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The position of Team Leader – Accounts is an important role within our organization. As a Team Leader, you will manage a team of accountants and oversee the day-to-day accounting operations. You will report to the Senior Manager – Finance and work closely with the management to ensure the financial health of the organization.
We seek an individual who is passionate about working in a growth-oriented organization and possesses strong financial acumen. The ideal candidate should thoroughly understand accounting principles, direct and indirect taxation, financial planning, and strategy. They should also have excellent leadership and interpersonal skills.
Responsibilities and Duties:
- Supervise and manage a team of accountants, providing guidance and support as needed.
- Oversee the day-to-day accounting operations and ensure adherence to accounting principles.
- Prepare and review financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
- Conduct regular variance analysis to track and explain deviations from budgeted figures.
- Collaborate with the leadership team to develop financial budgets and monitor income and expenses.
- Thorough understanding of all compliances specifically GST and TDS.
- Preparation, review and filing of all returns ensuring compliance with all statutory laws. Including but not limited to GST, TDS, PF, ESIC, and PT.
- Assist in managing the company’s cash flow and working capital requirements.
- Handle accounting tasks using Tally software.
- Assist in managing audit requirements and liaising with auditors.
- Support in income tax-related matters.
- Prepare various management information system (MIS) reports to facilitate decision-making.
- Review and reconcile balance sheet accounts, fixed assets, and inventory items.
- Assist with company secretary requirements, as needed.
- Expense management and making of all payments.
- Understanding of salary calculations.
- Assist in the preparation of run-rate sheets.
- Support in the finalisation of accounts.
- MBA in Finance or Master’s degree in Commerce or Accounting.
- CA inter or ICWA intermediate qualification is preferred.
- Minimum 3-5 years of experience in accounting or finance roles.
- Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial management.
- Proficiency in using accounting software, preferably Tally.
- Excellent numerical, mathematical, and analytical skills.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Demonstrated leadership abilities and the ability to prioritize and solve problems.
- Good understanding of the mercantile system of accounting.
- Familiarity with the EdTech industry or experience in a reputable firm is a plus.
- Residing in Mumbai.
As a Team Leader – Accounts, you will play a critical role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of our financial records. You will be expected to lead your team effectively, provide strategic insights, and contribute to the overall financial health of the organisation.
The candidate must be residing in Mumbai
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