general ledger accountant in bengaluru / bangalore

randstad india
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bengaluru / bangalore
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randstad india

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general ledger accountant in bengaluru / bangalore

n this position you are part of the Finance GBS Accounting Team and work closely with the Global Accounting directors, Accounting Leads and
CFOs as well as with other GBS partners.


Responsible for General Ledger, including but not limited to General Ledger transactions, Support Balance sheet review, reconciliations and
compliance with internal and business controls. Communication and (internal) stakeholder management with higher management levels within the Global Teva organization is required in this process.  KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 Technical/functional knowledge in Accounting and reporting process area
 Ensure that accruals are properly recorded and analyzed
 Preparation of Journal Entries & Supporting schedule
 Support monthly and quarterly activities of multiple entities
 Analysis of the various accounts and variances per legal entities, obtain explanation on deviations and prepare a summarized reporting on a monthly basis within scheduled time
 Preparation and review of account reconciliations
 Overall understanding of how processes within Financial Reporting area influences system feeds and final reports.
 Supporting standardization of processes and tasks across the team
 Acting as a key contact for local teams for record-to-report related questions
 Ensuring that accounting books and records comply with accounting policies and regulations
 Provide supporting documents and explanations for all internal and external audit as and when required
 Participate in ad-hoc projects

 University education in Accounting or Finance required
 Minimum experience of 4 years of complex accounting experience
 Preferably familiar with USGAAP
 Good knowledge with Sarbanes Oxley Act and/or internal control concepts
 Good working knowledge of SAP or any other ERPs
 Good understanding of accounting processes.
 Good analytical skills.
 Fluent verbal and written communication in English, other language is a plus
 Experience in a multinational firm or within a shared service center is preferred
 Hands-on and proactive; strong organizational skills
 Accustomed to working with deadlines, in a dynamic environment
 Results driven and service oriented to internal and external customers
 Excellent collaboration with colleagues within the local organization and with the colleagues of the global business service to support the overall Finance department’s goals and objectives
 Flexible and able to work in a changing environment
 Strong focus on improvement opportunities
 Want to work in a new (to be) established team
 Location is based in Bangalore
 Ability to travel within &; outside India when required
 Flexibility to work in shifts


General Accounting, Reconciliation