GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)

Supply Chain Finance Business Partner - SEAT / ANZ

Singapore, Singapore
Competitive salary
28 Oct 2020
12 Nov 2020
Approved employers
Approved employer
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Your Responsibilities:
Job purpose:
  • Responsible for COGS target delivery for SEAT / ANZ business
  • Lead Supply Chain Finance team to ensure fiscal discipline and cost management & improvement, across Factories (KL, Pulogadung & Hsinchu) and E2E Supply Chain costs.
  • Finance Partner to SEAT / ANZ Supply Chain Leadership team, working closely support delivery of business goals

Main responsibilities:
  • Manage Cost / Cash performance for SEAT / ANZ Supply Chain by providing timely financial analysis and counsel, highlighting monthly performance variances, evaluating capital investments and recommending immediate corrective actions to improve cost efficiencies in achieving business goals.
  • Define local timelines for Factories / Markets aligned with GSK corporate requirements and in agreement with Entity finance teams for finalization & submission of monthly results, periodic financial forecasts and annual Budgets. Meet all agreed timelines through proper BISON & Dashboard (COGNOS) submission.
  • Lead annual 3-year Plan in support of delivery of business goals/ cost & cash aspirations
  • Lead annual standard setting for existing and new products, ensuring close collaboration and alignment of volume forecast from business
  • Drive & Support Cost savings program in Supply Chain in line with cost targets; Establish and maintain a dynamic cost monitoring & ongoing forecasting process keeping abreast with all environmental changes, fiscal changes & business needs
  • Provide Decision Support analysis for all strategic business initiatives, including capital investments, network projects, in partnership with Supply Chain, Business, Tax / Legal where applicable
  • Work closely with C&C team and ensure GSK corporate policies and IAS are followed; establish processes for ensuring consistent compliance thereof.
  • Establish and maintain internal control procedures across the Supply Chain to meet Audit requirements and ensure high levels of Corporate Governance across the Supply Chain.
  • Develop Self, Factory/Market SC Fin team members

GSK's dedication to the wellbeing of our employees is reflected in the benefits we offer; including healthcare for yourself and dependents, performance related bonus, long term incentives and a host of other flexible offerings you can tailor to your own preferences. We also offer a range of employee health and wellbeing programs including our truly unique Partnership for Prevention program, a global commitment by GSK to provide all employees with up to 40 preventative healthcare services bringing to life our mission to: do more, feel better and live longer.

At GSK we value diversity and treat all candidates equally. We aim to create an inclusive workplace where all employees feel engaged, supportive of one another, and know their work makes an important contribution.

Why You?

Basic qualifications:

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant or Certified Management Accountant
  • 10-12 years of experience with People Management experiences
  • Hands-on exposure in Supply Chain, including Factories
  • Understanding of IAS
  • Sound knowledge of Indirect taxation, Cost Accounting & cost management tools, techniques
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Preferred qualifications:

As above

Why GSK?

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. We have three global businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. Our goal is to be one of the world's most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies.

We are proud of the difference we make. GSK has ranked 1st in the Access to Medicines Index all five times since its launch in 2008 and FORTUNE Magazine ranked us #1 on its 'Change the World list' which recognizes companies that have made significant progress in sustainable, scalable approaches to addressing societal problems as part of their company strategy.

GSK has been present in Asia for over 50 years and our commitment to the region is strengthened by the establishment of our purpose-built headquarters for Asia. Situated in Singapore, GSK Asia House is a further step in our long-standing strategy to grow and diversify our company - emphasizing the globally balanced business we have built over the years. To better support Asia, we focus on developing talent to improve our ability to make the right decisions for healthcare professionals, patients and consumers across the region.


Our goalis to be one of the world's most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. We believe that we all bring something unique to GSK and when we combine our knowledge, experiences and styles together, the impact is incredible. Come join our adventure at GSK where you will be inspired to do your best work for our patients and consumers. A place where you can be you, feel good and keep growing.

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