Role and Responsibility:
Core job is to take care of the Finance and Accounts setting up the right structures and processes that makes company fully compliant with RBI/ FEMA/ Relevant Tax Laws/ Accounting Standards and ensures that these processes are revisited on a regular basis to ensure that even at a higher scale, these apply/ are efficient enough
Financial Planning this involves all the aspects related to Cash Flow Management, P&L review and maintenance, adherence to planned budgets, interacting with investors on all business metrics (MIS, Investor Packs, any other analysis), interacting with different streams (Marketing, HR, etc.) for tracking of budgets/ spends/ efficiencies
Fund Raising single point of contact for interaction with lawyers, diligence teams, taking care of all requirements, such that Founders are required only for business/ commercial decisions on the documents, and the remaining process is championed by this profile
Compliance ensuring that all audits are completed timely and with no issues (statutory audit, internal audit, tax audit), single point of contact for assessments (Service Tax, Income Tax, any other applicable taxes) and answerable for any legal compliance (RBI, FEMA, applicable laws to the industry). Essentially needs to ensure that all the laws of the land where company operates are being abided by and adhered to.
Desired Profile of the Candidate:
Qualified Chartered Accountant with about 7+ Years of work experience.
Experience of a VP Finance/ CFO at a start-up would be an advantage.
Must possess knowledge of consumer markets/ channel marketing/ business acumen.
Having a proven track record of achieving results in situations where no direct line authority exists.