Head of Accounts & Finance (HOD)

ExuberantHR Consulting
Mar 07, 2024
Apr 06, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia, Consultancy, Corporate
ExuberantHR Consulting is a top-notch recruitment consultant and currently seeking experienced resources for the Head of Accounts & Finance (HOD) role for a leading heavy infrastructure and construction subsidiary company in the iron and steel sector. Due to the confidential nature of the position, the client's company name cannot be disclosed.
Job Title: Head of Accounts & Finance (HOD)Location: Lower Parel, Mumbai (Corporate Office)Industry Preference: Construction / Infrastructure / EPCExperience Required: 10-15 Years (7-8 Years post CA qualification)Education: CA QualifiedBudget: 20-30 Lakhs
Role Overview:We are seeking a dynamic and experienced professional to join an esteemed organization as the Head of Accounts & Finance (HOD). The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in overseeing the financial health of the company and ensuring sound financial management by industry best practices.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Budgeting and Forecasting:
  • Develop and manage the annual budgeting process, ensuring alignment with organizational goals.
  • Conduct regular financial forecasting to provide insights for strategic decision-making.
  • Direct & Indirect Taxes:
  • Ensure compliance with all direct and indirect tax regulations.
  • Stay updated on changes in tax laws and implement necessary adjustments in financial strategies.
  • Policies and Procedures:
  • Establish and maintain robust financial policies and procedures.
  • Conduct periodic reviews to ensure adherence and recommend improvements as needed.
  • Finance Operations:
  • Oversee day-to-day financial operations, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger activities.
  • Streamline processes to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  • SAP FICO Knowledge:
  • Demonstrate proficiency in SAP FICO, utilizing the system to optimize financial processes.

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) with 10-15 years of experience, including 7-8 years post-qualification.
  • Proven track record in financial leadership roles, preferably in the Construction, Infrastructure, or EPC industry.

Reporting and Team Management:
  • Report directly to the CEO and Deputy CFO, providing regular updates on financial performance and strategic initiatives.
  • Supervise and lead a team of 3-4 finance professionals initially, fostering a collaborative and high-performance work culture.

Travel Requirements:
  • The position requires 3-4 days of travel per month to various plant locations for on-site financial assessments and coordination.

Key Competencies:
  • Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to lead and inspire a team in a fast-paced environment.

If you are a seasoned finance professional with a passion for driving financial excellence in a dynamic industry, we invite you to apply for this challenging and rewarding position.
Note: Our client is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from all backgrounds to apply.