Financial Management Specialist - Mandarin Speaking

  • Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary
    £ 45000 - £ 65000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Finance Manager

We are delighted to be working with our client who are a leading global provider of information and communication technology infrastructure and smart devices based near Ipswich, they are currently looking to add to their team with a Financial Management Specialist who is able to speak and write in both English and Mandarin! This is a really exciting to join a forward thinking organisation who are looking to grow continually over the next 5 years!

Key Responsibilities

As a Financial Management Specialist, you will be responsible for:

  • Daily budget management of R&D projects

  • Preparing R&D project expense budgets based on business plans, managing budget execution, identifying weak points in operational management and improving budget resource utilisation

  • Dealing with internal reporting as required

  • Developing costing models based on the chip production process, providing management advice to the production department and contributing to the reduction of production costs

  • Tracking and managing chip sales and shipments

  • Reporting the budget execution to the director of R&D Centre on a monthly basis

  • Maintaining regular cooperation with the HQ's financial management department

  • Dynamic management of EU grant projects and supporting with external audits.

Key Skills and Experience required:

  • Bachelor or Master in Economics, Business, Accounting, and Finance related field, ACCA qualification will be a plus.

  • Working experience in financial management or management accounting, e.g. budget management, cost management.

  • Work experience in semiconductor chip manufacturing industry is preferred.

  • Good knowledge of accounting principles and cost management, e.g. International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Practical knowledge of financial accounting and reporting.

  • Must have strong work ethics, detail oriented and can do attitude.

  • Fluency in both English and Mandarin (written and spoken)

  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness

Additional Information

Candidates must be eligible to, and hold all relevant finalized paperwork, to live and work in the UK.

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