GM – Finance & Accounts

12 - 18 Years

Job Description

The position shall be responsible for leading the Financial Accounting & Direct taxes team for ensuring timely financial reporting and statutory compliances as well as for ensuring proper financial controls. This position is also responsible for Direct taxes of the organization.

Prudent financial management key financial metrics
Accurate and Timely preparation of monthly / quarterly financial statements and Annual Reports
Ensuring all statutory compliances
Direct Tax Planning
Direct Taxes guidance to management

Participate in the evaluation of strategic options and especially provide the financial perspective in consultation with the CFO
Participate in setting appropriate financial matrices in the company in line with industry standards
Participate in the development of the long term plan for the company and provide all the financial analysis and support as required by the CFO
Define and ensure appropriate systems and processes of accounting and audit to ensure that proper and accurate records and reports are maintained and all statutory and audit requirements are complied with.

Financial Accounting
Supervise day to day operations relating to various aspects of accounts and ensure up to date maintenance of general ledger and all financial accounts
Periodically audit the paperwork and SAP entries to ensure accurate and timely data and reporting
Direct the preparation of all financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, tax returns and reports for regulatory agencies
Ensure coordination with all regions to enable timely and accurate accounting
Ensure reconciliation of the cost accounts with the financial accounts
Provide support to Head Finance Accounting & Tax on all financial accounting matters
Ensure that the required inputs for tax returns are provided timely to Tax department/ consultants and all support provided in answering tax queries

Financial Reporting, MIS and Systems
Ensure timely and accurate preparation of financial reports and accuracy and timeliness in all public reporting
Monitor and ensure that the systems are regularly scaled up and are customized to business requirements, and adequate use of analytics as required
Proactively implement greater automation and efficiency in processes to enhance the productivity and efficiency of the department
Responsible for liaising with regulatory authorities, investors, etc for providing financial information and clarifications
Direct Taxes
Provide inputs to the Leadership team on tax implications of various strategic decisions including investments and acquisitions and pricing where relevant
To monitor the business closely and recommend changes in the processes to reduce taxability
To form an overall strategy for Direct taxes for contesting litigations etc
Fixed Assets accounting
Ensure that proper systems for recording fixed assets are instituted on all locations and fixed asset records are maintained up to date
Ensure that periodic audit is undertaken to verify assets
Ensure proper accounting and maintenance of fixed assets
Financial Controls & Audit
Support the Head Finance Accounts & Tax in the completion of companys annual external audit of its financial statements
Conduct annual cost audits with established parameters and take efforts to correct deviations
Ensure that internal controls are in place and followed by all accounting and financial team so as to enhance security and minimize opportunity for fraud
Test check and internally audit the accounts of department and ensure periodic checks in the SAP system
Prepare reports for auditors and regulators
People Management
Manage performance of the team and ensure that team is working in line with organizational value system
Ensure team is adequately trained and proactively work with HR at capability enhancement of team
Conduct effective performance appraisals for the team and provide regular feedback

Lead the Indirect taxation function
Proactively do tax planning and ensure that necessary steps to ensure tax savings are implemented
Ensure that all the tax returns are filed in time and all tax notices and queries are attended to in time
Maintain close liaison with the tax consultants
Keep abreast of all new legislation and changes in indirect taxation and inform management of the likely impact of changes

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Automobile / Auto Anciliary / Auto Components

Functional Area:Accounts, Finance, Tax, Company Secretary, Audit

Role Category:Senior Management


Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time


Desired Candidate Profile

Chartered Accountant

12 to 15 years experience in general accounting in a SAP environment

Company Profile

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Recruiter Name:Mr.Franklin raja


Reference Id:GM-Finance