Finance Manager, Asia

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a finance manager to join our Asia finance team in our China office. Reporting to the senior finance director of Asia in Shanghai, the ideal candidate for this role must be a good communicator (in English and Mandarin Chinese) and have the financial expertise to support regional business development projects and the Asia management organization.  

 

Responsibilities

        In charge of financial planning and analysis for Asia: business planning, budgeting, forecasting, weekly pacing and actuals

          Monitor and analyze current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, expenses, and capital expenditures

          Drive reporting processes improvements for more reliability and consistency

          Coordination for marketing chase plans and franchise updates

          Franchise post mortems analysis

          Provide country gaming market updates

          Opex costs benchmarking

          Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives and new business opportunities.

          Perform ad-hoc reporting and analysis.

Requirements

          Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration, Management

          A minimum of 10 years of relevant experience

          Solid knowledge of financial planning and analysis

          International working experience and / or education

          Exposure to commercial finance / development projects

          Good communication skills, ability to synthetize

          High standards of accuracy

          Excellent organizational skills

          Able to handle multiple projects and articulate with fluent verbal and written communications skills in English

          Able to work independently, with limited direction

Pluses

          MBA

          Passion for gaming


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