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GM of Finance & Accounting - Japanese Automotive, Sriracha

Job Title: GM of Finance & Accounting - Japanese Automotive, Sriracha
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chonburi Province, Thailand
Industry: Accounting & Finance
Salary: THB130000 - THB150000 per month
Start Date: 7/20/2020
Reference: JN -072020-450935
Contact Name: Rapipong Sharmakon
Job Published: July 20, 2020 14:59

Job description

About Our Client
A well-established Japanese automotive manufacturer is now looking for a General Manager of Finance & Accounting to lead their team at their plants in Chonburi.
Job Summary
In this role, you will be leading a team of 10+ accountants and reporting directly to Plant General Manager and Japanese Vice President.
Responsibilities

  • Manage all accounting operations including Billing, AR, AP, GL, Inventory & Cost Accounting and Revenue Recognition
  • Manage month-end closing and prepare monthly financial statements and other operational reports for site
  • Analyze variances and communicates explanations to management with recommended actions
  • Prepare forecasts of income statement, balance sheets, and statement of cash flows for the Plant
  • Work across organization boundaries and all levels of the company to achieve plant, country or corporate objectives
  • Integrates and trains new staff while leading the continued professional development of the existing team
  • Shares best practices across global finance team, e.g. process improvements, financial modeling and procedures changes
  • Provides proactive consultation, interpretation and education of complex financial and operational matters to various departmental leaders used to drive business decisions
  • Collaborates with Plant General Manager, and senior management to explain results, make improvements, manage projects, identify inefficiencies, understand operations and lead the development of complex analysis
  • Monitor and implement plant internal controls (in conjunction with corporate policies) as necessary to ensure reporting integrity, safeguard company assets, and identify risks
  • Ensures proper accounting in accordance with J-SOX and local GAAP
  • Accounting Principles as well as local statutory requirements
  • Estimate product costs to support quoting activities
  • Execute other ad-hoc projects as assigned

Qualifications

  • A Thai national with at least a bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • A minimum of 20+ years of work experience in a similar role, preferably from Japanese automotive industry with a plant size of 500+ headcounts
  • Strong knowledge and proven experience in J-SOX, local GAAP, financial controlling, financial reporting and financial analysis
  • A mature, trusted, transparent and detailed orient team lead with good people management skills
  • Stability and career longevity is most desirable; you need to stay in each company for at least 3 years while few minor exceptions are accepted upon a discussion
  • Good command of English and a native speaker of Thai

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