Senior Manager, Finance and Accounts

Date:  Oct 2, 2022
Location:  Hong Kong
Company:  Shiseido
Country/Region:  HK
Custom Field 4:  Employee (Permanent)
Company:  Shiseido

The Role

This role will be supporting all of our brands for the Hong Kong and Macau markets. Lead a sizable team to achieve business goals.

Report to: Financial Controller


Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist to manage the overall departmental goals in accordance with the corporate directions
  • Lead Business Support and Financial Compliance Team to closely work with different brands and corporate stakeholders to provide professional advice to support the business
  • Develop and set guidelines to ensure financial controls and processes are in place
  • Lead the month-end closing activities to achieve timeliness and accuracy
  • Ensure the accounting records and documentation are in compliance with the local statutory requirement and company accounting policy
  • Provide insightful analysis of financial forecasts and business plans
  • Assist to highlight financial performance and provide business analysis of risks and opportunities for management review
  • Initiate to drive operational efficiency to streamline the operations
  • Actively involve in system revamp and implementation projects to further optimize business process
  • Lead and manage audit process to liaise with both corporate and external auditors during audit engagement
  • Review tax submissions and ensure tax compliance
  • Assess financial implications in reviewing agreements
  • Proactively identify areas of improvement for better business performance and operational effectiveness
  • Perform ad-hoc assignments


Job Requirements:

  • University graduate in Accounting / Finance / Business Disciplines with professional accountancy qualification
  • At least 12 years of finance and accounting experience in which at least 6 years at senior management level, preferably in the retail industry in Hong Kong
  • Business and financial acumen mindset
  • Leadership skill with sound judgement in making decisions
  • Self-motivated and independent with good problem-solving skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to interact with people from all levels
  • Detailed minded and analytical with good presentation skill
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and with the flexibility to cope with changes
  • SAP and ERP experience will be an asset
  • Proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese (must)


What's on offer:

Be part of a growing global organization with a portfolio of around 16 brands, competitive discretionary bonus, quarterly free goods across brands, medical benefits, birthday leave, flexible working hours, wellness facilities, learning sponsorship, and more. 



Please apply with your latest resume stating your notice period, current and expected remuneration package. 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


Shiseido Hong Kong is an Equal Opportunities Employer. All applications received will be treated in strict confidentiality and be used exclusively for employment purpose only.

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