Finance Manager


Finance Manager

Dragon Group Asia | Shanghai, China

Company Overview
Dragon Group is a full-stack marketing agency that creates exceptional experiences for top multinational brands. We develop concepts and strategies for the China market and execute to global standards for clients in the sports, tech, real estate and entertainment industry.

The Role
Dragon Group Asia require a Finance Manager to join and contribute to our fast-growing team in Shanghai. The Finance Manager will be responsible for leading the day to day running of the company’s finances, reporting to our COO/CMO and periodically to our VP Finance. You will ensure management reports are maintained and reconciled, while providing key metrics to help determine strategic business decisions.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain ledgers and monitor key financial reports
  • Manage and schedule accounts payable and accounts receivables
  • Create monthly and quarterly financial summaries for company directors
  • Create and review budgets and projections
  • Develop profitability scenarios and share with necessary teams
  • Continuously improve current databases and systems
  • Provide and interpret accurate financial data extracting key financial metrics
  • Consistently work to improve financial operations
  • Monitor and project cash flows and profits for the short and medium term
  • Work with our VP Finance for valuation appraisal of ad hoc projects and investments

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in finance, accounting, business, management or other applicable
  • Minimum 3 years work experience in an accounting practise/financial services or finance department in industry
  • Strong ability with MS Office (Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Detail-oriented with ability and willingness to learn
  • Able to take accountability for daily financial matters
  • Proficiency in Mandarin and English, verbally and writing
  • Confident and organised with a track record of leadership, teamwork and logical decision making
  • Ability to multitask, prioritise and meet short deadlines
  • Ability to explain and share financial concepts to colleagues with less financial background


  • Studying towards CPA qualification (or alternative) is a strong plus
  • Experience in media/PR/advertising agencies is a strong plus
  • Understanding of SAGE 50 Accounts software

Time Commitment
Dates: Monday to Friday – 10 am to 6 pm
Start Date: March/early April 2018


Gross salary depending on experience
12 annual leave days per year, 5 sick leave days per year as well as usual Chinese national holidays

Standard Application Process

1) Please send your CV & Covering Letter to, name it as “Recruitment channel+Position+Name+on board time”
2) Competency Telephone Interview with VP Finance
3) Financial business case
4) Face to Face HR/COO Interview & Technical Interview reviewing Business Case with VP Finance

We aim to finalise all processes above within two weeks but this occasionally may take longer.