Job Overview

Team Head – Finance Operations (Insurance)

Location: Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Salary: Competitive
Type: Permanent Contact: Niwas Nallasamy
Posted: over 1 year ago

My client is a leading global MNC insurance provider and has a strong regional presence in Asia. This role will be managing a team within the Finance Operations department which supports various Regional business units in APAC.


You will be required to:

  • Pioneer regional finance transformation projects which are supported by the global finance departments
  • Oversee and offer direction for all finance operations which includes but not limited to credit control, claims processing, insurer/ bank reconciliation and monitoring of cash flows
  • Identify, facilitate and implement process improvement ideas to improve efficiencies
  • Build and manage strong relationships with finance and business heads across APAC and Global business units
  • Actively mentor, motivate and develop the existing finance team; and to establish a people development strategy which addresses the current/ future skillsets required for the team


  • Minimum of 12 years of relevant experience in Finance/Accounting operations with an Insurance provider or Insurance Broker
  • Degree in Finance, Accounting or other relevant professional qualifications such as ACCA, CPA, CA, ICAEW etc. Advantageous to have attained a Masters’ qualification or above
  • Good verbal, written and presentation skills along with strong senior stakeholder management experience
  • Managerial/ Leadership experience coupled with strategic people development experience

If you would like to find out more about this role, please click apply below. Alternatively, you may send your updated resume to (EA: 16S8091/ R1436884)

Job posted by Niwas Nallasamy - Registration Number: R1436884