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Head of Finance

Job description

We are currently recruiting exclusively for a well-known insurance group in Malaysia who are looking to hire an experienced Head of Finance to run all finance and accounting operations for the company. Reporting directly to the CEO, this is a critical role as part of the executive leadership team, and will involve full ownership of the accounting, finance, FP&A, forecasting and costing, as well as leading the whole finance function.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and direction to the finance team
  • Work closely with the CEO and executive management team to formulate company strategy
  • Develop, implement and monitor financial and business planning strategy
  • Provide financial information to the group, ensuring high levels of accuracy
  • Communicate key financial updates to the board, providing insight 'behind the numbers'
  • Implement robust financial controls and manage the company's risk
  • Regular liaison with auditors and external regulatory bodies as required

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Excellent academic background with a degree in Finance & Accounting, or a relevant MBA or actuarial subject
  • Professional accountancy qualification ie. ACCA, ACA, CPA etc
  • Over ten years' experience in finance leadership roles
  • Strong actuarial background and ideally recent experience within the General Insurance sector
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, able to add significant value as part of the executive management team

To apply, please click "APPLY NOW" or email Matthew Cooper at or Jillian Yeow at Data provided is for recruitment purposes only.

Due to the volume of applications received, we regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

JTK Number: JTKSM 995 | Company Registration Number: 201301019088 (1048918-T)

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