Controlling Assistant Manager











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BASF has been a committed partner to Greater China since 1885. With large production sites in Shanghai, Nanjing and Chongqing, as well as a global and regional research and development hub in Shanghai, BASF is a major foreign investor in the country’s chemical industry. BASF posted sales of approximately €8.5 billion in 2020 to customers in Greater China and employed 8,948 people as of the end of the year. For further information, please visit 


  • Drive Global and Regional Risk Reporting and Management
  • Support business case calculations for regional and global projects
  • Drive Digitalization and Automation to simplify operational tasks and make it easier to get things done. Finance Reporting focusing on continuous improvement of data management.
  • Controlling and Finance business partner offering the financial support and supervision to key business partners: Sales, marketing, operations, communication, HR, R&D. Deliver accurate and timely service to reporting line and partners
  • Role as the business partners with

Main Tasks:

Finance & Controlling Business Partner in Asia Pacific and for global topics:

  • Global and regional risk reporting and management
  • Deep dive on financial relevant items and find out the best financial solutions together with the business Partners
  • Review and analyze the cCM1 result, support sales and marketing for margin improvement measures, coordinate with AP and Global controllers to figure out the broken chain and abnormal cases.
  • Support inventory management, Account receivables, Account payables, including provide the reports and communication with relevant business pears. Ensure the booking of provisions is accurate.
  • Work closely with the local Management, Controlling, Shared Service Centers, Finance & Accounting teams to ensure that the Headquarters/regional requirements in financial statements, FRC, reports, audits and budgets are met correctly and consistently.
  • Further improve core processes
  • Perform miscellaneous tasks assigned by supervisor

Budgeting and forecasting:

  • Support the budget process, Data collection and consolidation from Global and AP point of view.
  • Act as focal point for business related questions from colleagues (such as sales, supply chain and local finance) in China, Japan, and Korea.

Project management in AP and Global

  • Support special project and strategic projects in AP and Global
  • Drive Digitalization and Automation to simplify operational tasks.
  • Involve in the cash management and improvements


  • Education: BA or MA in Accounting, Controlling, Finance, Economics or Management
  • Working Experience: Minimum 3 years’ relevant experiences in the accounting, FP&A, or internal control
  • Technical & Professional Knowledge:
    • Profound knowledge of controlling tools and accounting required
    • Good business sense
    • Enough skill for Microsoft Office, e.g. Excel, PowerPoint is a must; power BI is a plus
    • Good disciplinary knowledge and experiences for SAP 
    • Good written & oral communication skills in English
    • Lead continuous improvement imitative

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