Citi CBNA GF Country Finance Officer Philippines in Philippines

  • Primary Location: Philippines,Central Luzon,Makati

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Finance

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 18075856


The Citi Philippines Finance team is responsible for all aspects of Finance – driving business performance, ensuring all Financial control processes are in place, delivering timely and accurate financial disclosure including U.S. reporting, management reporting, and local regulatory reporting and developing Finance talent and bench strength for Philippines. The country is also a major Citi Shared Service Center for Citi with over 8,000 employees, significantly increasing the complexity of the position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall financial conditions of Citi Philippines. Key areas of responsibility include financial controllership, business planning and analysis, budgeting and forecasting, balance sheet management, tax planning and compliance.

  • Leads the Legal Vehicle Management group that monitors and controls the activities of six operating companies and 11 legal vehicles.

  • Ensure completeness and accuracy of financial reporting and disclosure, in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in Philippines and in the U.S.

  • Defines and implements financial controls that are aligned with business strategy and goals.

  • Applies a broad and comprehensive understanding of different finance systems, theories and practices. Integrates a thorough understanding of the strategic direction of the finance function within the business with a solid conceptual/practical grounding in local banking industry practices.

  • Contributes to the medium- to long-term planning for broad issues affecting the businesses and franchise.

  • Uses excellent communication skills to influence a wide range of audiences and may represent a major function in external events.

  • Builds a strong team of finance professionals, build bench strength for the function


Experience and Qualifications:

  • Prior work experience as Country Finance Officer in a financial services institution is preferred

  • Strong Cross-functional experience (Planning & Analysis, Treasury, Financial Control, Tax)

  • Bachelor’s Degree majoring in Accounting preferred

  • Sound project management experience

  • Deep understanding of the business dynamics of Corporate and Consumer Banking

  • Demonstrated ability to create and sustain a network of strong partnerships with the business (relationship and product management) and core Finance functions, particularly decision makers and influencers

  • Experienced in partnering with regional and global peers in leveraging and implementation of best practices Leadership Attributes:

  • Mature leadership and presence as a senior manager.

  • Demonstrates strong ethics and integrity

  • Makes decisions using well-reasoned judgment under pressure and in a timely manner;

  • Dynamic and flexible. Ability to see the ‘big picture’ in a complex environment.

  • Demonstrated influencing and negotiating ability.

Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.