Experience

  • Senior Finance Manager

    at U Mobile Sdn Bhd

    January 2018 - at Present

    Kuala Lumpur

    • Preparation and review of reports to management, Executive Committee and Board on monthly and quarterly basis • Review and analyses financial reporting through the liaison with divisional stakeholder for financial information on revenue cost and relevant drivers • Oversee monthly financial close of management account, review the monthly trends and comparison against company plan in areas of income, expenses and earnings based on past and present operations • Support CFO in achieving excellent business results through good business analysis, accounting processes and control. • Supporting and working with the business analysis team for annual budget and budget review • Oversee the activities of the AR and AP to ensure the accurate and timely management of all AR and AP aging including cash receipts • Involve in other ad-hoc projects (FinTech Business)

  • Finance Manager

    at U Mobile Sdn Bhd

    May 2014 - December 2017

    Kuala Lumpur

    • Oversees monthly closing activities and review monthly financial statements • Review account and reports, bank reconciliation, identifying variance and rectifying error • Analyse costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans • Ensure monthly closing is performed accurately and completely within the required deadline • Responsible for overall management of financial and accounting functions that include full sets of accounts, preparation and timely submission of financial and management reports to management • Direct and monitor subordinates’ works in order to efficiently produce accurate and timely financial information. • Perform other responsibilities and duties periodically assigned by supervisor to meet operational and other requirements. • Liaise with auditor and government department

  • Finance Manager

    at HSBC Global Operations Company Limited

    September 2013 - April 2014

    Kuala Lumpur

    • Monthly actual costs versus budget variance analysis • Manage and control usage of General Ledger and other sub modules within accounting system and ensure compliance with group reporting and group chart of accounts • Provide accurate and timely financial reporting for group reporting • Investigate on exceptions and advise on rectification of accounts • Handle full set of accounts, branch account amalgamation & accounting functions to ensure accuracy and compliance with current accounting practices. • Prepare and review rolling budget adherence to group and central finance • Manage tax matters of the company • Advise on appropriate treatment based on local GAAP and IFRS • Liaise with auditors, tax agents and consultants over regulatory and ad-hoc matters

  • General Accounting & Reporting Team Lead

    at BP Business Service Centre Asia S/B

    January 2012 - September 2013

    Kuala Lumpur

    • Involved and lead in Middle East accounting and reporting migration. • Resolve complex issues when escalated by team members • Support and drive continuous improvement activities within the team, and proactively identify opportunities for process standardisation and alignment in a consistent manner across the various functions • Carry out people management responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws, including: Plan, assign and direct work • Provide opportunities for learning and self-development, and facilitate the development of technical competencies • To review and implement improvements to policies, internal controls, systems and processes; as well as perform other ad-hoc assignments as required • Supervise the preparation of the full set of accounts and management reports for business partner • Lead and coordinates the accounting system migration • Coordinating with business partners for the monthly closing

  • Cost Accountant

    at BP Business Service Centre Asia S/B

    September 2009 - December 2011

    Kuala Lumpur

     Timely & accurate monthly, quarterly reporting and group consolidated accounts.  Analyse variances and highlight material differences and trends to Management.  Ensure adherence to the Group’s financial & accounting policies.  Review work of Accounts Executive and Accounts Assistant  Prepare balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other financial reports  Coordinating with external auditors to meet interim and year-end audit objectives  Ensure for all aspects of accounting functions which include continual improvement of the computerised accounting systems, enforcing tight internal controls as well as ensuring timeliness in submission of all reports.  Responsible for direct management attention to key issues and resolving problems  Coordinates and supervises an accounting function such as costing, general ledger, A/P, A/R, cash disbursements or other functional area.  Involved in projects such as JDE9.1, ECCS automation and ARIS

  • Internal Audit Officer

    at Waterco (Far East) Sdn. Bhd

    June 2008 - September 2009

    Selangor

    Examine and evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of the internal control system. • Carrying out the audit steps as detailed in the audit programs and document all work done and findings. • Drafting audit reports for findings developed in the audit. • Assist in reporting audit findings with impact assessments and presenting solutions. • Prepared and reviewed flowcharts.

  • External Auditor

    at Moore Stephens

    April 2005 - June 2008

    Kuala Lumpur

    Plan and administer a portfolio of clients which includes overseeing the individual engagements; timelines of the audit, staffing arrangement and liaising directly with clients and partners on audit matters. • Prepare audit programmes encompassing the risk areas identified and corresponding audit procedures needed to address the issued identified. • Lead and supervise a team of staffs to complete the audit which includes review of staff’s work prior to the partner’s review. • Prepare tax computation and consolidated financial statements. • Prepare audited financial statement for client in accordance to Companies Act, applicable accounting standards and FRS requirements

Education

  • Chartered Accountant (MIA)

    at MIA

    2009 - at Present (11 years) Kuala Lumpur

  • Bachelor of Accounting (Hons)

    at Universiti Utara Malaysia

    2001 - 2005 (4 years) Kedah

Languages

  • English Native

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