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Country Controllership Manager

Job Location: Pune

Job Number: 40053


- Job description

This is a Finance Accounting Lead role in Accenture Business Services, the Global Shared Service Center Organization of Accenture, a part of Corporate Finance Organization supporting multiple GU’s in Finance & Controllership areas working across different time zones and leading a high performing team of diverse finance professionals.

It will include driving, managing, planning and collaborating various the financial activities that may include, but are not limited to, General Accounting, Accounts Receivable , Payroll Accounting, Managing Various Audits, Administration, Reporting, Compliance, Sarbox Internal Controls and Policy / US GAAP compliance, Local Statutory Compliance etc.

JOB SUMMARY (a few sentences)
Develop People

It will include responsibility of leading & driving a team of qualified finance professionals which will mean direct or indirect supervision, performance management, career planning & managing their engagement in the high performing zone. Being part of shared service centers the person in this role is also responsible for senior stakeholders management i.e. engaging with various GU Finance Directors, Country Controllers, Country Leads, Service Center location leads and need based interactions with the different project teams for the multiple project / initiatives which might be going on in the Accenture.

• Monitor proper organizational structure, team member selection, performance management, compensation administration, career planning, and budget management to ensure optimal use of human resources within the Controllership team
• Plan and define performance goals and capability development needs of team members
• Ensure individual team members are adequately equipped to perform their duties and responsibilities
• Provide regular and effective performance feedback to team members
• Encourage feedback from other Leaders and team members and utilize such feedback for self-development

Imparting checks and controls in the day to day transactions and monitoring the same
? Ensure that the Sarbox Internal controls in place and effective all the time
? Overall responsibility of the policy and statutory compliance for all the process in scope
? Responsible for internal / statutory or any other Audits & actions coming out of it
? Manage the transitions into the area of accounting services
? Succession planning for the team
? To create credibility with the clients
? To strongly represent team in cross functional initiatives / projects
? Ensuring that knowledge repositories & process documentations are maintained for all the processes
? Need based Guidance / Coach new joiners & ensure a smooth integration into the team.
? Provide constructive feedback to the team leads and help them on the development needs
? Engage with the clients for a regular feedback on the service delivery
? Co-ordinate for team building exercises, recognize the team members

? Sound Domain knowledge & knowledge of Risk, compliance & Best Practices.
? Strong Leadership skills
? Excellent Communication Skills
? Good project management skills
? Expert people / stakeholders management
? High on initiative
? Hands on with managing budget & planning
? Sound knowledge & prior experience of working with ERP legacy systems
? Prior experience of working in Multi National Environment, exposure to service center set up would be an added advantage
? Excellent analytical / Presentation skills
? In depth process knowledge
Qualified Chartered Accountant

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