assist stakeholders to understand business metrics by country, manage enterprise risk through collaborating with relevant party to identify and mitigate control risks
  • Ensure policies and guidelines related to own scope are followed and report noncompliant issues
  • Support Internal/External Audit, liaise with finance hubs as required
  • Support on transformation and driving AGILE in finance process on the development of new tools/procedures

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Senior Finance Analyst position brings a wealth of experience in financial planning and analysis. With at least five years' experience under your belt, you should be well-versed in using analysis tools and has excellent communication skills. You are expected to be proactive in your approach to problem-solving and pays strong attention to detail. Your experience with AGILE methodologies in finance processes and understanding of internal controls framework will be invaluable in this role. A team player will be great as this role collaborates with different functions.

  • Minimum of 5 years of Financial & Planning experience
  • Expertise in analysis tools
  • Fluency in English both spoken and written
  • Proactive approach towards problem-solving
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with AGILE methodologies in finance processes
  • Understanding of internal controls framework
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with different functions

This client is a global leader in their field, known for their commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a supportive and inclusive work environment that values the contributions of all team members. Their focus on collaboration and understanding ensures that every employee has the opportunity to grow and succeed. With a strong emphasis on work-life balance, they provide flexible working arrangements to accommodate the diverse needs of their employees.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to the next level? Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Apply today by clicking on the link. We look forward to receiving your application!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Financial Analysis

Industry: Manufacturing and Production

Salary: MYR6,000 - MYR8,000 per month + Market aligned

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Petaling Jaya

Job Reference: 89M55O-E6C0DDAE

Date posted: 28 May 2024

Consultant: WenThing Khoo

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