SAINT LAURENT Business Controller
Saint Laurent - Regular
Singapore - Singapore
The Business Controller will be working with the Finance Manager and Kering Shared Service Centre to ensure the timely and accurate execution of the monthly reporting and FP&A matters for Saint Laurent Malaysia and emerging markets.
The Business Controller will also act as a team player and work collaboratively with all Saint Laurent employees and stakeholders to provide exceptional support for business decision making.
Ensure accurate and timely preparation and execution of month-end closing activities.
Prepare, analyze and share all monthly reporting packages for review of Finance Manager, thereafter sharing the same information to Hong Kong Regional office and Paris Head office.
Cost management and control with retail team and partners to manage budget and justify spending.
Follow up with store planning; ensure all committed capex are well recorded and aligned with approved capex.
Main contact with legal on required board resolutions and update of directors information
Develop and document business process and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
Partner with various stakeholders for system and / or projects implementation
Coordinate with Kering Shared Services for compliance to auditors, tax consultants, bankers and government agencies; providing and/ or reviewing schedules and to ensure timely submission of statutory reporting requirements
Budget and Forecast
Preparation of templates for budget and forecasts
Submission of budget and forecast, analyse and share all reporting package for review of Finance Manager, thereafter sharing the same information to Hong Kong Regional office and Paris Head office.
Preparation of capex investment and evaluation to support Retail Manager and General Manager
Internal Control and Compliance
Understanding the business operations to anticipate and highlight potential risk and costs impact.
Support Finance Manager in process improvement to current internal control and processes, compliance with local regulation and monitoring internal controls.
Bachelor Degree in Finance
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in financial / accounting functions
Experience in retail luxury sector for emerging markets would be an advantage
Accuracy and attention to detail
Proficiency in advanced Microsoft Excel
Resilience under pressure and adaptive to changes
Strong interpersonal & communication skills & be flexible in your approach to resolve issues
Prior experience with SAP is a definite advantage.
Saint Laurent is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
- Full time