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Commercial Senior Finance Analyst

Req ID: J2299115

  • Location
    Penang, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia
  • Category Finance
  • Posted Monday, December 20, 2021
  • Time Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

JD: Commercial Senior Finance Analyst/Finance Analyst

You will be a sharp, successful, commercially astute qualified accountant with real ambition to add value and progress your career.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

As this role is essential to the organization and drives a big impact to business performance it is vital you come with a track record of delivery and proven experience. Amongst the many responsibilities in the role, some are listed below

Commercial Financial Support:

· Play proactive role in providing financial analysis, advice and assistance on business issues. .

· Monitor improvement in Core Operating Income and working capital metrics. Understand key drivers of both income and working capital to help maximize benefits to Jabil.

· Actively engage and contribute to current quarter operating metrics and also in long term planning & strategy.

· Monitor initiatives in support of achievement of the Long Term Plan and Annual Operating Plan.

· Support Supply chain development management on initiatives that improve company material margin and working capital.

· Constantly seeking to value-add to current process, information system, and business growth

· Support the Business Planning, budgeting/ forecasting and actual financial performance process.

· Identify and challenge cost structures providing modeling support to the business and operational teams in identifying and delivering opportunities to reduce the cost.

· Support of the business case financial model, undertaking sensitivity analysis;

· Provide commercial support and expertise to other team members.

Interaction and collaboration:

· Highly collaborative and frequent interaction with Business and operational groups in addition to other functional groups across finance.

· Provide financial training and support to BUMS, Functional and Ops Managers as required with a focus on financial targets, metrics and variance understanding and analysis

· Ensure all aspects of the business are being reviewed to prevent liability exposure, to ensure all costs are being recovered from customer, and to eliminate cost gaps.

Desired Skills & Experience:

Essential skills required

· Bachelor’s degree required or Recognized Accountancy Qualification

· Basic knowledge of US GAAP and SOX requirement.

· Hands on experience of using ERP systems (preferably TM1/BI/SAP) and advanced PC skills, including training and knowledge of Jabil’s software packages.

Essential Soft skills

· Strong commercial acumen

· Ability to work in a high pressure environment, take quick and effective decisions

· Excellent analytical skills to understand business drivers and interpret financial results

· Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate effectively at all levels, get key messages across succinctly and work with others

· Proven track record in demonstrating accountability and ownership; proactive approach

· Strong reporting skills, display key information and convey messages clearly, concisely and with impact

Accessibility Accommodation

If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access site as a result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to or by calling 1.727.803.7515 with the nature of your request and contact information. Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this e-mail or phone number. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address and/or phone number.

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