FNFP Senior Finance Specialist

Philippines, Taguig City, Taguig City (TGCN)
22 May 2019
19 Aug 2019
Job Type
Role Purpose

Experienced finance practitioner responsible for management of key finance activities and deliverables within specific Finance Disciplines, often including team leadership of dedicated team of people, depending on nature of the role and local organizational structure, although referring hiring and termination decisions to a Finance Manager level. Technically competent and experienced with depth of expertise gained through professional accounting or other finance qualification, and/or by extensive, demonstrable experience in particular area of accounting or financial management.

Responsible for defining operational activities and priorities to align with achievement of Company and/or Finance objectives. Capable of designing and implementing strategies to help achieve business, corporate or risk management objectives within the scope of the corporate policy and control framework. Experienced decision-maker providing decision support to senior management; professional accounting, reporting and analysis services, business and sales support, policy compliance and/or risk management.

Key Accountabilities

Responsibility: Works independently within defined role responsibilities and accountabilities to drive achievement of successful business outcomes, team objectives, and compliance with company policies and strategy.

Complexity: This role would be expected to effectively manage established finance activities, ensuring internal control and policy compliance, and to support management through provision of relevant business information and analysis, advice and guidance. Capable of applying technical knowledge and expertise to effectively resolve process issues, evaluate scenarios and manage specific assignments for process change or improvements, or to deliver information and recommendations for informed decision-making.

• Business impact: This role has responsibility for managing key finance processes, leading and coordinating teams to successfully achieve financial and operational objectives, business process compliance, risk management and provision of reliable and accurate management information. As an experienced finance practitioner this role is expected to exercise sound judgement in decision-making and selection of appropriate accounting policies, assumptions and strategies, where necessary, to positively influence business outcomes.

Problem-solving: Expected to be capable of drawing on experience and technical expertise to address and resolve reasonably complex operational problems or to identify when information or recommendations should be shared with senior management for further consideration, taking into account any significant business impacts or financial risks.

Experience and expertise: Experienced finance professional, with range of technical skills and experience, such as financial analysis, financial risk management, financial modelling, corporate accounting and reporting; as well personal skills such as performance management, organizational effectiveness and leadership. Providing valuable support, advice and guidance to more senior management and other decision-makers and capable of demonstrating range of management skills. Expected to be a qualified accountant or other relevant finance qualification, or qualified by experience through demonstrable technical knowledge and expertise.
Job-specific accountabilities to be outlined in Job Description

The Reporting Financial Analyst will be providing financial support to Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand business that includes but not limited to:
    Updating and enhancing current reporting tool sets that are being used by the Fujitsu management each month. Managing adhoc reporting requests from the business for data that is required. Developing new reports and dashboards using the Reporting & Financial Modelling Manager to meet business reads.

  • Has a Bachelor's degree in Accountancy/Finance, Commerce, Statistics, Information Technology, or any relevant course
  • With at least 3 years of work experience in Financial Reporting preferably gained from a BPO or Shared Services environment
  • With advanced skills in MS Excel and must be able to transform and manipulate data extract into layout to be used for reporting
  • With desirable experience in reporting and data visualization specifically in MS Excel and other dashboard tools
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
• Okay with shifting schedule, mostly early morning shift
• Okay to work on extended hours and work during holidays

Key Performance Indicators

• Competently designs and selects activities and courses of action, accounting policies and financial assumptions, to ensure processes and assignments achieve best possible outcomes, compliant with internal controls and company policies;
• Control issues are always promptly raised and communicated through appropriate channels to highlight and address significant financial or business risks;
• Consistent achievement of key deliverables within agreed deadlines contributing to achievement of corporate and team objectives;
• Proactively applies knowledge and experience to identify and resolve business process issues, promote best practice and continuous improvement, or to escalate more complex or high risk issues to senior management;
• Reliable, motivated and committed to achievement of high standards of performance, and achievement of team and company objectives;
• Exercises sound judgement and technical expertise and effectively utilises and develops tools and resources;
• Builds strong and effective relationships with colleagues, customers and other teams to drive successful outcomes through effective collaboration and engagement.