Assistant Manager - Accounting

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Jun 17, 2024
Jul 17, 2024
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At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through fast, accurate diagnostic testing. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, as we develop scalable, groundbreaking solutions to solve the world's most complex health challenges. Our associates are involved in every stage of molecular diagnostics, from ideation to development and delivery of testing advancements that improve patient outcomes across a range of settings. As a member of our team, you can make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and development.

Cepheid is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Danaher Diagnostics companies. Together, we're working at the pace of change on diagnostic tools that address the world's biggest health challenges, driven by knowing that behind every test there is a patient waiting.

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The Assistant Manager - Accounting is responsible for actively managing the accounting function, external and internal financial audits, internal management reporting as well as Statutory Accounting as per US GAAP and IGAAP reporting for the India business.

This position is part of the Finance Function and will be located in Gurugram. At Cepheid our vision is delivering a Better Way to improve patient outcomes by enabling access to molecular diagnostic testing everywhere.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
  • Support the end to end accounting of business transactions in India, including AP/AR/GL accounting close, balance sheet and Statutory Accounting/Reporting, tax accounting, service accounting in line with the US GAAP and IGAAP
  • Timely closure of month end activities comprising but not limited to payroll recording, employee benefit related accruals, Intercompany reconciliations, prepaid expenses, intercompany charge outs, lease accounting, inventory management . Support on the preparation of month end MIS
  • Preparation of financial statements in line with the IGAAP, quarterly STAAT to GAAP reconciliation b/w India and US books
  • Responsible for local Statutory Audit, ICFR, Internal Audit conducted by external consultants as well as DHR Corporate team.
  • Knowledge of the tax laws (GST, Income Tax, Transfer Pricing), filing of monthly tax returns with the help of external consultants. Ensuring timely completion of tax audits, transfer pricing audits.

The essential requirements of the job include:
  • Chartered Accountant with 3+years of experience or an MBA with 10+ years of experience
  • Prior knowledge of working with SAP
  • Strong Stakeholder management both internal and external.
  • Keeping updated with changes in accounting standards, regulations, and industry trends.

Cepheid, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to our lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at

When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we'll empower you to push the boundaries of what's possible.

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