CFO / Financial Controller (Start-Up)

Kuala Lumpur Permanent

Added 14/09/2021

  • Great opportunity to join one of the fastest Start-Up in the region
  • Develop your career within this organisation with good career prospect

About Our Client

Our client is one of the fast growing Start-up in the region. Boasting on their growing revenue, regional presence and huge clientele, our client currently are aggressively expanding to maximize their market share globally. Moving forward as a vibrant organization, they believe in hiring the best talent to produce the best results. Due to the aggressive developing of the business as well as the increased in revenue of their business, they are looking for a CFO/Financial Controller to partner in bringing their business to a higher level. This is an amazing opportunity to join this organization with strong development and good progression in a newly created role.

Job Description

Being the "right hand person" to the Group CEO, it is vital that this candidate comes with a track record of delivery and proven experience. Among the many responsibilities are listed below:

● Oversee all company accounts and investments

● Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts

● Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports

● Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities

● Supervise and manage financial department staff, including accountants and financial


● Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback

● Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing

● Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported

● Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations

and legislation

● Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations

● Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports

● Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies

● Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations

● Report to the CEO with timely and accurate financial information

● Assist the CEO in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board


The Successful Applicant

The ideal CFO/FC will be confident in leading from the front and be responsible for the growth of the company and must possess the below requirements;

  • Candidate must possess a Professional Qualification (ACCA/CPA/ICAEW/MICPA)
  • At least 15 years of relevant experience in Accounting, Finance Business, Corporate Finance and Tax, preferably froma mixture of MNC and Start-Up environemnt
  • At least 8 years of managerial position and leading a team
  • Confident with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and aggressive environment
  • Strong analytical skills, highly motivated and results oriented

What's on Offer

Being part of a leading high growth company in Malaysia you will be offered a great package which includes:

  • Attractive salary package (RM25,000 to RM32,000 depending on experience)
  • Opportunity to step into a more progressive position in a strong growth company
Eugene Koo
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Phone number
+603 2302 4019

Job summary

Finance & Accounting
Financial Controller
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Kuala Lumpur
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Consultant name
Eugene Koo
Consultant contact
+603 2302 4019
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