Intuitive Surgical Careers

Director of Finance and Sales Operations, Taiwan

Taiwan, Taiwan
Finance and Accounting

Job Description

Job: Finance and Accounting
Primary Location: Taiwan-New Taipei City-Taiwan
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 183626


Company Description:

Who is Intuitive Surgical? The numbers tell an amazing story. Learn more about our company.

Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.

Primary Function of Position:

This role has direct responsibility for the Finance, Sales Operations and support functions (IT, Facilities) for the Taiwan operations of Intuitive Surgical.
This position needs to possess the business acumen necessary to support and advise the General Manager in key business areas. This position will also need to collaborate with the various functional areas and provide leadership to the office support functions. This position will need to maintain an appropriate financial and reporting control environment while finding solutions to facilitate growth.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Support and advise the General Manager of Taiwan in key business areas
• Provide business insights and analytics to support strategy evolution and business performance
• Serve as a cultural steward of ISI’s values through leadership across the local organization
• Lead a world-class team of high capacity personnel (recruit, develop, mentor)
• Execute core FP&A activities (budgeting, forecasting, strategic plans, monthly close, P&L reporting)
• Execute core Sales Operations activities (quota, territory design, compensation strategy, targeting)
• Maintain adequate records to comply with timely statutory filing requirements
• Work with global legal, controllership and tax teams to ensure compliance with laws and regulations
• Ensure appropriate level of internal controls and procedures to comply with Corporate requirements, to comply with SOX (Sarbanes Oxley rules in the US), to maintain segregation of duties, to ensure proper authorization of financial activities and to comply with FCPA and UK Bribery Act
• Oversee customs and GST issues to ensure deadlines and compliance are met
• Coordinate cash management and hedging with Corporate Treasury department
• Closely manage and monitor internal or external local accounting and payroll activities
• Coordinate with statutory auditors
• Oversee facilities operations; including development of a long-term plan for the organization
• Lead all IT related activities including Infrastructure, Support and Systems while making sure the IT needs of the business and employees are always met. Partner with Corporate IT to make sure all global changes are synchronized accordingly.


Skills / Job Requirements:

• Business school or University degree
• Minimum 12+ years’ work experience with at least 5 to 8 years in a similar position within an international organization
• Working knowledge of US and Taiwan GAAP
• Experience with enterprise systems including, SAP, Hyperion, Agile, is a benefit
• Effective financial and business analytical capabilities
• Experience in ongoing management and governance
• Proven experience working in a multi-cultural business environment (Working for US based company a plus)
• Proven track record in leading, motivating and developing a high achieving team in a fast growing organization
• Fluency in English language; including business proficiency (written and verbal)
• Ability to work in a growing, fast changing environment while managing multiple priorities within tight deadlines
• Demonstrated ability to roll up sleeves and deliver results
• Experience in the medical device and medical services industry is a plus
• Availability for business travel abroad (including to the US) as required

We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.