head of finance - insurance in Kuala Lumpur

inderjit singh, randstad
job type
RM 15,000 - RM 18,000 per month

job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
accounting & finance
job type
working hours
RM 15,000 - RM 18,000 per month
7 years
reference number
inderjit singh, randstad
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job description

about the company

Our client, one of the top leading Insurance providers globally. With offices across more than 12 countries and providing a wide range of products such as General & Health, Group & Motor Insurance.

about the job

As part of the management team, the Head of Finance is responsible for the financial management of the organisation. These may include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing the financial reporting for the organisation. This includes monthly financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, 5 year financial plans and all statutory financial reporting
  • Providing sound financial support and insights to enable the management to make critical business decisions
  • Presentation of financial results and insights to the Board
  • Play a key role in the formulation of the business's strategy
  • Managing and overseeing the company’s financial systems
  • Overseeing Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Tax, Treasury, Payroll, Financial and Management Accounting functions.
  • Overseeing commercial decision making from tender analysis, margin analysis, pricing analysis etc
  • Advising and implementing best practice methods to increase revenue and reduce costs
  • Advising on market changes and providing strategic financial recommendations to the management

skills and experience required

  • A basic degree in Finance/Accountancy/Business Studies
  • Must have a professional qualification such as ACCA, ICAEW CIMA
  • 10 years of relevant working experience including 3 years at an audit firm
  • Must have very good knowledge in the Insurance industry
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS & strong leadership skills
  • Able to work in a matrix organization and communicate well with different stakeholders

culture & benefits

The organization values its employees as its best assets and offers competitive benefits and compensation package. There is a strong level of trust and the management continuously strives to provide an environment for people to enhance both their professional and personal growth.

  • Well established organization
  • Long term career progression
  • Attractive packages

how to apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, please contact Inderjit on inderjit.s@randstad.com.my or 03-20367588. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


no additional skills required


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree