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Business Controlling Lead (Finance) - MY

Date:  21-Jul-2021
Service Line / Portfolios:  Finance

Kuala Lumpur, MY

At Deloitte, we offer a unique and exceptional career experience to inspire and empower talents like you to make an impact that matters for our clients, people and community. Deloitte offers you a highly inclusive, collaborative workplace and unrivalled opportunities to realize your full potential. We are always looking for people with the relentless energy to push themselves further, and to find new avenues and unique ways to reach our shared goals


Work you will do 


This role provides overall financial management and advisory for the SEA leadership team including planning, forecasting and analysis support. Operates as the primary Finance advisor for the SEA leadership and client teams. Acts as a business partner by contributing financial insights, solutions and controls. Collaborates with the Service Areas and Industry Leads to optimize profitability and to manage risk across the client portfolio.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Providing accurate, timely and insightful financial analysis to help drive business results.
  • Drive the annual planning and forecasting activities in line with management targets and growth guidelines.
  • Co-ordinate leadership meeting calendar, agenda setting and presentation materials.
  • Preparation and interpretation of Financial Reports, provide explanations for variances in performance and suggest corrective actions.
  • Participate in the financial reviews of prospective deals where risk and complexity warrant attention.
  • Provide finance leadership to the Project Controllers’ team, ensure that the appropriate Finance service is delivered to client engagements and that the overall engagement-level financial reporting has integrity.
  • Working closely with Client Teams responsible for complex outsourcing or consulting deals.
  • Provide accounting policy guidance to the team and also engagement leadership.
  • Liaising with the Financial Planning & Reporting and Accounting Operation teams as needed.
  • Manage the career plans, goal setting and performance of team members.
  • Builds the profile of the Revenue Management team to be recognized by the practice as the experts in engagement financial management.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to the project controllers by reviewing the significant contract and identifying major risks or areas of complexity to be managed.

Enough about us, let's talk about you


If you are someone with: 

  • Degree (or equivalent) in Finance or Accounting; advanced degree a plus.
  • Accounting qualification ACA / ACCA / CIMA (or equivalent).
  • Demonstrated financial and management reporting expertise. 
  • 10+ years relevant experience in similar role.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable.
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical, supervisory, coaching and project management skills.
  • Must display professionalism and confidence.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Proven global expertise and perspective; executive level presence and influence.
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills.
  • Excellent negotiation, influence, mediation & conflict management skills.
  • Ability to delegate and leverage resources and support from other parts of the organization.
  • Excellent business acumen and industry acumen.
  • Business acumen
  • Prior experience in professional service organizations

Next Steps

So what are you waiting for? Join the winning team now.


Due to volume of applications, we regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Requisition ID:  35661

In Malaysia, the services are provided by Deloitte and other related entities in Malaysia ("Deloitte in Malaysia"), which are affiliates of Deloitte Southeast Asia Ltd. Deloitte Southeast Asia Ltd is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. Deloitte in Malaysia, which is within the Deloitte Network, is the entity that is providing this Website.

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