Experience

  • Financial Controller

    at SinCo Technologies Pte Ltd

    October 2017 - at Present

    Singapore

    • Managing the finance team in two separate subsidiaries in Malaysia respectively with total of 7 finance staff. • Review monthly management accounts • Prepare yearly financial results presentation including its performance analysis for the Management. • Liasing with potential investors and other professionals • Review and update Standard Operating Procedures • Credit collection and managing cash flow functions. • Costing analysis including but not limited to all related activities relating to product costing including inventories management and capex. • Analysing production costing to verify its cost-effectiveness • Monitoring of overhead spent to ensure cost-control in place. • Monitoring of inventories movement in the aspect of controlling excessive purchases of raw materials, over produced of unnecessary products and scrap issues. • Perform analysis on current quotation to provide improvement in quoting process. • Revamped quotation template.

  • Senior Finance Manager

    at XMH Holdings Ltd

    April 2016 - October 2017

    Singapore

    • Leading a team of 9 finance staff in Singapore and Indonesia that assist in managing finance function in 5 subsidiaries (including 2 dormant subsidiaries) across Singapore, Indonesia and branch office in Vietnam. • Review monthly management accounts • Review monthly GST reports. • Prepare yearly tax computation for submission and liase with tax professional in managing tax queries. • Liase with auditors • Updating Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) • Grant application and submission processes. • Assist in year-end stock take. • Perform cost allocations for respective business units (BUs) and analysed its monthly performance. • Participate in monthly sales meeting • Create forecast and budget template for internal usage. • Carry out quarterly actual vs budget review. • Preparing monthly HOD meeting presentation materials with analysis on performance. • Lead budget team for yearly budget presentation for management and investors.

  • Group Finance Manager

    at AnnAik Limited

    July 2014 - February 2016

    Singapore

    • Leading a team of 4 finance staff in Singapore and managing finance function in Malaysia subsidiary with 2 reporting staff and China subsidiaries with 4 reporting staff. • Review monthly management accounts • Liase with auditors (internal and external) • Liase with tax agents and corporate secretary • Treasury functions • Review quarterly GST reports and yearly income tax assessment computations and ensure its timely filling to IRAS. • Assist in year-end stock take. • Updating standard operating procedures (SOP) for the Group. • Grant application and submission processes. • Preparing quarterly Group consolidation accounts and Group half-yearly consolidation forecast reports. • Prepare yearly consolidation accounts for audit and reporting purposes. • Preparing quarterly board papers and half-yearly results announcements. • Prepare all related announcements and ensure on-time release to SGX website. • Liase with lawyers and bankers on Rights issuance.

  • Audit Senior Year 2

    at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

    December 2013 - June 2014

    Singapore

    • Leading engagement teams for each engagement assigned by completing fieldwork, supervise junior staff till issuing of financial statements to clients. • Preparing presentation slide for audit committee meeting. • Review and assess supporting schedules prepared by clients such as cash flow projection, accounting estimates assessment schedules and etc. • Continuous interaction with the client’s management to discuss issues and drive client meeting.

  • Audit Assistant Manager

    at Nexia TS PAC

    December 2009 - June 2013

    Singapore

    • Demonstrated project management skills including budgets, staffing and scheduling, monitoring team’s progress (team of 5) in order to provide deliverables on a timely basis. • Provided timely and thorough review of team’s work papers and reviewed financial statements (annual report) compliance with Singapore Financial Reporting Standards (FRS) and Singapore Standards of Auditing (SSA). • Prepare presentation slide for Audit Committee meeting. • Review and assess supporting schedules prepared by clients such as cash flow projection, accounting estimates assessment schedules and etc. • Interacted with the client’s management to discuss issues; drive client meeting and negotiated fees and billing. • Supervised senior and junior staff by providing guidance and technical assistance. • Proposed solutions and brought issues to the attention of the Engagement Director. • Travel overseas for file review of component auditor.

  • Audit Senior Year 2

    at Audit Alliance

    January 2008 - October 2009

    Singapore

    • Performed statutory audit for private limited companies. • Drafting of annual report. • Consolidation of group accounts. • Lead audit engagement team and provide on the job training to junior staff.

  • Audit Assistant

    at James Chan & Partners

    June 2007 - December 2007

    Singapore

    • Prepare strategic planning and identify the audit risk. • Review basic accounting records (eg. sales ledger, debtors ageing, creditor ageing, and stock ageing report). • Carry out physical inspection test (eg. fixed assets). • Performed statutory audit for private limited companies.

  • Intern

    at Audit Alliance

    May 2006 - November 2006

    Singapore

    • Review basic accounting records (eg. sales ledger, debtors ageing, creditor ageing, and stock ageing report). • Carry out physical inspection test (eg. fixed assets). • Carry out administrative works.

Education

  • Chartered Accountant

    at ISCA

    2013 - at Present (7 years) Singapore

  • ACCA

    at ACCA

    2008 - 2013 (5 years) Singapore

  • Bachelor Degree of Accounting (Information Systems) Hons

    at University Utara Malaysia

    2003 - 2007 (4 years) Kedah

  • Diploma in Accountancy

    at Polytechnic Ungku Omar

    2000 - 2003 (3 years) Perak

Knowledge and keywords

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • Malay Conversation

  • Chinese Conversation

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