Arup Finance Manager in NA, Hong Kong

Arup is a global firm of planners, designers, engineers and consultants with over 13,000 employees working in more than 90 offices across more than 40 countries. The firm is the creative force behind many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable projects. Our Asia offices employ over 3,000 staff and are engaged in prestigious multi-disciplinary projects covering buildings, infrastructure, transportation, structural, environmental and industrial areas. We embrace diversity and inclusion in all aspects including individual differences and open-mindedness. Currently we are looking for a capable and independent individual for the following position as part of the multi-disciplinary team.

Responsibilities:

• Develop an in-depth understanding of the East Asia operations and collaborate with local management to provide insightful financial analysis to support business strategy, commercial initiatives and decision making

• Support the Region’s income, profit and cost review analysis for the responsible South East Asia offices, monitor the project and office financial performances and make recommendations

• Provide commercial advice on bidding and conduct commercial training to project teams

• Lead local finance teams in ensuring compliance with local statutory, tax, company secretarial, treasury and corporate governance requirements

• Assist in ERP financial systems implementation and the migration of finance transactional processes from local offices to the newly created Financial Shared Service Centre

• Participate in ad-hoc projects in business process improvement or re-engineering if necessary

• Some travelling to South East Asia countries

• Assist in ad-hoc assignment as and when required

Qualifications & Experience required:

• Degree holder in Accounting, Finance or related discipline

• Qualified accountant from professional accounting institutions

• At least 8 years of relevant accounting experience with Big 4 audit firm or multi-national organizations in a regional capacity, with management / supervisory responsibilities

• Solid commercial experience in business trend analysis and track record in performance improvement

• Sound knowledge of internal controls and corporate governance principles

• Strong communication skills and ability to work with people of diverse cultural background

• Flexible and able to work under pressure and manage deadlines

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Excel and PowerPoint

• Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese

We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including Global Profit Share scheme, additional fringe benefits of maternity/paternity leave and long-term career development opportunities.

Personal data collected would be used for recruitment purpose only. Applicants not contacted within 8 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful.

Job: Finance

Title: Finance Manager

Location: Hong Kong-NA-Hong Kong

Requisition ID: HON0000D2