Finance Manager, APAC

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Align Technology
Mar 07, 2024
Apr 19, 2024
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Join a team that is changing millions of lives.

Transforming smiles, changing lives.

At Align Technology, we believe a great smile can transform a person's life, so we create technology that gives people the confidence to take on whatever's next. We revolutionized the orthodontic industry with the introduction of the Invisalign system, and we have never lost sight of that spirit of innovation. Our diverse and collaborative teams are constantly pushing the boundaries of what's possible.

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About this opportunity

To support our expansion and growth acceleration in APAC, we are looking for a Finance Manager, APAC, to support our fast-paced business and guide the dynamic team. The newly created role offers controllership, compliance and business analytics responsibility partnering with our business and developing our finance talent. This represents a unique opportunity to contribute to our Align team and Asia Pacific.

This position will report to Finance Director, APAC.

In this role, you will...

  • Co-ordination and supervision of monthly close process, statutory reporting and related financial reporting preparation for APAC entities.
  • Review and monitor for timely account reconciliations in APAC, ensure proper account classification, validity, accuracy, and completeness.
  • Provide technical GAAP accounting guidance and support to APAC entities, working with corporate technical team. Be able to identify accounting issues and assist in resolution.

Control, Compliance and Process
  • Adopt global financial policies and processes where appropriate, and controls over financial reporting. Ensure company financial records are maintained in compliance with company policies and US GAAP.
  • Identify and implement process improvements for greater accuracy, financial control and efficiency.
  • Recommend and support process re-design efforts to eliminate or automate non-value add activities.
  • Demonstrates strong business process and analytical skills in a complex systems environment.
  • Assist with finance-related projects, including regional geographical expansion and set-up, and financial system implementation.
  • Ensure accounting policies and procedures comply with legal and corporate guidelines/policies, including compliance (FCPA).
  • Collaborate with Shared Services team in Costa Rica where applicable.
  • Review, implement and maintain an effective and robust internal controls system in compliance to SOX requirements, and ensure adherence to approval processes.
  • Assist with internal and external audit requirements, as well as ensure compliance to tax laws in APAC.
  • Ad hoc projects and new business initiatives implementation.

Business Analytics
  • Facilitate and review return on investments, compliance and promotion programs to advance the growth of our product portfolio in all APAC markets.
  • Support and perform adhoc analytics to support business growth and tracking.

In this role, you'll need ...


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline, or professional accounting certification such as Certified Public Accountant / Chartered Accountant
  • At least 8+ years relevant experience with regional exposure preferred.
  • Working experience in a multinational company environment, with ability to operate in diverse cultures
  • A good team player and ability to work cross functional and with multiple country teams.
  • Experience in developing and implementing accounting policies and familiarity with SOX requirements
  • Strong working knowledge of US GAAP required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, and good interpersonal skills to give strong business partnering support
  • Self-motivated to learn new concepts and participate in new projects
  • Deadline-conscious with "can do" spirit to ensure timely reporting
  • Have a positive work attitude including willing to work some longer hours during peak periods
  • Agile, results oriented, customer focused
  • Acts with integrity and fairness and high standards of accountability

  • Communicate in English (written and spoken), proficiency in Chinese will be a plus to interact with Chinese speaking markets as part of the apac region
  • Strong systems skills with experience of ERP system implementation a plus. Working knowledge of SAP is preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills, ability to work with lookups and pivot tables

Sound like a good fit?

Great! Click the "Apply" link to let us know you are interested. Not the right fit? Don't worry, Align is quickly growing so we are creating more opportunities to expand our Align family. Please consider joining our Talent Network to receive notifications about future jobs or sharing this opportunity with others in your network.

About Align

Align Technology is a publicly traded medical device company that is transforming smiles and changing lives. Our global team of talented employees develop innovative technology, tools and treatment options to help dental professionals worldwide achieve the clinical results they expect. Our digital ecosystem combines the power of technology to create beautiful smiles through the integration of AI and machine learning, digital imaging and visualization, biomechanics and material science to develop the Invisalign system, the most advanced clear aligner system in the world; iTero Intraoral Scanners and OrthoCAD digital services. Did you know? Align is the world's largest manufacturer of custom 3D-printed materials.

By joining Align, you will be part of a global, fast-growing company in one of the most dynamic industries. Great people, innovative technologies, and meaningful work - these are just some of the things employees say make Align Technology a great place to work.

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Global Diversity Statement:

At Align, we believe in the power of a smile, and we know that every smile is as unique as our employees. As we grow, we will continue building a workforce of diverse cultural backgrounds and life experiences and fostering a culture of open-mindedness and compassion for all our employees. We live our company values by promoting healthy people and healthy communities. All with the intent of changing millions of lives, one unique smile at a time.

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It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity in all of our employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for positions with Align must be legally authorized to work in the country which they are applying for and verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.