Head of Accounting and Finance

Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines Full-time


Team management and development

  • Must have had experience recruiting finance team members, monitoring and evaluating their performance, and training the team for performance gaps
  • In depth knowledge in accounting and finance operations in the PH
  • Must have a broad and in-depth technical knowledge of accounting AP/AR, forecasting and budgetting, cashflow, audit, and taxation protocols and practices
  • Willing to handle the task himself/herself when the need calls for it.

Communication Skills

  • Articulate; Able to explain technical finance or business concepts in a manner understable by the general public
  • Written and spoken fluency in English and the local language

Tech Savvy

  • Proficient user of the latest accounting softwares and other online business tools such as Google Drive and Google Apps, Slack, Skype, Asana, Taskworld, Trello, or other similar platforms



  • The Head of Accounting and Finance shall work closely with the Regional Office's Finance Director.
  • Ensure smooth day-to-day operation of the Accounting and Finance team -- including functions such as general accounting, treasury, taxation, etc. Should dive in on basic accounting tasks should the need calls for it. One critical function is overseeing AR collections.
  • Manage the Accounting and Finance team's workload and ensure team's compliance with deadlines
  • Create or improve the company's accounting and finance policies and controls, and ensure compliance among all employees to these policies.
  • Manage company spendings. Control over all spend by guiding Unit Heads on expenses and minimizing excessive spendings.
  • Regularly prepare financial and business reports and submit the same to the Country Head and COO. Provide financial analysis to management.
  • Manage relationships with clients' finance teams and professional service vendors such as Banks and Auditors
  • Lead the annual audit process, prepare monthly VAT/WHT/CIT submission and handle local tax matters, ensuring timely submission to local authorities
  • Perform any other ad hoc assignments by management and HQ

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