PH - Finance Manager

Manila, Philippines
8 days ago
Full time role


Mainstream Renewable Power is the world’s only independent developer of utility-scale wind and solar power assets with a global footprint. ...

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Job Description

Department: Finance

Job Location: BGC, Philippines

Reporting to: Head of Finance, APAC

Company Overview:

A world free of fossil fuels. If you share our vision, then join us on our mission.


This is your opportunity to make a real difference in averting the climate crisis, in an organisation that is at the forefront of the global transition to renewable energy.


Mainstream Renewable Power is a recognised global leader in renewable energy; and the pride we all get from developing, constructing and operating our projects is one reason why we are officially recognised as a Great Place to Work.


Now we are looking for people who can power our progress to a new level. If you want to make a real difference in the world, working with our extraordinary team across six continents, check out our newly created role.

Summary of Role:

Reporting to the Head of Finance, APAC with responsibility for financial management of local entities, and joint venture entities, working on new opportunities in APAC from a commercial and financial perspective, and disciplinarily reporting to local management.

What You Will Do:

  • Review of financial and cost accounting monthly eg. AR, AP, GL, forecasting, budgeting etc. for the entities, projects in the Philippines
  • Deliver efficient month end processes and efficiency in closing the Philippines entities, including the JVs and achieving the Group deadlines and requirements.
  • Work with the external auditors and tax advisors on the year end requirements
  • Develop and maintain internal control and effective accounting system and policies
  • Work together with the respective departments on cost reduction initiatives
  • Perform cash flow forecasting, budgeting, and working closely with the operations and project teams in analysing variances and cost analysis
  • Coordinate reporting requirement with the group headquarter to meet internal deadlines
  • Manage Treasury for the Philippines entities ensuring good relationship with banks, coordination with group headquarter to obtain necessary funding on a monthly basis
  • Work together with the Head of Finance, APAC and other departments from project identification to project signing on commercial and financial aspects of the opportunities
  • Lead the financial and tax due diligence on new project opportunities in the Philippines
  • Work with the local development team from a finance and commercial perspective for greenfield opportunities and acquisitions
  • Discuss, review, and prepare the commercial financial models together with the APAC commercial team on APAC projects, existing and new opportunities
  • Managing the team ensuring the responsibilities and resources are properly allocated

What We Require:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/Finance
  • ACCA qualified or an international professional accounting body with at least 2 year post qualified experience
  • Experience working in a multi-national company in region or the head office
  • Experience in Renewable Energy sector is an advantage
  • Computer skills: Excellent Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of ERP is plus (Microsoft 365, PowerBI and advantage)
  • At least 8 years working experience in accounting
  • Hard working, Honesty, Self-responsibility
  • Confident self-starter with the ability to act on own initiative, multi-task and meet challenging deadlines
  • Experience working with external advisors (audit, tax, due diligence)
  • High levels of energy and motivation with a strong track record of delivery in previous roles
  • Strong organisation, communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work cross functionally including with non-financial teams
  • Excellent English communication skills both written and verbal
  • Flexibility to travel within the APAC region on occasion

Why you really should click that button 👇


We offer you the opportunity to work in a dynamic and entrepreneurial organisation, to be part of a diverse workplace with regards to gender, age and cultural background in the most exciting industry in the world today. You will receive a very competitive total benefits package including an excellent base salary, bonus scheme and share options.


Career development

  • Training opportunities
  • Secondment and relocation opportunities
  • Career progression (16% promotions across the Group in 2021) 

Shared financial success 

  • A competitive, industry benchmarked and cost-of-living linked salary, reviewed annually
  • Annual bonus 
  • Share options

Work/life balance

  • Hybrid working arrangement may be considered

True diversity & inclusion

  • Equal opportunity targets 
  • GWEC Women in Wind and Mainstream Women in Renewables programmes 
  • You can be you, whatever your gender, colour or sexual orientation

Care for health & wellbeing 

  • Generous health insurance coverage and allowance where applicable

These are just some of the reasons why we are officially certified as a Great Place to Work.


Apply for this job now and see how we can energise your career!

Mainstream Renewable Power is the world’s only independent developer of utility-scale wind and solar power assets with a global footprint. ...

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