Financial Controller

Hegen is a fast-growing company specialising in mother and baby products and with a mission to enhance the breastfeeding journey and help ease the transition into parenthood with meaningful products and services. As one of the top 10 fastest growing companies in Singapore, Hegen takes pride in creating innovative and practical solutions for time-strapped parents.

THE ROLE – Financial Controller

Hegen offers the analytical and data-driven Financial Controller the opportunity to be an instrumental member, shaping and implementing financial strategies aligned with the business objectives. With a data-driven mindset and strong financial analysis skills, you will thrive in our dynamic business environment, serving as a driving force steering Hegen toward continued growth and success.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the development and implementation of finance strategies for Hegen’s parent and subsidiary business to strengthen the current and future business objectives
  • Lead the Finance department, guiding a team of Finance Executives in optimizing business outcomes by reviewing and ensuring the effectiveness of policies, procedures, and internal controls
  • Identify and present Financial and Non-Financial information to support decision-making and collaborative business partnering.
  • Conduct regular financial analysis, applying foresight to uncover trends, risks, and opportunities, aiding the leadership team in applying new foresights to understand and organisation capabilities
  • Drive forecasting and budgeting processes, aligning the finance function with the strategic direction of the business
  • Monitor budgets, demonstrating agility in response to changes in business priorities, and provide a comprehensive view of financial performance
  • Manage organisation wide business cash flow, providing relevant advisory supported by data backed analysis and recommendations
  • Systematically review and analyze financial performance against key performance indicators across business units, offering targeted remedial solutions to enhance overall performance
  • Develop working relationships with internal and external stakeholders for effective communication of finance decisions and negotiations
  • Ensure strict conformance to laws and regulations aligning with the business strategy and organisation goals

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accountancy, Banking and Finance, or Business with professional certification (e.g. CA, CPA) is highly preferred
  • At least 5 years of experience in middle management roles, with a proven track record of leadership and managerial responsibilities
  • Proficienct in the use of financial and analytical software and tools
  • Possess strong analytical skills and capabilities to deliver presentations
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to drive effective collaboration
  • High level of adaptability and agility, contributing as a dynamic force for business growth
  • Proven ability to distill complex financial information into actionable intelligence, supporting business growth and fostering value creation

 

Please provide a short write-up on why you would like to join our team in your CV. You may also send us an email with the write-up and CV at hr@hegen.com. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.