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Finance Controller, APHQ


Shanghai, 31, CN

Req ID 10667 Asia Pacific Co Ltd, China


Your Task

  • Supervises  monthly closing activities, and continuously improves efficiency of the processnal process and maintss and maintain the efficiency of HR systems (PeopleSoft). and conduct negotia for two head offices.
  • Set up all kinds of recharging contract between HQ and plants including China JV Management Service Agreement (MSA) contract, levy recharging contract and other HQ recharging contracts, control timing of billing and ensure cash flow is maintained and forecasted.
  • Supports in the establishment of Internal Control Framework for business processes and functions, particularly the setup and implementation of policies and procedures as well as ICS compliance
  • Oversees the company’s accounting practice to ensure it is in compliance with IFRS, PRC GAAP, and all relevant regulations, ensures that GAAP differences/adjustments are appropriately documented, and proper audit trails are in place; manages the day-to-day reporting activities, including submission and review of results in ZP8 and explanation of variances vs. budget, forecast, and targets established.
  • Prepare monthly reports and annual budget, coordinate with relevant department managers/directors and global domain controlling to ensure target is reasonable and achievable.
  • Check monthly actual report and prepare forecast according to corporate request. Perform regular review with key functional managers/directors to ensure that actual and forecast department expenditures are accurate, perform variance analysis and corrective actions taken
  • Coordinate both internal and external audit. Give necessary support for the group project such as the share transfer, new plant setup and dormant entity liquidation
  • With support from AP tax team, coordinate with tax bureau and government for to avoid tax risk and get yearly government grant. Support Asia Pacific tax team for regular tax report.


Your Profile


At least 8 years’ experience in accounting and finance controlling, Bachelor’s degree or above in Financial or Accounting

Strong communication skills with government, tax bureau and internal high-level management team

Strong leadership skills and Proactive and result oriented.

Fluent English language and Computer Literacy.

Can work under high pressure and finish the job on time, Strong self-management ability


Be part of our ZF team as Finance Controller, APHQ and apply now!


Jin Qiu

(86) 021 61282128

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