Chief Financial Officer

Kuala Lumpur Permanent

Updated on 28/08/2020

  • Strategic and senior leadership role, based in Malaysia
  • Fast-paced and continuous growth and development

About Our Client

Our client is an established conglomerate based in Malaysia with operations both locally and internationally. With an excellent track record of growth and brand name, they continue to strive for new developments and growth globally. As the business continues to flourish, the need to have a strategic CFO to lead the forefront of transformation and global expansion will be key in driving the success and profitability of the company.

Job Description

Being a key member of the group's executive management team, you will provide leadership in all aspects of finance, investor relations, risk management and corporate governance. You will work closely with the Group CEO and leadership team including the finance leaders of the subsidiaries to ensure proper management of the finance, tax, treasury and planning function. You will also lead various projects in the business such as M&A related activities and finance transformation. The CFO take a seat at the strategy planning table and help influence the future direction of the company. This role is vital in providing financial leadership and aligning business and finance strategy to grow the business. In addition to M&A and capital market financing strategies, you will play an integral role in supporting other long-term investments of the company.

The Successful Applicant

To succeed in this senior level appointment, you should be a qualified CA/CPA, of which recent years were spent as a CFO in a progressive multinational in an international leadership capacity. Track record in demonstrating success in driving business growth, finance transformation, change management and results is essential. Previous experience in corporate finance and investment banking could be advantageous. Self-motivated, confident and analytical, you are a "hands-on" leader with a strong desire in getting involved with business operations. Experience working in a listed company and other countries would be critical.

What's on Offer

An excellent career opportunity for a commercial savvy CFO, with future career progression opportunities to other divisions of the business.

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