Chief Financial Officer - HK Mainboard Listed Company

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Hong Kong
Bonus & Stock Options
29 Sep 2017
04 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Reporting to the CEO, the CFO will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing the finance function of the business, across accounting, tax, treasury and audit
  • Maintaining the integrity of the organisation's financial condition and reported results.
  • Ensuring all statutory reporting , corporate governance and compliance requirements are met through a meticulous focus on financial controls and reporting policies
  • Devising ways for the business to improve the current operating model, in order to achieve better efficiency and financial position of the group
  • Acting as strategy advisor for the business, managing and developing strategic business planning at the board level, to drive continuous growth of the business
  • Acting as financial advisor to the board, you will play an important role advising on the group's stock optimisation strategy and investment directions
  • Conducting feasibility studies on M&A opportunities and other greenfield business ventures, as well as to manage the ongoing business operations from a finance perspective
  • Taking a lead on investment related activities, including management of bank and investor relations, fund raising and investment road shows.

Successful candidates should possess the following qualities:

  • A degree holder from a reputable university with a credible accounting qualification
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in management/CFO capacity, across both sizeable MNCs and HK listed companies
  • A strong understanding on HK listing roles and standard accounting treaties across different countries (HKGAAP, IFRS, PRCGAAP etc…), ideally you have a background working for one of the big 4s
  • Experienced with corporate governance, investor relations and general business requirements of a HK listed company
  • Experience in treasury and a presence in the investor community
  • Extensive knowledge in excise and tax across various jurisdictions
  • Experience in retail, property and investment sectors would be ideal but not a must
  • An inspirational people manager with a track record in coaching and developing your team
  • An influential business advisor to senior stakeholders
  • Fluency in English, Mandarin and Cantonese is required, both written and spoken