Head of Finance, Heavy Machinery

31 May 2023
15 Jun 2023
JN -112022-5819541
Nurul Habibah
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

As the Head of Finance, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing all financial activities within the organisation. You will play a critical role in developing and executing financial strategies, ensuring compliance with regulations, and providing valuable insights to support informed decision-making.

Client Details

Our client is a multinational corporation that operates in the heavy machinery distribution. Our Client focus on sustainability and innovation has earned it a reputation as a leader in the industry, with a strong commitment to responsible and ethical practices. As an established multinational company, the organisation maintains a culture that values teamwork, diversity, and a customer-focused approach.


  • Develop and implement financial strategies aligned with the company's overall goals and objectives.
  • Collaborate with executive management to establish financial plans, budgets, and forecasts.
  • Conduct financial analysis, risk assessment, and support strategic decision-making.
  • Prepare and present accurate and timely financial reports to senior management and external stakeholders.
  • Analyse financial data, identify trends, and provide insights on financial performance.
  • Monitor key financial metrics, such as revenue, costs, profitability, and cash flow, and recommend strategies for improvement.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant financial regulations, accounting standards, and tax laws.
  • Monitor budget performance, analyse variances, and provide recommendations for cost control.
  • Implement financial controls and procedures to optimise cost efficiency and ensure compliance with budgetary constraints.
  • Foster a collaborative and high-performance culture within the finance team.
  • Promote knowledge sharing and continuous improvement in financial processes and systems.


  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or a related field.
  • Big 4 Audit experience is a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Finance Manager, Finance Controller, or similar leadership role within the heavy machinery or manufacturing industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of financial principles, accounting standards, and financial regulations.
  • Strong analytic skills and ability to interpret complex financial data.
  • Experience in financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Excellent understanding of cost control measures and strategies.
  • Proficiency in financial management software (ERP, SAP, Tableu, Power BI)
  • Strong leadership and people management skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple priorities effectively.
  • Strategic mindset with a focus on driving financial performance and achieving organisational goals.

Job Offer

  • Opportunity to expand portfolio into a key strategic role within the organisation
  • Excellent remuneration package based on experience

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Nurul Habibah on +62 21 2958 8915.

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