Director of Finance SEA

  • bonus
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page , EA Licence No: 98C5473
  • 29 Mar 17

An exciting and newly created role to join this global hospitality company, in a role which will see you managing the accounts for multi-site locations across SEA. In addition to this you will be involved in supporting the Head of BD & Acquisition in commercial and financial planning for new hotels in the region, a key focus as this company has ambitious growth plans.

Our client is a diverse and large global brand in the hospitality sector, with multiple brands and a truly global presence. Their culture is truly service orientated and their values include respect, integrity, improvement, accountability and supportiveness - all values that you can see living in day to day in the company. Having won numerous awards for both their brands and their own company working environment, now is an excellent time to join the business as they have ambitious growth plans regionally and globally.


As a newly created role you will work within the APAC finance team, and be located in the SEA regional office here in Singapore. Reporting to the Regional CFO the Director of Finance will oversee the Hotel Group finance operations across South East Asia, covering currently 10 hotels and with significant growth planned.

The key aspects of the role will be to oversee and support the financial operations of South East Asia and facilitate accurate and timely forecasts, budgets, collate and oversee weekly and monthly actual financial performance information, and assist with financial feasibility and pre-opening for hotels.

In addition this position will also work closely with the Head of BD and Acquisition and be involved in support & modelling strong but fiscally responsible growth in the region.

As the SEA region is expanding currently, there is definitely a requirement in this role for someone to develop and improve current systems and processes and be able to impact the business. Whilst the business is a well established global company, locally there is a "start up" feel to the team, so this role will be a great opportunity for someone wanting to make an impact and who has a flexible approach to their role.


You will be a strong finance professional with the desire to work in a newly created role, within an established global business. A hands on and flexible approach to your work is a must, along with the ability to manage and influence remote teams across the region.

  • Hospitality experience within the finance function, both at a hotel and multi property group level is a requirement
  • Highly driven and committed to delivering results
  • Fluently multilingual in English and another Asian language is highly advantage
  • Multi country experience across Asia
  • CA / CPA qualified or equivalent
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

Job Offer

Competitive package is available, along with a bonus scheme.

A professional yet relaxed culture with a healthy work/life balance and team camaraderie where you will be recognised and rewarded.

Discounted resort stays for you, your friends and family!

Global career opportunities.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact first last on telephone.