Finance manager (expat preferred)
Initially, the position will focus on collaboration and facilitating the establishment of the Finance, HR,
Admin and IT functions, and thereafter the improvement and maintenance of the service delivery of
these functions with the support of the relevant leaders and employees.
The successful candidate will join the International Sourcing Office, which focuses on sourcing
and supply of products to the majority of the retailers in the group.
Supporting the Sourcing Executive and GM in the establishment and execution of the overall Sourcing
¡ñ Managing and overseeing the Finance, HR, Admin and IT functions which includes leading and
supervising employees as well as achieving overall department objectives with the assistance of the
Heads of Departments
¡ñ Identifying of potential financial risks
¡ñ Developing and maintaining governance frameworks and sound internal controls for the relevant
¡ñ Overseeing the tax and other regulatory reporting of the organisation
¡ñ Reviewing and analysing of the division¡¯s performance
¡ñ Managing and controlling the annual financial plans/budgets
¡ñ Managing and overseeing the service providers and outsourced facilities function and relationships
5+ years experience at a senior level
Previous (Pan-Asian) international experience will be advantageous:
- South African living in China or a South African willing to relocate to Shanghai, China
- Local talent pool of candidates who have experience in working with South African counterparts
Ability to identify issues and areas for improvement through analysis
Ability to work independently, with limited required direction and guidance
Strong commercial acumen and business understanding
Ability to manage both internal and external relationships
Team orientated, with strong leadership, relationship and interpersonal skills
Advanced negotiation, influencing and stakeholder management abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent numeracy skills
Strong analytical and systems orientation
The role will be integral in acting as a partner between the South African entities and Shanghai
operations. The incumbent will require functional knowledge, experience and proven leadership ability.
This position will provide international exposure and a career growth opportunity and will be based in
To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Rosa Luo on +86 6062 3065.