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Senior Finance Executive, Finance

Kuala Lumpur

The Company - GOGET 

GoGet is an on-demand workforce platform. Our mission is to transform the traditional labour market. No longer do people have to choose between a full-time job or an 8-hour working shift. We believe the future of work is here, and that is through creating opportunities by connecting people in a whole new way. A stay-at-home mother can be included in the workforce for 2 hours between school drop off times, a retiree is able to connect and help out a local neighborhood florist and business owners are able to grow their operations without full time costs. We envision a world where true empowerment is possible. We empower businesses to connect with the city’s workforce, grow their operations while saving money and being more efficient. For our users in the community who are looking to network, learn a new skill, we are changing the game for opportunities, upskilling and mobile training for the nation’s people. If you feel passionate about helping others, about connecting people and about creating impact through innovation, join us!

The Role

GoGet is looking for a professional Senior Finance Executive that focuses on finance and administration functions. The central goal of the Finance function is:

To manage and achieve the company’s financial goals for its business mission and strategy by optimising financial planning, accounting, operations and reporting.

This role will entail doing day-to-day operations and also being involved in strategic projects for the finance function. You will work closely with the management team of GoGet to achieve the above goals. The right candidate should be a detail-oriented individual, fast learner,and have an unruly desire to be highly efficient. The career progression this role provides is a Financial career path towards Head of Finance, CFO positions. 

At GoGet, we are People first, then Process and Product. People because we believe not only in the community that underpins the model of GoGet, but that execution is our differentiator, and people are necessary for this to be done well. We believe this eventually delivers a great product that we deliver to our users and the overall community. You’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the most resourceful and determined individuals who are passionate about impacting people’s lives by creating opportunities on the GoGet platform. Come work with our wonderful and passionate team and make an impact on our community today!

Let’s break that down

Who will you work with?

This position will work with existing auditors, bookkeepers, tax officers, and an outsourced finance team who execute our financial operations. This position will oversee and manage the finance operations done by a third party Finance partner. You will work directly with the Chief Executive Officer, founders, any other teams that may be required.

Finance, corporate accounting, reporting

  1. Prepare monthly closing, management and financial reports 

  2. Support and coordinate preparation of budget, tax filings, financial forecasts and report variances

  3. Prepare financial reports to board members and related stakeholders 

  4. Execute accounting operations with finance partners (e.g. review invoice to be released by Finance partner, check through work done by finance partner on accounts receivable and general ledger etc)

  5. Assist the CEO in decision making for  finance related features in the GoGet platform (e.g. payment gateway, integration to accounting systems)

  6. Keep internal documents on standard operating processes up to date 

  7. Liaise with auditors, bookkeepers,tax authorities and any third party partners on financial operations, audit, tax returns and any other activities necessary

  8. Perform ad-hoc project analyses

  9. Collaborate with relevant teams in handling ad-hoc finance and admin queries from all of GoGet’s stakeholders

  10. Strive to improve by keeping up to date on technological advances, especially on accounting softwares to be used for financial purposes.

Requirements

  • Candidates must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance or Professional Accountancy Qualification (eg ACCA/ICAEW/CPA Australia/MICPA).

  • Proven working experience as a Finance Admin or Associate and creating financial statements

  • 1-2 years of experience in an accounting firm, preferably Big 4 accounting firms or finance in a tech start-up

  • Relevant work experience in technology companies is an advantage.

  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) and G-Suite services such as Google Sheets, Word Docs. 

  • Proficient in accounting software e.g Xero.

  • Familiar with Malaysian Financial Reporting Standard (MFRS) and Malaysian Private Entities Reporting Standard (MPERS).

  • Must be comfortable with numbers and learning analytical skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure & work in a tight timeline given.

Location

Our office is located at Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. 

Contact: Drop your resume to hiring@goget.my

Title your email as: Senior Finance Executive

Company website: www.goget.my

Careers page: https://goget.my/careers/