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Regional Finance Controller - APAC

Shanghai Shi, China


Job Description

  • Lead the monthly APAC CLOSE and FORECAST performance review and presentation to Global Team, insure clear variance explanation and action items to drive performance
  • Drives monthly forecasting and planning for the business, identify risk and opportunity to insure forecast accuracy and financial forecast deliverables
  • Lead margin and profitability analysis and propose action items to improve financial positions and deliverables
  • Drive Working Capital Performance and Improvement in accordance to plan/Forecast – DSO days, DPO days, DOH Days
  • Lead Capex Spend evaluation and feasibility study and approve capex spending in accordance to business directive. Monitor capex investment return performance alignment to original capex investment plan 
  • Lead Annual Profit Plan and Strategic Plan preparation and presentation
  • Be the leader to advocates strong controls environment and insure SOX, IA, Internal Controls compliance; reduce business risk and exposure
  • Others –

-          Close collaboration with  Share Service Team for Accounting backoffice support

-          Close collaboration with Corporate Team for specialize support on Treasury, Tax, Transfer Pricing, legal, Ethics, etc corporate functions to protect/optimize Filtration business assets

-          Close collaboration with Corporate Accounting Team for closure and Statutory Filing of Statutory Reports, respective countries legal entity filing compliance

-          Support Ad-Hoc Financial Projects

  •   Develop and mentor the Finance Team for career growth and development



·       Bachelor Degree in Accountancy, Finance or Equivalent

·       CPA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified



  • 15 Years of working experience with minimum 3-5 years of experience in similar regional capacity
  • Working knowledge with ERP systems in a manufacturing environment. Familiar with MFGPRO, ORACLE. LONGVIEW Kalix Reporting System, Data Warehouse (OBIEE, Cognos) or equivalent reporting system will be advantageous
  • Essential working knowledge of Standard Costing in a manufacturing environment
  • Fluency in English and Mandarin (Spoken)
  • Good skill in MS Office Application for Excel and Powerpoint
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills as a leader with cross border functional team across APAC/EMEA/North America

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: HYD FFD Fluid Filtration Division

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 060188