This position will be very important, helping Financial Controller [FC] in Daily routine accounting, USGAAP month close and BPC reporting. He/She will be pivotal to accuracy and timeliness of accounting, reporting, Managing the data for various USGAAP and other related audits, will also be expected to support other colleagues on accounting in SAP and hence he/she should be hands on in accounting as well as in SAP ERP. Important data management and audit support activities will be handled by this position under the supervision of the Financial Controller. He/She will be playing crucial role in India finance in providing data to the FC for various analysis and decision makings.
Responsibility- Accounting & Reporting:
Operational end to end accounting in SAP
Accruals, Prepayments, Maintaining Fixed Assets Register, regular booking of Depreciation and maintaining FAR up to date; other related activities and finally Monthclose
Required to Learn BPC reporting from the Financial Controller [FC] so that he/she can pick up the end to end BPC reporting at earliest
Main person responsible for USGAAP and other related accounting including Internal control with respect to the area been handled
Focus on the efficiency of the given process to ensure that open items are closed on time
Require to perform financial analysis of divisional and functional spent between actual vs forecast vs budget on need basis
Require various data drilling for the FC on analysis of various divisions/entities
Intercompany commission calculation, its reconciliation and IC confirmation
Handle Day to Day accounting queries, Prepaid Amortization, provision etc
Reconciliation of assigned Balance Sheet accounts and getting it reviewed by FC. Overall supervision of GL and health of accounts. Working on the open items to ensure its timely closure. Coordination with stakeholders/cross functional team
Work as a SPOC for all the day to day accounting matters whereby it would need interaction with various division and business heads
Work closely with the auditors to provide data and required analysis.
Help the compliance lead in preparing audit pack for Stat audits
Can work as a backup for the other accounting staff
Discuss on need basis with FC to resolve complex issues if any
Documents management to ensure proper supporting are in place for accounting/reported numbers
Perform other duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills, Education & Competencies
B.Com/M.Com/MBA-Finance with atleast 5-6 Yrs of extensive experience on accounting and reporting in MNC companies in complex environment [CA is not mandatory].
Person MUST have good experience working on SAP as well as should have knowledge of USGAAP. Knowledge of BPC will be added advantage but not mandatory
Strong analytical skills with ability to set priorities, and meet deadlines
Self-starter with strong organizational and problem solving skills. Preferably from US MNC's
Ability to handle multiple tasks and details effectively and manage non-negotiable timelines
Ability of work independently with minimal supervision. Driven by the process & Policies
Possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to quickly gain trust and confidence with the finance and operational teams throughout the Bruker
Advanced PC skills, MUST be very STRONG in MS Excel
Excellent communication skills, with fluency (spoken and written) in English