Manager, Accounting

Jun 17, 2024
Jul 01, 2024
Work Mode
Hybrid, Remote
Full Time
Organization Type
#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We're looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to the customer to join us in shaping the future of cybersecurity. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity Join us on a mission that matters - one team, one fight.

About the Role:

CrowdStrike is looking to hire a Manager of Accounting Operations to join their accounting team. This role will be a critical leadership position, reporting to the Associate Director - Accounting, and responsible for the service delivery of accounting in Pune. The ideal candidate will have experience in leading a large scale accounting organization. Our ideal candidate is a NetSuite expert and capable of being a key player in leading a world class accounting group that can efficiently scale with CrowdStrike's rapidly growing business. This role involves leading accounting technology and automation initiatives, ensuring compliance with SLAs/critical metrics, partnering with key collaborators, and improving and nurturing a team focused on accurate and timely delivery. This position will be required to have demonstrated in-depth knowledge of accounting standards and experience in a similar role. This role requires maintaining confidentiality and treating sensitive information with discretion, act as a role model for ethical behavior, and be an advocate of and follow Company policies. It requires excellent people, communication and writing skills be able to collaborate across various business units, regions and be self-motivated.

What will you do:
  • Reports to Associate Director - Accounting
  • Responsible for managing service delivery for accounting and reporting processes - accounting as per US GAAP, GL reconciliations and Month-end closing
  • Provide oversight to the regional payroll and AP disbursement activities
  • Manage an organization of managers and individual contributors
  • Provide accounting guidance to team on day-to-day accounting matters
  • Ensure compliance with internal accounting policies and procedures, and control environment
  • Measure process performance with appropriate KPIs and metrics and publish the same regularly to senior management as well as within the team
  • Continuous and demonstrable improvement of productivity resulting in increased service productivity
  • Manage processes to provide sustainable and consistent service quality through rigorous management of change control and acceptance into service procedures
  • Champion team-working and knowledge sharing and promote the increased use of shared services capability.

What will you need :
  • CA and/or US CPA, any additional qualifications would be an added advantage
  • Seasoned accounting professional with 10+ years of experience
  • 7+ years of people management experience, with strong people orientation
  • Knowledge of US GAAP would be preferred
  • Knowledge of IFRS would be an added advantage
  • Experience of leading and managing teams (including matrix management) within an operational service delivery or shared services environment
  • Strong knowledge of regional compliance in the areas of financial reporting, payroll and taxes
  • Experience in NetSuite financials would be a big plus
  • Experience of working in a shared service model
  • Experience with Blackline or similar reconciliation tool is a plus
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet rigid close deadlines
  • Must be multi-task oriented, hands-on and able to work with frequent interruptions
  • Must have a proactive 'can do' attitude.
  • Capacity to assess process and internal control weaknesses and identify process improvements
  • Flexibility to support different time-zones and geographies
  • Excellent communication skills ability to clearly articulate expectations and outcomes with various levels of management, both in Finance and Business
  • Fluency in English (both verbal and written)
  • Excellent leadership skills in a global environment

Shift Time: 2 PM IST to 11 PM IST

Work Location: Pune, IND



Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:
  • Remote-first culture
  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards with option to participate in ESPP in eligible countries
  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements
  • Physical and mental wellness programs
  • Paid parental leave, including adoption
  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Access to CrowdStrike University, LinkedIn Learning and Jhanna
  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration
  • Birthday time-off in your local country
  • Work with people who are passionate in our mission and Great Place to Work certified across the globe

We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation - generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.

CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact, for further assistance.

Skills: Us Gaap, blackline , Ifrs

Experience: 7.00-10.00 Years