Automation Anywhere, Inc. Regional Accounting Manager in Bengaluru, India
Automation Anywhere is a global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), empowering customers to automate end-to-end business processes with software bots – digital workers that perform repetitive and manual tasks, resulting in dramatic productivity gains, optimized customer experience and more engaged employees. The company offers the industry leading web-based and cloud-native intelligent automation platform combining RPA, artificial intelligence, machine learning and analytics right out of the box, to help organizations rapidly start and scale their process automation journey. Its Bot Store is the world's first and largest marketplace with more than 850 pre-built, intelligent automation solutions. With a global network of 1,900 partners, Automation Anywhere has deployed over 2.1 million bots to support some of the world’s largest enterprises across all industries. For additional information, visit www.automationanywhere.com .
Accounting Manager Location: Bangalore, India
At Automation Anywhere, we are passionate in our belief that Software Bots can free people to create, think, discover, and ultimately build great companies. With our automation platform, we are contributing to building a Digital Workforce, 3M strong, by 2020. Our platform includes Robotic Process Automation, Cognitive technologies, and Analytics and is adopted by over 500 of the world’s leading enterprises and many are calling it one of the most essential and disruptive technologies in the market today.
As the Accounting Manager for selected legal entities, yours will be a key role responsible for accounting/statutory matters for AA Inc’s subsidiaries. This role is located at Bangalore, India and reports to the Sr Finance Manager/Finance Director. You will be responsible for providing broad accounting / statutory and tax support for AA Inc’s subsidiaries, including guidance on local accounting and statutory activities, managing/reviewing day-to-day general ledger, payroll accounting activities, accounts payable accounting activities, the month-end close process and all account reconciliations together with outsourcing vendors as well as closely collaborating with Corporate Accounting team in US for all the reporting, account analysis, external financial audits, and special projects. You will be expected to participate in strategic outsourcing projects of the finance team globally, and oversee the performance of our external finance service providers.
This is a great opportunity for a dynamic individual to build functional capabilities, to support the scale of the company. You must be a team player, support local and company management in achieving our objectives, hands-on, roll up your sleeves type of person and should enjoy a fast-paced, start-up environment.
Partner with Corp Accounting to ensure the integrity of the US GAAP, Local Statutory books and compliance of statutory requirements
Responsible to ensure our external finance service providers adhere to the SLAs
Drive local adoption/implementation of Corp policies & procedures to ensure proper internal controls, in compliance with company policies, while maximizing operational efficiency.
Ensure adoption of global systems, tools, and infrastructure to scale with business growth; maximize usage of AAI bots
Participate with the Corporate Finance team in determination of tax and treasury strategy and operations for the region
Partner with Finance management, on company governance activities, including risk and subsidiary management
Develop and streamline scalable processes and policies for month-end close, GL, accounts payable, and expense reporting.
Review the monthly accounting close process, including the review of journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, accruals, intercompany transactions and eliminations, and maintenance of company chart of accounts.
Partner with cross-function to set up.
Collaborate with Corp accounting team to establish, implement and administer SOX internal control policies, procedures, and processes.
Participate in strategic projects in Finance area.
7-9 years of controllership, accounting and financial analytics experience with progressive responsibility including GL accounting, compliance, and controls experience.
Qualified Chartered Accountant or CPA (Big 4 experience strongly preferred)
Experience with overseeing accounting, tax, and statutory requirement across multiple GAAPs/regions is essential
Builder mentality; always seeking process improvement, workflow efficiencies.
Ability to meet strict deadlines on a consistent basis while maintaining the highest level of integrity for the company.
Demonstrated ability and desire to work in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, success-focused start-up environment.
Team Player with excellent customer service, strong communication skills and ability to work with all levels within the organization.
Flexible and creative, with the ability to learn new and complex concepts quickly. Relentlessly resourceful and diligent; drive to win
Exceptional communications skills, both written and verbal; willingness to work hours to accommodate Global interaction
Exceptional work ethic – ability to “roll up sleeves”
Experience with using Workday ERP is a plus.
Strong computer skills: Excel and PowerPoint skills required.
Equal Opportunity Employer Automation Anywhere is an equal opportunity employer – M/F/D/V. We want to have the best available persons in every job. We will not discriminate in our employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, age, national origin and ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation, military and veteran status or any other category protected by law.