Accounting Team Lead

Employer
Confidential
Location
Ahmedabad
Posted
Jun 17, 2024
Closes
Jul 01, 2024
Ref
4737049116
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate
Job description

Job role: Accounting supervisor (team
leader )
Location: Gota, Ahmedabad, Gujarat Sa /stron

g lary: 25,000-50,000 INR per month (negotiable)

Department: Accounting

Working hours: full time (1 PM - 10 PM)

Experience: 2-3 years

Description: The Accounting Supervisor will play a key role in ensuring the smooth operation and accuracy of accounting processes for our US & Canada-based clients. This position requires a CA with experience in a KPO environment, strong technical accounting knowledge (US GAAP & IFRS knowledge is a plus), and the ability to manage a team of accountants.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Client Accounting Management: Oversee day-to-day accounting operations for assigned US & Canada clients, including bookkeeping, financial statement preparation, tax filings (in collaboration with external tax experts, if needed), and other accounting tasks.
  • Team Supervision and Development: Lead, guide, and mentor a team of accountants. Delegate tasks, provide feedback, conduct performance reviews, and support professional growth.
  • Quality Control and Compliance: Ensure adherence to US GAAP, IFRS (if applicable), and client-specific accounting standards. Establish and maintain quality control processes.
  • Process Improvement: Identify and implement efficiency improvements in accounting workflows, leveraging technology and automation where possible.
  • Client Communication: Serve as a point of contact for clients, addressing queries, resolving discrepancies, and building strong relationships.
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis: Prepare and review financial reports, analyze financial data, and provide insights to management and clients.
  • Problem Solving and Troubleshooting: Investigate and resolve accounting discrepancies, escalate complex issues to management, and propose corrective actions.
  • Project Management: As needed, oversee accounting-related projects ensuring on-time and within budget completion.

Qualifications:
  • Certification: Chartered Accountant (CA) qualification is mandatory.
  • Experience: Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in a Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) environment, with specialization in accounting for US/Canada clients.
  • Technical Skills:
  • In-depth knowledge of US GAAP, and ideally exposure to IFRS.
  • Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, Xero, Sage).
  • Strong Excel skills for financial analysis and reporting.
  • Leadership and Management: Proven ability to supervise a team, delegate tasks effectively, and provide constructive feedback.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, with the ability to communicate complex accounting concepts clearly to both clients and team members.

Skills: Xero, Us Gaap, Quickbooks, Sage, Excel, Ifrs

Experience: 2.00-3.00 Years