GL Head - Corporate and International Entities

Job description

Lenskart is looking for a transformational GL Head to join us and lead Lenskart Corporate and all international entities including their – Payables, Receivables and Financial Reporting. Candidate will be expected to work as a partner with the different functions and business verticals of the company, and play a key role in supporting them. To be successful in this role, one should have a strong grasp of the finance function, a good understanding of business, and technology-first orientation.

• Ensuring financial governance across all entities - Lenskart HO & International entities
• Ensuring integrity and accuracy of books of accounts of all entities
• Ensure timely monthly closure and MIS reporting
• Managing statutory and internal audit requirements, liaising and ensuring closure
• Build rigor to publish quarterly/annual audited results per calendar applicable to any listed entity
• Strengthen processes and controls around financial transactions & reporting, especially revenue, cash and assets
• Drive integrity and hygiene of financial data and books as per the required standards
• Monitoring cost discipline, identifying & driving cost efficiency measures and productivity initiatives
• Build the team to manage scale, set performance expectations, evaluate performance and guide the team to meet and exceed performance expectations
• Mentor and coach the team for sustained development
• Build culture driving accountability and prompt responsiveness

Job requirements

  • Chartered Accountant or MBA in finance with 4-6 years of post-qualification experience
  • Strong experience in managing both internal and external Audit
  • Prior experience in driving monthly financial MIS to the board
  • Expertise in Accounting Fundamentals and Accounting Standards (INDAS)
  • Adept in the implementation of processes and governance
  • Appreciation for Financial Controls