Manager – Accounting (Commerce) – Glance at Glance

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Posted 6 months ago
Bengaluru, Karnataka
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Job Description

Manager – Accounting (Commerce) – Glance

Glance

Manager – Accounting (Commerce) – Glance

Who are we and what do we do?

Glance Founded in 2019, Glance is one of India’ largest lock screen platforms of India and Southeast Asia, enabling consumers to experience the internet on the lock screens of their smartphones. Glance’s AI-powered personalization enables consumers to enjoy content, products, and services of their choice, all delivered in an intuitive and visually attractive format. Funded by Google and Mithril Partners, Glance is an unconsolidated subsidiary of InMobi and has over 150 million daily active users in India and estimated 25 million in Southeast Asia. For more information visit glance.com.

Roposo , is a novel platform that’s defining the era of entertainment & LIVE commerce in India. With more than 10 crore downloads, it is the #1 entertainment & LIVE shopping app that brings together premium content creators, passionate consumers, and avid shoppers via immersive LIVE experiences. It is rapidly becoming the… one-stop-shop for audiences to discover trending content across genres, enjoy live entertainment, interact & shop the latest trends LIVE from their favourite influencers, enjoy LIVE experiences, and much more. It also provides the ideal grooming environment and opportunities for creators to become professional live streamers.

Shop101 (based in Mumbai, India) brings with them end to end e-commerce platforms and infrastructure across merchants, creators, supply chain, logistics, and procurement, along with 3 co-founders, a 300-person strong team, a network of 10 million resellers, half a million unique customers, and reach across 2000 towns. This positions us well to use our deep understanding of our customer to bring them rich shopping experiences. As one of India’s leading digital commerce platforms at scale, Shop101 is the perfect partner to create the influencer and celeb commerce wave globally and bring the vivid shopping experiences customers are used to in their local markets to their phones.

Glance and Roposo and Shop101 are owned by Glance, a subsidiary of InMobi Group whose mission is to power intelligent, mobile-first experiences for enterprises and consumers. Its businesses across advertising, marketing, data and content platforms are shaping consumer experience in a world of connected devices. InMobi Group has been recognized on both the 2018 and 2019 CNBC Disruptor 50 list and as one of Fast Company’s 2018 World’s Most Innovative Companies.

InMobi Group

InMobi Group’s mission is to power intelligent, mobile-first experiences for enterprises and consumers. Its businesses across advertising, marketing, data and content platforms are shaping consumer experience in a world of connected devices. InMobi Group has been recognized on both the 2018 and 2019 CNBC Disruptor 50 list and as one of Fast Company’s 2018 World’s Most Innovative Companies. The group’s portfolio companies include InMobi Marketing Cloud, TruFactor – an Intelligence as a Service Platform and Glance – the world’s first Screen Zero.

What’s the Glance family like?

Consistently featured among the “Great Places to Work” in India since 2017, our culture is our true north, enabling us to think big, solve complex challenges and grow with new opportunities. Glanciers are passionate and driven, creative and fun-loving, take ownership and are results-focused. We invite you to free yourself, dream big and chase your passion.

About The Role

As Glance continues expand aggressively, this role becomes a critical component in building the entire accounting and compliance function. This role will help build the accounting function and get the company prepared to face global reporting and compliance standards. The role will help the company transition from a startup phase to high-growth and maturity. The person will handle all book-keeping, accounting, prepare technical accounting memo’s, close packages, financial statements for investor reporting, and support audit and due diligences.

What does the team do?

The finance team at Glance is a tightly knit group working to set up processes, frameworks and systems to help the business ride the next wave of rapid growth. We are focused on ensuring compliances across geographies are addressed, reporting standards are met, and are commensurate to GAAP. A fun group, excited about ideas, and solution oriented thinking, we look forward to having people who lean on their experience, but also apply their judgement before implementing industry practices to Glance.

What You’ll Be Doing
• Setup and own functioning of all accounting aspects in the Commerce business. Review and develop policies in close collaboration with controller, setup scalable processes, ensure timely book closure, inventory management/accounting, and consolidation of entities/investments.
• Interface with auditors for statutory audits; align timelines with investor reporting.
• Drive all statutory and tax compliances such as TDS, TCS, GST, RBI, MCA, etc.
• Interface with business for appropriate accounting/tax constructs: Eg. agreements with market places, managing merchant/reseller contracts, etc.
• Collaborate with business finance to help in automation where possible, ensure timely and accurate capture of data between accounting systems, internal databases & SaaS applications.
• Identify areas of intercompany relationships, risk areas, and develop mitigation strategies
• Hire, manage, mentor and provide development path for team members, training, motivating and addressing performance issues.

What You Need To Succeed
• Proven experience as Accounting Manager/Senior Manager in a high growth eCommerce setting
• Chartered Accountant with 5+ years of experience
• Big 4 accounting experience a plus
• History of solving complex operational and accounting challenges
• Hands on experience on ERP like SAP/Microsoft Dynamics, and Excel
• Strong communication skills, and ability to work with cross-functional teams
• Decision making ability on the operational issues