Senior Finance Analyst – Finance Shared Service Centre

Finance Pune, India


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Job Title: Senior Accountant – Finance Shared Service Centre

Responsible for: Take ownership for the complete Month-End & Year end related activities for US general finance and accounting duties.

Responsible to: Month-End and Year end Activities.

Shift Timing: 2pm to 10pm. This can be adjusted based on business requirement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare all cash related journal entries for US/Canada
  • Cash Account reconciliations for all US/Canada Bank Accounts
  • Fixed Assets accounting and reconciliations for US/Canada
  • Balance Sheet account analysis and reconciliation for accounts assigned
  • Assist in research and account reviews
  • Provide accounting support Shared Services (AP), AR)
  • Provide support for other projects as needed


Key Skills and Competences:


  • Degree level accountancy study with 5+ years of experience as Senior Accountant
  • Drive for results - end to end ownership 
  • Investigative, problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to manipulate and analyze large volumes of data, from multiple sources
  • Ability to present results of data analysis in meaningful and insightful ways
  • Advanced excel user, e.g. manipulating data via use of pivots / lookups, etc.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Prioritization and organizational abilities
  • Outstanding customer service: both external and internal customers
  • Financial awareness
  • Methodical approach
  • Time management - ability to multi-task and priorities
  • Team player
  • Good communication. Ability to communication confidently and professionally across all levels with internal and external contacts



Health and Safety


  • Recognise the importance of good health and safety practice.
  • Ensure that working conditions and the use of resources satisfy current legislation, approved codes of practice and organisational requirements.
  • Ensure accidents and near misses are reported.
  • Ensure that potential or actual breaches of requirements are identified, properly reported and appropriate action is taken.