Skill required: Record To Report - Financial Consolidation & Close Operations
Designation: Management Level - Team Lead/Consultant
Job Location: Gurugram
Qualifications: BCom/Cost And Works Accountant
Years of Experience: 7-11 years
About Accenture Operations
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What would you do?
You will be aligned with our Finance Operations vertical and will be helping us in determining financial outcomes by collecting operational data/reports, whilst conducting analysis and reconciling transactions.
The Record to Report team helps clients and organizations in their operational efficiency and balance sheet integrity, cuts time to close and safeguards compliance with regulatory requirements. The areas where this team's expertise lies is in posting journal entries, preparing balance sheet reconciliations, reviewing entries and reconciliations, preparing cash forecasting statement, supporting month end closing, preparing reports and supports in audits.
The Financial Consolidation & Close Operations team is responsible for general ledger processes including year-end closing, journalizing, etc. They help create & maintain ledgers, currencies, budgets, & journal entries, deliver solutions including a flexible accounting structure, comprehensive journal processing, hierarchical summaries, intuitive inquiry & reporting, dynamic allocations & the management of commitments & expenditures, run interface reports & perform close books of accounts. The team reviews P&L accounts errors, omissions, or inconsistencies and managing the preparation of all reports. They also work on posting journal entries, preparing balance sheet reconciliations, investigating and reporting open items, reviewing entries and reconciliations, supporting month-end closing, preparing various reports as required, and supporting audits. The team also oversees improvement projects, including automation, simplifications, and enhanced controls.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for individuals who have the following skillset:
+ Account Reconciliation
+ Ability to perform under pressure
+ Ability to establish strong client relationship
+ Ability to handle disputes
+ Ability to manage multiple stakeholders
+ Ability to meet deadlines
It would be a value add if you are proficient in:
+ Balance Sheet Reconciliations
Roles and Responsibilities
As a team lead you will be expected to:
+ Understand and effectively manage the team's governance and performance
+ Understand the level of risk & propose mitigation plans and partner with other support teams to resolve requests/issues in a timely manner
+ Clearly communicate team goals and deliverables and keep the team updated on changes
+ Coach team members and provide the first level advice on procedures/methods
+ Solve increasingly complex problems & effectively delegate to develop and groom team members for succession planning
+ Maintain client relationships interface through regular connects and emails
+ Understand client priorities and problems & help translate actions for the team
+ Use innovation to identify opportunities to optimize processes, decrease costs and increase client value
+ Use data analytics and story-telling techniques to enhance the client journey
Please note this role may require you to work in rotational shifts.
BCom/Cost And Works Accountant
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