Assistant Finance Controller

Pune Permanent INR2,000,000 - INR3,000,000 per year
  • Opportunity to help build a greenfield shared service center from scratch
  • Working directly with the CFO and USA stakeholders assisting the US region

About Our Client

The client operates in the Leisure and Sport industry. They are a preeminent wellness fitness platform and largest franchise owner in the Club Pilates system. combining experienced industry-leading management with renowned consumer private equity investors to build one of the largest global wellness fitness platforms across Club Pilates and additional boutique wellness brands. Additionally they operate boutique spas and operate across the North America region.

Job Description

The responsibilities of the Assistant Finance Controller:

  • Prepare, review, and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy and completeness
  • Maintaining financial reports, records, and general ledger accounts.
  • Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare and book journal entries to the general
  • Coordinate audits with third-party independent auditors during the annual audit process for
  • multiple portfolios.
  • Coordinate the monthly close process, account reconciliations, and journal entries
  • Able to recognize and grasp accounting issues readily and apply to Company GAAP accounting.
  • Establish and document processes in the accounting group
  • Assist with management reporting, financial statement preparation, and review
  • Create and maintain accounting policies and procedures
  • Manage compliance and covenant checks for lending, banks, PE, etc
  • Preparing, reviewing and Overseeing Month end reconciliation process
  • Ensure that federal, state, and local business registration, regulatory, and tax requirements are met

The Successful Applicant

The successful Assistant Finance Controller candidate:

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) with 5+ years of experience and at least 3 years of BPO/ Shared service experience.
  • Must have great accounting experience- preferably US GAAP.
  • Must be a Do-er not just a reviewer, able to prepare, review and finalise financial statements, and lead monthly closing activities, with team management experience.
  • Must have great stakeholder management skills.
  • Must be based in Pune or able to relocate immediately.
  • Must be able to work in a US shift (shift timings- 5:30pm- 2:30am IST)

What's on Offer

  • The opportunity to work directly with the CFO who is based in the US, to set up a greenfield shared service centre in Pune, and take onus of the team.
  • Exciting opportunity for someone who wants to grow in an extremely visible role- managing the back office with the client and scaling it.
  • Great compensation, benefits, and work life balance
Quote job ref
JN-102023-6233685

Job summary

Function
Finance & Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Controller
What is your area of specialisation?
Business Services
Location
Pune
Job Type
Permanent
Job Reference
JN-102023-6233685

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

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