Senior Accountant / Manager

Location
India (IN)
Salary
10 – 15 lakhs INR
Posted
Jun 17, 2021
Closes
Jul 17, 2021
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Newly qualified, Qualified

Overview

  • Responsible for financial accounting, financial reporting and operating activities
  • Process activities include oversight and controlling the accounting and business processes; ensure the accuracy and timely completion of all activities.

Role

  • Performs complex accounting activities (e.g., sub-ledger accounting [SLA] and high level financial statements) in accordance with accounting principles and standards to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations, laws and reporting requirements
  • Responsible for analysing and exercising judgment on financial performance and complex issues related to RTR (Record to Report)
  • Independently determines complexity of issues, escalates and makes recommendations to leadership
  • Assess and implement process improvements
  • Supports SOX compliance and assisting with control improvements
  • Supports the business partner relationship and applies a client-service mentality towards all deliverables
  • Supports relationship with external and internal auditors
  • Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of accounting principles, financial statements and financial reporting requirements and consistently delivers accurate work on a timely basis
  • Produce and review internal and external reports with a moderate level of complexity to ensure compliance

Education/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance

Salary Band – 10 – 15 lakhs INR

Knowledge/Experience/Skills:

  • Experience reviewing and analyzing work for appropriate accounting treatment
  • Experience performing basic issue resolution; gains exposure to the resolution of complex issues
  • Strong bias on executing controls and assessing their effectiveness, makes recommendations to improve upon areas of concern
  • Proactively builds relationships with business partners
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and current accounting concepts
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Results orientated with an ability to work under pressure and have a structured approach to deliverables
  • Robust understanding of MS Excel and financial/ERP systems, preferably direct experience with Oracle
  • Progressive accounting experience preferably in a large, global environment
  • Prior experience in supporting business process transitions and process improvements projects
  • Capable of working within a changing environment with excellent analytical, planning and organization skills
  • Focused on achieving key outputs, with a sense of urgency and in a professional manner
  • Able to adjust to changing processes and systems – should be agile to adapt e.g. changing accounting system will change established work procedures