Assistant Finance Manager (KL)

RM5000 - RM7000 per month
25 May 2022
22 Jun 2022
JN -052022-5604355
Phoebe Chee
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant
  • Good exposure
  • Good career path

Client Details

Our client is one of the leading market player in food production.


    • Responsible for the full spectrum of financial, accounting functions and business support.
    • Manage and lead the finance team to ensure effective day-to-day operations of overall accounting and financial functions.
    • Understanding input drivers and validate the integrity of the reporting to influence strategic decision-making and planning by using data to provide advice and/or disruptive ideas.
    • Identify, resolve, or provide guidance on the resolution of complex data integrity issues while improving controls to address financial risk and support frugality.
    • Timely and accurate monthly/annual financial (including P&L, balance sheet, etc.) and management reporting, in compliance with the applicable governing standards and regulations and group reporting requirements
    • Effectively and efficiently work with tax agents, auditors, company secretary and bankers and all other relevant parties.
    • Preparation and implementation of budgets
    • Preparation, monitor and perform financial analysis and expenditure of the company.
    • Monitor and manage cash flow, ensuring optimum cash level, and make sound recommendations on how much cash should be retained in the company, invested in capital projects and how much should be distributed to shareholders.
    • Formulate and enforce continuous improvement on financial and operations internal controls, policies, and procedures.
    • To share and implement company goals, leadership principles, values, culture company wide.
    • To research, review, and recommend the latest technological advancements (those that are related to financial management) that are essential to the company's long term growth plans.
    • Provide strategic guidance around capital financing options to support the start-up's growth.
    • Developing the corporate fundraising strategy and managing relationships with partners and investors
    • Undertake ad hoc assignments or restructuring of the portfolio as directed by the management from time to time.


  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree (ACCA / ICAEW / CPA), Finance/Accountancy or equivalent.
  • At least 3 years of managing Finance Operations with 2 years of direct management experience.
  • Ability to adapt and adopt to various demands and expectations of a fast-growing company including thinking, planning and acting/executing outside the box.
  • Comfort in the start-up environment (i.e., sometimes chaotic and lacking structure) and able to create structure and foundational accounting processes.
  • Strong priority management skills
  • Hands on approach and to coach subordinates to ensure they understand and meet company's high standards (including values, culture and leadership principle.)
  • Maintain absolute confidentiality on all company's data and trade secrets.
  • Ability to be innovative and outperform on all tasks and responsibilities
  • Ability to work independently and yet be a team player.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and Bahasa Malaysia.
  • Analytical, problem solver and multitasker - with ability to do highly unstructured work.
  • To ensure that company interest is the priority and comes first, committed to do whatever it takes (including weekends, off days and public holidays) to meet this objective.
  • Ensure that KPI and all task assigned and deliverables are completed as per the timeline; or earlier.
  • Willing to travel outstation and overseas as and when required.

Job Offer

  • A vibrant team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Responsibility from day one in a fast growing and Career Advancement
To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Phoebe Chee on +603 2302 4040

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