Dell Sr Advisor, Global Operation Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) - Opex Controller in George Town, Malaysia

Role Description

The Opex Controller role is responsible for reporting and analyzing budgets for the Global Operations Leadership team. The individual will play a key role in communicating and interacting with procurement leadership around financial outlooks and actual quarterly performance.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Headcount controller and Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) support for Procurement and Quality organizations

  • Manage the quarterly Outlook and Quarter end reporting cycles

  • Manage the financial governance of all budget controls requests

  • Present the financials results to Global Operations leadership and act as the key finance contact for the assigned business partner

  • Drive continuous process improvements to streamline reporting/communication and provide better visibility to our financial performance with clear linkage to the Profit & Loss (P&L)

  • Act as an advisor to the business proactively analyzing potential financials risks/gaps and work with partners to mitigate


  • Master’s degree in Business ,Finance or Accounting; CPA or CIA qualification preferred

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in Audit, Controls & Compliance, Finance, Accounting or related fields.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Office, Visio

  • Previous Excel modeling and FP&A experience preferred

Key Skills:

  • Drive for Results – Deliver on commitments in a timely manner; proactively work on process improvements and understanding the business.

  • Change management – Ability to adapt to a dynamic business environment and challenge status quo. Initiate elimination of non-value-add activities.

  • Strong communication/interpersonal skills a must (verbal, written and presentations). Must have ability to articulate the key message and drive decisions.

  • Must possess strong business acumen and work well in a team setting

  • Previous experience with Financial reporting & systems preferred