Commercial Finance Manager - THB170K, MNC Chemicals, MRT Rama 9

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager - THB170K, MNC Chemicals, MRT Rama 9
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangkok Province, Thailand
Salary: Attractive Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -052020-449887
Contact Name: Rapipong Sharmakon
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 08, 2020 12:48

Job Description

Job Summary

Argyll Scott is exclusively partnering with a multinational manufacturing chemicals business who are looking for a Commercial Finance Manager to support with the growth of the market in Thailand and South East Asia. The company is one of the world's largest and longest-established chemicals manufacturers and distributors with more than offices in 75 countries. This is an amazing opportunity to play a leading role in a fast-paced and ever-evolving global business that offers career development and dynamic working environment.


  • Be a full budget owner of all finance activities for the Commercial Operations activities including Sales, Marketing and the Business Management functions
  • Business partner with the Commercial Team, combining both support and challenge
  • Drive profit maximization through profit and loss evaluation and providing key inputs to negotiating parameters
  • Support BU Finance Leaders in updating sales to revenue data and participate in the BU planning process
  • Provide analytics supporting cost vs. market data; identify opportunities to reduce cost or improve margin
  • Identify risks and develop mitigation strategies to include both financial risk and business performance risk
  • Develop and present financial plans and results to division leadership team
  • Set the example of continuous process improvement
  • Execute other occasion ad-hoc tasks and special projects


  • A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • A minimum of 6+ years of working experience in a similar role, Big4 Audit background with CPA would be an advantage but not a strict requirement
  • Strong business partnering and commercial Finance experience in a large multinational company
  • FMCG or Manufacturing industry experience is desirable, but must have product P&L understanding
  • Ability to translate and simplify financial messages to non-Finance stakeholders
  • Experience of working with Sales & Marketing teams
  • Ability to use management information to provide insight behind business performance, to guide future plans, lead for Planning and Forecasting excellence
  • Highly numerate and analytical, with good attention to detail
  • Ability to apply intellect and judgement to influence cross-functional colleagues to act on financial recommendations in commercial decisions
  • Excellent command of English and a Thai native speaker

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.