The Shell Company of Thailand Limited

Job ID: BK-149615 | Location: Bangkok, Thailand
24 October 2019 Print Report Share

The Shell Company of Thailand Limited

Job ID: BK-149615 | Location: Klongtoey, Bangkok, Thailand

Finance Advisor – Marketing TH

PURPOSE:

Marketing Finance Advisors serve as the face of Finance for opportunities or challenges prioritised based on value and risk. They are responsible for the delivery of Finance capability required to support a set of clearly defined business outcomes across multiple activities/assets.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

The Finance Advisor will for a variety of activities/opportunities assigned to them by the Pool (Finance) Manager based on Value/Risk (e.g. control frameworks concerns, performance management system issues, large investments, complex contracts) depending on the requirements, of the specific activity:

  • Deliver the full suite of Finance support (including tax, treasury, accounting and structuring) autonomously.
  • Independently ensure that a proper functioning control framework is in place and that risks are properly understood, reflected and managed.
  • Independently ensure value and risks are made transparent and understood in both decision making and in performance management.
  • Ensure a fit for purpose performance management system is in place.
  • In activities where Finance operation (offshore) and Business act together to deliver, lead/initiate structural improvement projects and leaves the accountability for delivery with the accountable people  (the Finance Advisor is explicitly not acting as an ad hoc fixer to mitigate process performance issues).
  • Brings new proposals of high value activities to the Pool Manager who decides on the resource allocation. For example (in initiating digitalisation projects and acting as a connector between Finance operation and the business).
  • Actively look for opportunities to reduce non value adding Finance activity (“demand management”).
  • Maximise usage of Finance Operations in delivery of processes.

INTERFACES:

Finance Advisors, as part of a pool supporting the business:

  • Work on various opportunities across multiple activities/assets and are not dedicated to a specific activity, asset or business partner. The work they perform will change over time and be prioritised based on value and risk, and professional development.
  • Will on specific projects/transactions work with business stakeholders to work as the voice of Finance to deliver as “One Finance”
  • Acts across organisational boundaries as required in the specific activity (e.g. across Finance for an opportunity across all class of businesses).

Finance Advisors demonstrate/have/develop:

  • Expertise across the spectrum of Finance competences.
  • Ability to gain the confidence of various internal and external parties building on strong knowledge and understanding of the business drivers, value and risk.
  • Maturity and authority to decide when to involve and effectively play the independent Finance role.
  • Problem solving mindset with the courage to ensure professional financial rigor is applied to commercial decision-making process and risk management bringing analytics and insights to the table.
  • Project management skills and flexibility given the support across multiple activities/assets.
  • Ability to rapidly understand the specific business or function context for which activities in the pool concept are linked to.

PROFESSIONAL GROWTH

Finance Advisors will benefit from:

  • Opportunity to contribute to the delivery of a or multiple business/function specific Finance agenda.
  • Broad opportunities for development as a result of pooled working, where there will be more variety and complexity in the experiences an Advisor will get over their job tenure.
  • Ability to apply Finance skills to a variety of business activities and gain better understanding of end to end value chains.
  • Enhanced peer learning opportunities (knowledge sharing) due to commonalities of activities performed by pool members. This will be more “pull” than “push”.
  • Developing the capability to quickly understand the value drivers, risks, dimensions, and business players a (new) parts of the business the pool supports.
  • Learning how and when to appropriately leverage Business Finance, and Finance operation to effectively support the business/function, thereby developing an ability to take overall Finance accountability.

Qualifications

  • Graduated Master degree in Accountancy, Finance, or Economic
  • At least 5 years’ experience in Accounting, Finance or auditing
  • CPA (Certified Public Accountant) will be a plus.

How to apply:

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Job Details:

  • Employment Type:

    Full Time, Permanent
  • Career Level:

    Middle Level
  • Required Qualification :

    Degree
  • Required Experience :

    5 years
  • Company Industry:

    Petroleum
  • Location:

    Klongtoey, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Salary:

    Salary negotiable

Benefits:
Five-day work week
Performance bonus
Flexible working hours
Medical insurance
Dental insurance
Life insurance

The Shell Company of Thailand Limited
Shell has been in Thailand for 125 years and today is one of the largest and the longest-established multinational operations in Thailand. Our brand is one of the most esteemed and well respected in the Thai energy sector and has played a pioneering role in the industry’s advancement, from the establishment of refineries to a nationwide network of gasoline stations. Our businesses today include Retail Fuel Stations (500 sites), Lubricants, Commercial Fuels, Bitumen, Aviation, and Marine.   At Shell we recognise that no single company can develop all of these alone. We work closely with industry partners and experts outside our industry to spark new ideas and share knowledge that helps drive developments forward.

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