Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for STEM Education

Finance Manager

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for STEM Education
Salary provided
Posted on 20 Jan 2021

Finance Manager

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for STEM Education

Job Highlights

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in people managemen
  • A Master’s degree in accounting
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in risk management.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Finance Manager will be initially responsible for planning, implementing, managing, and controlling the overall finance and accounting functions of the Centre, and eventually to be additionally responsible for planning, implementing, managing, and controlling administration, legal, information management and communication, procurement, and personnel management functions of the Centre. The Finance Manager will eventually perform the following tasks:

  • Develop and execute the Centre's financial and accounting strategy and plans, which cover finance, accounting, investment, and risk management;
  • Manage daily operations of finance and accounting functions in compliance with required rules, regulations, and standards;
  • Manage the processes for financial forecasting and budgeting, and oversee the preparation of financial reporting;
  • Identify investment opportunities, develop investment plans to generate positive returns to the Centre;
  • Support both internal, if applicable, and external auditing processes;
  • Ensure effective internal controls and compliance with relevant rules and regulations;
  • Manage and oversee overall administrative function of the Centre, and ensure that administrative activities and commitments are delivered in accordance with the relevant standards and policies;
  • Oversee legal and compliance functions in compliance with the defined standards and relevant rules, regulations, and policies;
  • Oversee information management and report generation processes of the Centre;
  • Provide responses to requests for information with accurate and timely information in the required format;
  • Oversee and manage procurement function of the Centre in compliance with the relevant standards, rules, regulations, and policies;
  • Develop, implement, and manage HR strategy and operations of the Centre in order to attract, retain, engage, and develop staff;
  • Liaise and coordinate with SEAMEO Secretariat, other SEAMEO Centres, government agencies, and partners on relevant financial, accounting, legal, administrative, information management and communication, procurement, and HR related issues.

Qualifications and Experiences:

  • A Master’s degree in accounting, finance, economic, or related field.
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in finance and accounting management.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in risk management.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in people management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Thai and English.
  • Proven experience, knowledge, and skills in managerial accounting, financial management, budgeting management, financial analysis, and risk management.
  • Proven experience in management of legal issues, including contracts and agreements, and compliance with rules, regulations, and standards.
  • Experience in human resource and procurement management and development will be advantageous.
  • Knowledge of and experience in data analytics.
  • Strategic thinking, analytical thinking, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Experience in and comfortable with networking and outreach to relevant organizations.

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Interested candidates are invited to write an Introduction Letter, explaining why you want to work for SEAMEO STEM-ED and why you are qualified for the position, and send it with your current resume to Apply Now reserves the rights to respond only to the applicants in whom the Centre has further interest.

Deadline for Applications: 29 January 2021 at 17:00 hours Bangkok time.

Additional Information

Career Level
Senior
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
15 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

SEAMEO STEM-ED (https://seameo-stemed.org) is a regional inter-governmental organization among governments of Southeast Asian countries, hosted by the Government of Thailand, with a mission to uplift the capacity and capabilities of STEM Education in the Southeast Asian region. With the assistance of our widespread networks, including member and affiliate countries, public and private institutions, and non-profit educational influencers, SEAMEO STEM-ED affirms our commitment to the advancement of STEM education in 11 countries in ASEAN plus Timor-Leste. 

SEAMEO STEM-ED is inviting candidates to fill the position below.

The position is full-time with a fixed term contract and a health insurance and provident fund coverage, based in Bangkok, with an initial 3-year contract and extension possibility based on performance.

Additional Company Information

Industry
Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Life insurance, Performance bonus