senior finance manager - education group in Kuala Lumpur

pamela padmini pillai (sourceright), randstad
job type
RM 156,000 - RM 180,000 per year

job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
accounting & finance
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working hours
RM 156,000 - RM 180,000 per year
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pamela padmini pillai (sourceright), randstad
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job description

about the company
Our client is an education group with over 20 years of experience in the industry, bringing an innovative approach to the education field locally by incorporating values from their regional presence. They are seeking an experienced Financial Controller to manage the full spectrum of the Accounting and Financial activities of all their local branches.

about the job

  • Understand and implement appropriate accounting policies and processes to support a growing business. Establish and ensure compliance to internal controls and governance.
  • Oversee full spectrum of accounting/finance operations functions including accounts receivable, accounts payable, tax & treasury, credit & collections, GL & statutory reporting etc
  • Prepare accurate and timely financial statements (P/L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow etc) for management reviews and submission to regional HQ
  • Liaison with auditors/tax agents/corporate secretaries/government authorities/banks for timely completion of statutory audits, tax filing and compliance to local regulatory requirements
  • Monitor cash flow to ensure appropriate and optimum utilization of funds
  • Ad-hoc projects

your profile

  • Accounting Degree, certified accountant, or similar qualifications
  • Minimum 8-10 years of relevant accounting experience, with at least 4-5 years in a financial controller capacity.
  • Familiarity with accounting standards and local reporting statutory regulations.
  • Ability to independently manage all statutory compliance requirements (eg audit, tax filing etc)
  • Experience in leading a team and a highly effective people manager
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong financial, analytical, data management, and presentation skills
  • Organized with the ability to work on and manage multiple projects within tight timelines

how to apply

You are highly encouraged to apply through the link by clicking on the "apply" button. Alternatively, you may drop your application to Pamela Pillai at

Kindly be advised that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We look forward to hearing from you


Financial Controller, Internal Controls, Consolidation, Senior Finance Manager, Full spectrum of Finance


Minimum 8-10 years of relevant accounting experience, with at least 4-5 years in a
financial controller capacity.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree