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Business:  MacGregor
Job Function:  Finance
Location: 

Singapore, SG

Regional Controller, Middle East, and Asia

MacGregor shapes the offshore and marine industries by offering world-leading engineering solutions and services with a strong portfolio of MacGregor, Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes and Triplex brands. Shipbuilders, owners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with us.

Purpose of the position

You will serve as Business Partner of Region Vice President driving sales and service operational excellence in the Region, dealing with both the investment (cost and hours) and the outcome (quotation hit rate, sales growth, share of customers’ wallet and profitability). You will also coordinate internal control and risk management activities of the spare parts business in the Singapore Principal Company and any adjacent GSD businesses start-ups (SaaS, EaaS contracts) in close cooperation with the Profit Center Controllers.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Lead (virtual) team of area controllers in the Region
  • Support region management in:
  • implementation GSD strategy and corporate strategic initiatives according to Hoshin Kanri methodology
  • tactical decision making about market development including planning of account sales, pricing, preparation of business cases and participation in customer negotiations (sales campaigns, package deals, service contracts, etc.)
  • steering performance of sales and service operations by determining financial and non-financial targets and measuring the outcome with regular frequency and investigating root-cause of any deviations
  • Driving cost optimization initiatives in the Region including coordination of cost planning, forecasting and analysis of variances
  • Support Profit Center controllers in forecasting market growth (potential), market share (or gap-to-potential) and profitability by product and customer segments in the Region
  • Monitor quality of and compliance with internal controls and risk management activities in the Region
  • Monitor quality of and compliance with internal controls and risk management activities in the Principal Company, including foreign currency risk management
  • Prepare periodic and ad hoc management reports
  • Support internal development projects including integration of new M&A

What you’ll need to succeed

Education

  • University degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent

Experience

  • Minimum five years experience in controller role in an international B2B environment, preferably in after-sales
  • Minimum three years experience in leading (small) team of professionals

Competencies

  • Customer-focused and result-driven
  • Business acumen and commercial affinity
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Solid knowledge of finance and control (cost accounting, IFRS and performance management)
  • Knowhow of risk management, internal controls and process compliance
  • Project planning and management skills
  • Communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to build rapport cross-functionally and comfortable to work in “virtual” teams
  • Willingness to travel abroad regularly
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English

You will be part of

We offer you an opportunity to put your skills and experience to work and make an impact in our global organisation. You will work together with great colleagues from various backgrounds inspired by shared, ambitious goals. We value collaboration in our open and inclusive culture. With us, you will have the opportunity to develop yourself professionally. Join us to make a difference - and have fun while doing it.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, click on Apply Now and send us your updated CV and expected salaries.

 

MacGregor is part of Cargotec

MacGregor shapes the offshore and marine industries by offering world-leading engineering solutions and services with a strong portfolio of MacGregor, Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes and Triplex brands. Shipbuilders, owners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with MacGregor.


MacGregor solutions and services for handling marine cargoes, vessel operations, offshore loads,crude/LNG transfer and offshore mooring are all designed to perform with the sea. www.macgregor.com

 

MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people. www.cargotec.com