- Singapore - Technology Centre
About the team
The In House Manufacturing (IHM) Finance Team is the core finance business partners for Dyson’s IHM Operations function. IHM Functions comprises the global manufacturing activities of Dyson Digital Motors (DDM), Heaters and Energy Storage (ES). The IHM Finance team works with these functions to assist them in delivering key operation objectives. The team’s goal is to develop and maintain a flexible and collaborative working relationship with the stakeholders to achieve all common objectives of the IHM Operations Function.
The energy storage facility is a new site for Dyson. The Finance Manager for IHM ES will be part of the team to set up the site. The incumbent will provide financial support to the setup of the new site and this involves multiple analysis together with the stakeholders in areas including but not limited to the understanding of process flows, headcount growth tracking, capex spend control etc.
About The role
From the operations go live, the incumbent will also be responsible for various aspects of day to day finance operations and controls for the site. The incumbent will business partner with key stakeholders from the site including the GM, Head of Operations, Head of Supply Planning among others. Together they will need to deliver the opex, capex, inventory targets as well as operations KPIs for the site.
The role is a key position of the in house manufacturing finance function and allows the incumbent a great opportunity to develop a thorough understanding of Dyson’s in house manufacturing technology.
Business Partner with senior management team of the new in house manufactured operations team to support the successfully set up of the site
Collaborate with the teams in the preparation and tracking of operations cost of site set up
Financial control on capex investments for the new site
Collaborate with HR team on headcount growth costs projections
Involved in month end close activities
Involved in budget planning and forecast activities
Prepare analysis on an ad hoc basis as required
Review of key processes to drive process improvements
Qualified Accountant or equivalent post graduate qualification with manufacturing and costing experience.
At least 7 to 8 years of relevant work experience
Experience in rigorous financial planning, analysis and/or strategy experience
Experience in engineering environment an advantage
Experience in start up organisation an advantage
Excellent analytical ability and Excel spreadsheet skills
Good planning and organisation skills
Ability to understand concepts and ideas quickly and model data in meaningful ways
Naturally Inquisitive - comfortable and willing to interrogate existing process and systems
Proactive in proposing ideas to challenge status quo
Experience in working across functions and cultures and dealing with remote teams
Excellent personal and business presentation skills, in particular the presentation of financial information to non-finance managers and directors
Assertive and able to influence upwards and peers
- Good spoken & written English
- Has strong sense of operational discipline and ability to meet deadlines
Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.