Finance Controller

7-10 years
14 days ago
Job Description

To be the most loved everyday food and groceries destination! - that's our mission at foodpanda (small f).

foodpanda is the largest food and grocery delivery platform in Asia, outside of China. Operating in more than 400 cities across 11 markets, we continue to expand and grow in our core food delivery business, as well as in new verticals like grocery deliveries, with a strong tech infrastructure at our core. From our restaurants-partners, cloud kitchens and cloud grocery stores - foodpanda is just one tap away, getting everything you need into your hands quickly and conveniently!

We are looking for enthusiastic problem solvers to join us in scaling our platform, to digitalise businesses in Asia, uplift rider livelihoods and build a hyper-convenient platform for our customers. If you love working with technology to create solutions and are not afraid to roll up your sleeves to get things done, you will find your tribe here at foodpanda. Our diverse and high-performing team comprises people from more than 60 nationalities, and we welcome all experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives.

We are looking for an experienced Financial Controller to manage our Shared Service Center and oversee the business's day-to-day financial operations.


  • Ensure invoices are properly approved and coded in the general ledger.
  • Monitor and balance cash flows into and out of a business to meet obligations and optimise investment.
  • Coordinate with external financial, compliance and tax auditors.
  • Create and monitor company policies and internal controls, especially spending controls, to safeguard company assets and reduce fraud.
  • Assist in the budget, including incorporating historical data.
  • Administer loan agreements for company borrowings and collecting monies owed to the company from intercompany customers.
  • Develop financial strategy, including risk minimisation plans and opportunity forecasting.
  • Ensure compliance with local law, tax provisions and relevant industry and financial regulations.
  • Provide financial reporting and analysis to guide decision-making.
  • Identify efficiencies and opportunities for cost reductions across the business.
  • Mentor and manage the accounting and financial staff.
  • Advise company managers on operations activities based on knowledge of the underlying business.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license.
  • 7-10 years of related work experience.
  • Exceptional knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and local statutory accounting principles.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What we offer:

  • A dynamic and challenging work environment.
  • A company committed to developing you personally and professionally.
  • A great working atmosphere with regular company and team events.
  • A vibrant and international team committed to diversity and inclusion.
  • Responsibility from day one in a fast growing and global company.
  • Other benefits include free food, health and dental insurance, and learning and development opportunities!

Our parent company, Delivery Hero, is a global leader in the food delivery industry processing over 3 million orders every day and operating in 40+ markets in the world, with 18,000 employees and approximately 500,000+ restaurant partners.



Job Source:

Foodpanda is an online food and grocery delivery platform owned by Delivery Hero. Foodpanda operates as the lead brand for Delivery Hero in Asia, with its headquarters in Singapore. It is currently the largest food and grocery delivery platform in Asia, outside of China, operating in 12 markets across Asia.