Head of Finance (Director)



Accounting & Finance
Manila, Philippines
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

About Us

Brankas is solving the "last mile" for Open Finance in emerging economies. Since launching in Indonesia in 2017, Brankas is now the leading Open Banking technology provider in Southeast Asia. Brankas’ technology empowers banks, fintech partners and users to build and activate real-time and secure APIs for payments, identity, transaction data, and more.

Our vision is to make modern financial services available to everyone.

Job Title: Head of Finance (Director)

Hiring Manager : CEO

Location: Manila, Philippines (Hybrid)

What do you get to do?

  • Lead our Global Finance and Accounting team
  • Provide strategic recommendations on business and financial planning to the CEO and executive leadership team
  • Manage financial forecasting and budgeting processes, and oversee the preparation of all financial reporting
  • Set comprehensive goals for operations and growth that link to business objectives and financial performance, and evaluate performance by analyzing and interpreting metrics and data
  • Support the CEO in fundraising ventures and participate in expansion activities (investments, acquisitions, corporate alliances, etc.)
  • Work with the executive leadership team in ensuring legal and regulatory compliance as well as managing and mitigating financial and other types of risk
  • Managing banking relationships, cash management and other treasury-related activities
  • Ensuring compliance with financial processes, systems and policies
  • Providing oversight on tax, internal controls and audit-related matters

What do we look for in you?

  • You have 10+ years of progressive experience in Finance leadership
  • Preferably 5+ years experience in Technology/ FinTech industry
  • You are a Qualified Accountant (CPA, ACCA or equivalent).
  • You have prior regional experience in a similar role
  • You are a strong leader and possess excellent analytical skills.
  • You possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Why Join us?

  • Predominantly remote work + Flexible working hours
  • Leaders in Open Banking/Open Finance in South Asia
  • Time Off When Needed (TOWN) leave policy (paid time off)
  • Outstanding teammates who want to celebrate your success
  • Excellent leadership and network of individuals
  • Key Requirements