Senior Accountant - India (US GAAP)

Basic Information

Country:

India

State:

Maharashtra

City:

IND Pune - Business Bay

Date published:

25-Sep-2020

Job ID:

28194

Travel Amount:

up to 10%

Description and Requirements

From core to cloud to edge, BMC delivers the software and services that enable over 10,000 global customers, including 84% of the Forbes Global 100, to thrive in their ongoing evolution to an Autonomous Digital Enterprise.
The Senior Financial Reporting Analyst will be primarily responsible for performing activities related to external financial reporting and assisting in other technical accounting areas for BMC Software.  This position will be integrally involved in the following areas (not all-inclusive):

  • Preparation of quarterly and annual investor/lender financial reporting packages and presentations (currently complying substantially with SEC rules and regulations due to significant investor and lender requirements and in anticipation of future IPO considerations), interacting closely with a number of other finance functions; includes preparation and analysis of financial statements (including the cash flow statement), footnotes and MD&A, EBITDA reporting and coordination and review of disclosure information sourced from various parts of the Company;
  • Preparation of financial reports to ensure compliance with quarterly government reporting requirements;
  • Assistance with evaluation and documentation of significant transactions (i.e., equity and debt offerings, M&A, new ventures, non-standard purchase contracts, etc.);
  • Assistance with critical technical accounting topics including annual goodwill and other intangible asset impairment testing and other areas commensurate with a complex global organization;
  • Assistance with M&A accounting initiatives including purchase accounting (including opening balance sheet allocation and intangible asset valuation efforts); and
  • Ensuring complete compliance with internal control requirements, improving controls where necessary, evaluating processes for continuous improvements and influencing change where needed.
Job requirements:
  • Experience in financial reporting, accounting and financial controls in a corporate financial environment or Big 4 public accounting firm.
  • Knowledge of U.S. GAAP and accounting skills, commensurate with a complex global environment.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, as the position requires regular partnering with management personnel across multiple corporate functions.
  • Strong analytical and organization skills.
  • Leverage technical resources/systems (Oracle, Hyperion, OneStream, etc) to produce efficient and accurate deliverables
  • Proficient knowledge of MS Office, particularly MS Excel and MS Word
  • Ability to work flexibly within a fast-paced environment, under pressure and within strict deadlines.
  • Ability to travel and/or work Central Standard Time hours on an as needed basis (primarily on a quarterly cycle)

Education/Training Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA or local country equivalent
  • 3+ years of work experience with demonstrated progression including proficiency in technical accounting areas
  • Current or prior public accounting experience, with a strong preference for Big 4 public accounting firm experience

It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. BMC never asks for payment from individuals seeking employment with the company.

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