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Senior Manager, CapEx Finance



Accounting & Finance
Taipei City, Taiwan
Posted on Thursday, February 29, 2024

Company Introduction

We exist to wow our customers. We know we’re doing the right thing when we hear our customers say, “How did we ever live without Coupang?” Born out of an obsession to make shopping, eating, and living easier than ever, we are collectively disrupting the multi-billion-dollar commerce industry from the ground up and establishing an unparalleled reputation for being leading and reliable force in South Korean commerce.

We are proud to have the best of both worlds — a startup culture with the resources of a large global public company. This fuels us to continue our growth and launch new services at the speed we have been at since our inception. We are all entrepreneurial surrounded by opportunities to drive new initiatives and innovations. At our core, we are bold and ambitious people that like to get our hands dirty and make a hands-on impact. At Coupang, you will see yourself, your colleagues, your team, and the company grow every day.

Our mission to build the future of commerce is real. We push the boundaries of what’s possible to solve problems and break traditional tradeoffs. Join Coupang now to create an epic experience in this always-on, high-tech, and hyper-connected world.

Role Overview

Coupang strong growth is expanding in Taiwan with large investments supported by IT, Processes and Tools transformation. This role will be central in supporting Taiwan’s team to deliver timely optimized Capex. The Capex Manager role will be critical in the management of a multi-million capex cost base. This role involves financial planning and analysis, budgeting, and decision-making to ensure that capital expenditures align with strategic objectives and financial health.

What will you do?

  • Manage capital expenditure budget within financial and strategic goals
  • Supervise and control project costs within budget and provide relevant recommendations to prevent cost overruns
  • Conduct reviews of investment opportunities and potential returns by using financial metrics including
  • NPV (Net Present Value), IRR (Internal Rate of Return), and payback period
  • Analyze cost-benefit and sensitivity to support decision-making
  • Support the annual capex investment planning process
  • Support Operations in forecasting costs and tracking updates to provide transparency on costs for project owners
  • Assist in month end and year end processes including PO and accrual review
  • Present financial analysis and recommendations to senior management and explain complex financial concepts in a clear and understandable manner
  • Work with Project Managers and the extended Finance team in HQ FP&A and in fulfillment and logistics centers to create timely reports used for weekly, monthly reporting and quarterly investment reviews

Essential Qualifications:

  • Experience of reviewing and appraising Capex investment cases
  • Strong financial modelling and Excel skills
  • Ability to foster collaborative relationships across diverse teams and functions
  • Strong communication skills to present financial analysis and recommendations to senior stakeholders (English required, Taiwanese desirable)
  • Great attention to detail and willingness to work within a fast paced and demanding environment
  • Highly analytical and structured, with ability to manage complexity
  • Experience of financial management and delivery of improved financial performance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience of working across a matrix organization [desirable]
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) [desirable]
  • SAP / SQL / Power Query [desirable]

Recruitment Process

  • Application Review - Phone Interview - Onsite (or Virtual Onsite) Interview – Offer
  • The exact nature of the recruitment process may vary according to the specific job and may be changed due to scheduling or other circumstances.
  • Interview schedules and the results will be informed to the applicant via the e-mail address submitted at the application stage.

Details to Consider

  • This job posting may be closed prior to the stated end date for application if all openings are filled.
  • Coupang has the right to rescind an offer of employment if a candidate is found to have

submitted false information as part of the application process.

  • Coupang does not discriminate against disabled applicants or those with veteran status.
  • We are proud to offer equal opportunities for all applicants.

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