Participate in the Accounting and reporting functions.
Ensure monthly closing process and account reconciliations, per RTB, are completed within the preset timelines.
Devise processes to cut down close timelines by process improvements and automation of information flow from the source to the accounting systems.
Collaborating with other finance team members on activities/projects connected
Working with the tax team to ensure compliance with tax and other regulatory(government) compliance
Assist in the development and maintenance of a system of internal controls that are Sarbanes-Oxley compliant.
Support Company's other functions within the Finance umbrella- such as Financial Reporting, Tax, Treasury, FP&A, Internal Audit, Corp Strategy, etc.
Supervise completion of monthly reports to management.
Support management and business units through the preparation of analytical reports, trend and variance analysis
Direct and participate in special projects & process re-engineering efforts.
Facilitate cost saving through process improvements and providing inputs to management
Have financial reviews with senior management in finance and the Business heads
Liaise with the internal and statutory auditors to provide them with timely and accurate information requested.
Ensure timely and accurate completion of month-end close and reporting activities.
Understand, apply and adhere to applicable Accounting Policies and Principles.
Enabling the team members to discharge their duties efficiently and effectively and set higher standards of performance.
Explore, and drive process efficiency measures, methodologies, workflows, tools, technology and applications for productivity improvements.
Ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley and other regulatory requirements.
Maintain high standards of quality, accuracy, timeliness and reliability in the team.
6.5+ years post qualification experience in General accounting and reporting functions, End to end Finance functions for India entities in the past, closing books of accounts, account reconciliations, Financial Statements, IGAAP and IFRS experience, worked with any audit team to liaise with, not a auditor himself- basically dealing with the auditors.
Ability to work independently and manage a team.
Involved in process improvements and automation.
Good interpersonal, leadership and communication skills.