Senior Finance Business Partner APAC

Location: Manila, PH

Who we are:

For over 50 years, we have worked closely with investment and asset managers to become the world’s leading provider of integrated investment management solutions. We are 2500+ employees, 80 nationalities with a broad range of nationalities, educations, professional experiences, ages, and backgrounds in general.

SimCorp is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culture where diverse perspectives and expertise are integrated in our everyday work. We believe in the continual growth and development of our employees, so that we can provide best-in-class solutions to our clients.

While striving to deliver client value, we believe it is vital to consider our people and our planet in every business decision we make. Acting responsibly is not optional. It is essential.

Why this role is important to us:

The Finance Business Partner drives financial insight and transparency within the APAC market unit. He/She will also translate business decisions into financial outcomes and use financial and business insight to actively spar with, and challenge, the senior management teams of this unit.

Apart from driving the overall financial insight and transparency for the APAC market unit, the Finance Business Partner will also assist the global team on capacity modelling, follow-up, reporting and other related tasks for the professional services division.

The business partner will also take initiatives on reducing complexity, establishing effective financial processes, and further develop our key financial deliverables, including the budget, forecast and monthly management report.  In this respect, he/she will work closely together with the MU and global FP&A team for the execution of these initiatives.

The Finance Business Partner has direct and regular interaction with senior business stakeholders.

What you will be responsible for:

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • Act as a senior financial analyst and trusted advisor to the senior management team

    • Present the management report to the MU SMT with analysis and insight on variances to budget

    • Support the sales organization in the shaping of deals and understanding the profitability of our offers to clients

  • Drive financial planning, budgeting, forecasting and the monthly management report

    • Ensure the financial forecast remains in line with the business outlook

    • Ensure MU processes are in place to timely and effectively perform forecasting & budgeting

  • Assist the global team with managing the professional services APAC division including:

    • Ensuring a correct and updated view on capacity requirements

    • Following up on professional services KPI and reporting elements for the unit

    • Other ad hoc financial analysis and reporting for the APAC professional services unit

  • Perform value adding financial analysis to identify business opportunities

  • Drive development of financial transparency as well as financial analysis and insights

  • Drive and/or contribute to finance- and business initiatives and projects

  • Drive and/or contribute to the development and optimization of financial- and business processes and the use of financial applications, including our new ERP system Workday

  • Perform ad-hoc business partnering and controlling tasks

What we value:

  • Solid stakeholder management skills

  • At least 5+ years of experience with financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, and providing financial business support

  • A structured and analytical mindset with a self-starter attitude

  • The ability to work just as well independently, as in teams

  • Brilliant collaboration and communication skills, bridging finance and business

  • A high drive, a sense of urgency, and the ability to prioritize between multiple stakeholders in a dynamic and changing global environment

  • An academic degree in management or finance

  • Fluency in spoken and written English

Benefits:

  • Flexible working hours and working model (on-site/hybrid) 

  • HMO coverage and group life insurance  

  • Monthly allowances

  • 13th month pay and annual performance bonus  

  • New office located in Bonifacio Global City 

  • Professional training and courses

  • Possibility to develop your career in an international environment  

  • Integration events and charity projects  

In addition to the traditional benefit scheme, we provide a good work & life balance and opportunities for professional development: there is never just only one route - we offer an individual approach to professional development to support the direction you want to take. Visit our career pages to learn more about working at SimCorp: www.simcorp.com/career

Next steps:

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Please note only applications sent through our system will be processed. Applications are continuously assessed, so please send your CV in English as soon as possible. If you are interested in being a part of SimCorp but are not sure this role is the right fit, submit your CV anyway. SimCorp is on an exciting growth journey, and our Talent Acquisition Team is ready to help you discover the right role for you. The approximate time to consider your CV is three weeks.

We are eager to continually improve our talent acquisition process and make everyone’s experience positive and valuable. Therefore, during the process we will ask you to provide your feedback, which is highly appreciated.

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