Twist Bioscience is at an exciting phase of business growth. One of the company’s major initiatives is to expand operations to China.  We are seeking an experienced a highly motivated Finance Manager to join Twist China. The Finance Manager should be familiar with local regulatory reporting requirement (PBOC) and have a clear understanding of the company operation, structure, policy, and act as business partner with general manager to provide full support to local business. He/she is responsible to manage monthly P&L analysis, cash management, preparation of budget / forecast, ad hoc financial analysis, Pricing/Margin analysis, ensuring compliance with group policy to prepare month ended and year ended closing, liaison for accounting related issues. 

What You’ll Be Doing 

  • Lead China Finance team to perform day-to-day accounting processes, complete the financial reports and analyze the business performance
  • Responsible for accurate and timely transaction processing for accounts payable, expense reporting, accounts receivable, payroll, fixed assets, sales commissions, general accounting transactions, and tax compliance and tax
  • Work with local outsourced accounting firm (or service) to fully implement YonYou software platform 
  • Prepare Twist China's financial budget and forecast 
  • Cash flow management, including but not limited to cash flow analyses and forecasts (annual, quarterly, and monthly)
  • Perform monthly Budget versus Actual expense analysis to be review by Corporate management 
  • Developing long-term business plans based on the financials
  • Coordinate all procurement to pay expenditures with China Supply Chain team for Twist China
  • Local lead on all audit matters and tax submissions of the Company
  • Manage outsourced accounting services of local Chinese service provider
  • Lead the team to automate the accounting process and streamline the internal operational process to achieve the target
  • Support China General Manager with various administrative Ad Hoc projects as needed


What You’ll Bring to the Team 

Required Skills/Abilities:


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Fluent oral English.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel or PowerPoint
  • Self-motivated, ambitious with long-term career goals
  • Willing to be based in Guangzhou


Education and Experience:


  • Degree in accounting / finance or equivalent professional qualification
  • CPA preferred
  • Minimum 8 years working experience in the Finance or accounting with proven experience in leading a team

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