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Senior Finance Manager (Finance Shared Services)

Date: 25-Sep-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

Provide financial guidance and operational accounting support to NUS's Administrative departments


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Finance business partner to a group of Administrative departments.
  • Acts as finance business advisor in the departments’ cross-functional and/or strategic projects/initiatives, including system development and implementation activities.
  • Provide financial advice and work proactively with departments to achieve both financial and business goals.
  • Budget submission, allocation and management reporting.
  • Analysis of information to provide business insights to support decision making and drive performance in business.
  • Conduct regular reviews of department finance records such as debtors aging, balance sheet GLs, dormant accounts, etc. to ensure validity and accuracy.
  • Liaise with shared services teams on accounting issues.
  • Approver roles for:-

                - finance master data such as requests for WBS / Grant Master creation and closure etc.;  
                - update of WBS master records such as FM assignments; and
                - budget transfers.


  • Possess a recognized degree in Accountancy, CPA/CA preferred.
  • 5 years of working experience, with minimum 2 years of managerial experience in a multi-national corporation. Working experience in an auditing firm will be an advantage.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications and working knowledge of SAP S4 HANA.
  • Possess excellent analytical, problem-solving, communication and strong interpersonal skills.
  • High level of independence as well as the maturity and ability to work with staff at all levels

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presences are required. 


In accordance with Singapore's legal requirements, unvaccinated workers will not be able to work on the NUS premises with effect from 15 January 2022. As such, job applicants will need to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: [[National University of Singapore]]

Department : [[Office of Finance]]

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 14037