Deputy Manager - Financial Control

Alight Solutions



Kochi, India


Position summary

Level L4 –Finance

The Role

  • This role will be an integral part of a finance team dedicated to providing support to our growing  operations. This role will actively manage the Country/ Entity Finance  by producing and presenting insightful analysis that supports book closure and decision making.  The successful candidate must have the flexibility to deal with a wide range of client services.

Key Responsibilities

Financial Reporting/ Controllership Responsibilities

  • Perform Month end close accounting & reporting,
  • Preparing balance sheet recons
  • Audit & Compliance - Supporting Entity Audit - Internal & Statutory audit support and completion
  • Involvement in Reporting requirements including Variance Reporting,Cash flow analysis, P&L and Balance sheet reviews
  • Monitor Debtors, creditors and accrued and deferred income
  • Supporting on-site business teams.
  • Identification of process improvements to support the management team and improve the delivery of information across the division

Other Responsibilities

  • Resolving ad-hoc queries from onsite counterparts within and outside the division
  • Completion of all process related MI’s and governance tools
  • Support / cover for other members of the finance team as required

Candidate Profile

Essential Skills

  • Candidates with ICWA/CA/CIMA/ACCA / qualification (Part/Completed) or MBA  or Qualified by experience
  • Minimum of 10-15 years of experience.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team, working to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments
  • Strong organizational skills to ensure completion of multiple activities within tight reporting deadlines
  • Excellent Excel skills are vital given the nature of the responsibilities
  • Strong on finance fundamentals

Personal Attributes

  • Organized and proactive, tenacious with an enthusiasm to support the business
  • Highly numerate with strong analytical and problem solving skills, plus excellent attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Eager for additional responsibilities and looking for career progression within the organization

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.


Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.


Why you should apply for a job to Alight Solutions:

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