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Senior Analyst – Accounting

Pune, India
Finance/Accounting

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Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

The individual in the role will be part of GFSS Pune team responsible and accountable to perform the accounting activities (with due focus on RTR function) for daily operations of the customers in EMEA / North America from GFSS, Pune. The incumbent will be part of the team that would work together with the transitions team. The individual should understand the process workflows well and be able to decipher the process interconnect and impacts. This role is instrumental in supporting the Plant Controller to ensure an adequate internal controls environment throughout the plant.  This includes the effective deployment of a comprehensive account reconciliation and balance sheet review process.  This position also has responsibility for ensuring financial accounting activities at the location are in compliance with generally accepted accounting principles, local statutory requirements and Eaton Corporate policies and practice

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Ø  Process Centric – Thorough understanding of the financial processes (RTR, OTC & PTP) with due focus on RTR in managing end to end accounting. Responsibilities include ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close, ensuring all key accounts and reconciliations for the various P&L and Balance sheet accounts are complete and correctly stated. Demonstrate high level of efficiency, learning agility and ensure a high level of accuracy. Provide business partnership to all areas of plant with regard to functional expertise and cross-functional support, providing guidance and education as needed to plant personnel to achieve financial objectives.

Ø  Control & Compliance - Promote and maintain an effective Internal Control environment that supports compliance with both US GAAP and all local & statutory requirements in all countries where the GFSS, Pune provides transactional services. This includes compliance with all of the requirements of Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) and controls as defined by the Internal Control Program Office.

Ø  Process Standardization: Ensure alignment to globally defined SSC processes including the periodic review of existing controls and governance of the standard processes.

Ø  Collaboration - Collaborates with the stakeholders to support overall goals and objectives. Work closely with the Team Leader - Accounting in achieving the required goals and timelines. Ability to cut across functions and drive cross functional initiatives which contribute to ultimate Eaton Goals 

Ø  Continuous Improvement- Drive a lean culture through the use of EBS Lean tools – Six Sigma, BPIs etc. and also, through the use of technology like Robotics Process Automation (RPA). Quality culture: Drive and leverage various systems and tools to automate processes and drive process improvements. Must use quality tools like BPI, EBE, etc.

Ø  Collaborate with peers in GFSS to ensure engagement, participation, and contribution to broader goals, policies, and initiatives

Qualifications

  • Accounting Degree (CA), MBA-Finance or B.com. (Accounting) with required experience
  • Must have an end-to-end process knowledge for GL/FA  and good understanding of OTC and PTP encompassing overall accounting as the area
  • Hands on experience of SAP ERP
  • 6-8 years of total experience
  • Knowledge of U.S. GAAP, SOX
  • Knowledge of direct and indirect tax
  • Excellent analytical, written and oral English communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively across boundaries/business lines.
  • Excellent MS Office knowledge (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.), Excel Macro                           
  • Shift working 14.30 to 23.30 however needs to stretch beyond the shift and be flexible based on the requirements
  • Dealing with ambiguity with regard to changes in regulations/external requirements
  • Systematic process orientation, strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Commitment to compliance
  • Be a self-starter & be able to operate without close supervision      
  • Drive, enthusiasm, openness, honesty
  • Influencing skills with relationship building with the customers and stakeholders

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 057087