HR Dynamics

Financial Controller, Hong Kong & China

HR Dynamics
Posted on 7-Apr-21

Financial Controller, Hong Kong & China

HR Dynamics

Job Highlights

  • International Company
  • Expatriate boss
  • Multinational Culture

Job Description

A medium-sized international European logistics company with regional headquarters in Hong Kong serving the growing markets in Asia, including China, Hong Kong and other Asian countries, is looking for a talented and professionally qualified candidate to head the local and China finance team in the regional headquarters in Hong Kong.

The Role & Structure

Reporting functionally to the APAC CEO, and operationally to the Regional CFO, the candidate will manage the financial function of Hong Kong and China and will play both strategic and operational roles, to provide a clear financial picture of the region,  produce qualifying reports to the regional financial office, propose and implement financial changes to ensure continuous and optimal growth of the Company in Hong Kong and China.

Critical Success Factors
  • Graduate in Accounting or Finance in Europe
  • Audit Firm Experience
  • Fluent spoken and written English, with either Chinese or a European language
The Accountabilities
  • Manage the financial teams in Hong Kong and China
  • Supervise and monitor financial reporting, planning, budgeting, forecast, cash flow management and cost-saving controls  
  • Perform Gross Profit reconciliation, contribute and validate job profit analysis, jobs invoicing, costing accuracy, customer invoices billing, and KPI benchmarking
  • Demonstrate strong understanding and up-to-date knowledge of market trend, best financial & accounting practices, taxation requirement and local regulations  
  • Analyses business processes to ensure compliance with internal and external policies and procedures  
  • Collaborate and maintain strong relationships with external parties 
  • Act as a business partner to drive business initiatives and recommendations for enhancing financial performance and business opportunities aligned with business objectives 
The Requirements
  • Bachelor's or above Degree in Finance, Accounting or related disciplines from a European University or Business School
  • Min 2-year audit experience
  • Fluent English, plus either Chinese or a European Language
  • Strong experience in analysis, forecasting and budgeting
  • Experience in logistics, freight forwarding, and shipping is advantageous
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Can meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong leadership and team spirit
  • Sound knowledge in accounting and financial audits.
  • Proficiency in accounting software.
  • Excelling analytical and presentation skills.
  • Positive, pleasant, outgoing and diplomatic in working with the management
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Independent, positive, detail-minded and organized
  • Occasionally travel to China and other countries
The Application

Please submit a detailed resume with current/last and expected salaries and availability, and preferably with a recent photo.  Personal data provided by job applicants will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be treated in absolute confidence.

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
8 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

HR Dynamics is a veteran specialist recruitment company focused on middle to senior level of talent acquisition.  We have developed multiple sourcing channels, cultivated continuous relationship with clients and high caliber candidates, and installed a systematic interviewing techniques, to ensure the best match between talent and client.

Additional Company Information

Human Resources Management/Consultancy
Benefits & Others
Double pay, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Five-day work week