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J&J Family of Companies Regional Finance Manager, GS AP in Manila, Philippines

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing creative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Every day, our more than 130,000 employees across the world are blending heart, science and ingenuity to profoundly change the trajectory of health for humanity.

Johnson & Johnson International (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. is recruiting for a Finance Manager for Global Services located in Paranaque City, Manila, Philippines.

The Global Services Business Unit Finance Manager will have oversight of spending for the Asia Pacific region. The Finance Manager will lead all aspects of planning and executing all finance, accounting, planning, budgeting, reporting activities across the different GS Global functions in Asia Pacific. The Finance Manager will also partner with Suzhou and LGS Finance teams across Asia Pacific to coordinate financial planning cycles and ensure they receive accurate, timely and meaningful financial analysis for the financial performance of their functions.

This role includes budgeting and forecasting, monitoring of expenses and capital expenditures, and reporting activities, and having financial stewardship over certain Finance Functions in GS global hub in Manila.

The Internal Finance Manager will coordinate with Regional Finance Controller and local functional business partners relative to the areas above and will take lead on some Adhoc projects to be figured out during the year.


  • Responsible for Finance, Planning and Analytics for certain GS Finance function in APAC.

  • Co-ownership for GS financials, including budgeting, planning, benefits tracking, charge-outs

  • Drive the Business Plan (BP) process for certain GS Finance function

  • Administer financial policies and control procedures, and monitor the implementation of sound internal control

  • Champion a value-driven/cost-effective culture; translate best practices from different functions

  • Provide key financial metrics and analysis, including variance and trending

  • Ensure current processes, operations, systems, databases and information security are up to date and comply with proper accounting and legal principles/policies/procedures, including GAAP, Company WWP (worldwide procedures), SOX and others

  • Find opportunities for continuous operational improvement and innovate solutions so the team can operate in an efficient and cost effective manner



Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent preferred


  • At least 8 years of relevant work experience, 2 to 3 of which in financial management (manager) /controllership experience

  • Strong and Fluent English in communication and presentation skills.

  • With at least 3 years of people management experience


  • Experience in shared services center of a multinational corporation desirable

  • Professional certification of ACCA, CICPA, CMA, CIMA preferred


  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills

  • Able to clearly express and articulate opinions and ideas, verbally and in writing

  • Applies the goals in personal development plan by seeking opportunities to learn & grow professionally, to expand skillset / knowledge of the business and align oneself to achieving business goals and objectives

  • Strong leadership and management skills – planning, organization and direction of employees

  • Strong coaching and counseling skills

  • Ability to motivate and cultivate strong unified team

  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills to help shape and model the desired culture

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to read, understand, verbally exchange information and compose written material for business purposes in English

  • Ability to express ideas and information in an organized and logical manner

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization

  • Quantitative and analytical skills for problem solving and issue /risk mitigation

  • Innovates and effects continuous improvement

  • Strategic thinking and plans for the long term success of GFS-Asia Pacific

  • Proven ability to manage and lead teams during a period of significant change

  • Effective influencing skills

  • Ability to work remotely with others


  • Strong knowledge of finance and accounting principles and processes, preferably supported by previous shared services management experience

  • Proficient in GAAP and financial policies concepts/methods/terminology appropriately in own work and to new or ambiguous situations with little supervision

  • Knowledgeable in China tax laws and policies and able to apply them in operational use

  • Able to provide advice and guidance on policy interpretation and administer policies ensures compliance

  • Able to perform processes related to and prepare closing, consolidation and reconciliation tasks; financial statements and external reporting; planning, management and cost accounting tasks end-to-end with little supervision

  • Able to track, monitors, and communicate relevant KPIs /problems / issues and suggest alternative approaches or recommendations

  • Familiar with fixed asset concepts and able to analyze and resolve Fixed Asset & Capital problems/issues, identifies process inefficiencies and makes informed recommendations or alternative approaches

  • Applies knowledge of data control principles, procedures, and terminology within own working environment

  • Able to perform and own end to end planning, budgeting and forecasting tasks with little supervision and reviews budget status and findings with higher management

  • Familiar with Tax processes end-to-end and can analyze tax codes and GAAP requirements to ensure compliance and solve related problems/issues

  • Understands relationship between various compliance and regulatory requirements

  • Proficient in compliance and regulation with little review necessary for verification

  • Able to develop internal audit reports and presents audit findings to management with little supervision

  • Ability to build strong internal and external customer relationships

  • Ability to identify areas of improvement to work effectiveness and efficiency, and drive necessary action to completion

  • Ability to use computer applications as required – Microsoft application, SAP, and others to support own process duties

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

Philippines-National Capital-Manila-


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