Assistant Manager – Accounts

  • Legal and Finance
  • Gurugram, India

Assistant Manager – Accounts

Job description

Zomato as an organization has grown and scaled multifold over the last few years. We are committed to bringing the best food to everyone; no matter who they are and what they can afford.


To know more about what’s cooking at Zomato, here is our Annual Report FY’19 and half year financial report FY2020. Creating and re-inventing has been a key practice at Zomato and at this point we require folks who can help us keep pace with the dynamic ecosystem we are all a part of. Check out how life at Zomato looks like and our blog for all the latest updates.


About the role:

As an Assistant manager, you will be required to overlook several functions across governance, risk and compliance and streamline the same with all related finance operations. This will also involve closely monitoring audit processes as well as recording various transactions, business accounting, and expense reports.

The Zomato Finance team is primarily responsible for following key functions:

  1. Corporate development – investor management, ensuring company is adequately funded and interest of investors are taken care of, organic/ inorganic growth opportunities, business strategy
  2. Governance, risk and controls – continuous risk assessment across various parameters, compliance with various laws, engaging with policy makers, conduct internal audit of various functions
  3. Financial planning and analysis – make financial plans for the company, review actual performance against the same, perform variance analysis
  4. Finance and control – responsible for financial operations, systems, accounts, audit, treasury, revenue recognition and assurance, taxation, compliance and controls


Here’s what you’ll do day to day:

  • Responsible for accounting with multiple complexities ranging from geographies to businesses
  • Deal with auditors and get the audit/ LR done timely
  • Book closure on monthly basis with accuracy of numbers
  • Preparation of supporting and schedules for audit and review
  • Month end provisions and expense variance
  • Understanding of Ind AS and application of the same
  • Review of monthly financial results and presentation to the management
  • Ensure internal controls operate at all times and no leakage are observed
  • Understanding of tax laws (GST and billing rules for applying towards business)
  • Maintenance of masters, accuracy in recording of transactions enabling meaningful management reporting
  • Stakeholder management, internal in the company and external also
  • Explain importance of finance controls and rules to employees and encourage understanding of the same
  • System developments and alignment with financial reporting process
  • Ensure compliance with various requirements of the MCA with regard to the finance function


Who fits the bill?

  • Chartered Accountant (with 2-3 years of Post qualification work experience)
  • Person should be a self-starter and solution provider
  • Good knowledge of SAP and excellent MS Excel skills 
  • Improve automation quotient of the function and enhance controls
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and ever-changing needs / environment
  • Highest levels of integrity and responsibility
  • Exposure in similar role of book closure / consolidation of a group company
  • Audit of similar clients and experience in big 4 audit firms
  • Knowledge of Ind AS/ IFRS/ MCA regulations