Accounting and Finance Director, Asia Pacific - Commodities trading multinational

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Kerry Consulting Pte Ltd , EA Licence No: 16S8060
  • 17 Oct 17 2017-10-17

• Newly created role • Expanding organization • Asia Pacific coverage including China

This is a fast expanding commodity trading MNC with Singapore as its Asia Pacific HQ. As a result of business expansion, a newly created opportunity has arisen for a high calibre Accounting and Finance Director to lead the finance function.

Reporting to the CEO, the Director will lead all accounting, finance and tax activities for their APAC operations. Working closely with the business, he/ she will be the key finance, accounting and tax advisor for all complex transactions, including cross-border structured finance deals. The Director will be actively involved in balance sheet and P&L analysis, process reviews and cross functional projects to support transition and expansion strategies across the region. This is a highly visible role where the Director will collaborate with the business to strengthen the function in Asia and implement best practices for future business performance.

The successful candidate will be a qualified CA with 15 years of financial and accounting experience, ideally gained with commodity trading multinationals. As China is a significant business for Asia, it is critical that you have proven track record in managing finance matters for China entities out of Singapore. Candidates with a strong understanding of Singapore and China tax will have a distinct advantage. To succeed in this role, you will be described as: driven, detailed and operationally hands on.

To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Ailing Huang/ Audrey Chan at, quoting the job title and reference number AH12758. We regret that only successfully shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Licence No: 16S8060

Registration no: R1104181