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International Accountant



Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024

From Fivetran’s founding until now, our mission has remained the same: to make access to data as simple and reliable as electricity. With Fivetran, customer data arrives in their warehouses, canonical and ready to query, with no engineering or maintenance required. We’re proud that more organizations continue to leverage our technology every day to become truly data-driven.

About the Role
Fivetran is seeking an exceptional International Accountant to join its fast growing Accounting team. This role will be a significant contributor to the success of the accounting department. The ideal candidate has in-depth knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, proficiency in accounting systems, experience with accounts payable and strong motivation to contribute to the achievement of efficient financial close and reporting processes. You pay great attention to detail, deliver results under deadlines and work effectively cross-functionally in a rapidly changing environment.

The ideal candidate is someone who strives for operational excellence. You invest time in defining and documenting processes to not only proactively address current process gaps but to also to get ahead of new processes required to support Fivetran’s continued growth.

This is a full-time position based out of our Bangalore office.

Technologies You’ll Use

  • Netsuite, Tally, Coupa
What You’ll Do

  • Help manage our Indian entity and support multiple other entities across EMEA & APAC from a US GAAP and statutory reporting perspective
  • Prepare journal entries in Netsuite for these entities as well as monitor postings done by other accounting functions
  • Hands-on performance of month-end close activities. Make sure that all deadlines are met and proactively review balances before closing
  • Work closely with our accounts payable team and local service providers to help manage our Procure to Pay process in India from start to finish (including processing payments) and ensure this is accounted for correctly in our local set of books
  • Reconcile our US GAAP to local GAAP books on a monthly basis
  • Support the Statutory Audit process and ensure timely and accurate preparation of audit deliverables
  • Review the work of our outsourced partners and closely manage service levels
  • Manage processes related to invoicing, indirect tax returns, tax payments, statistical filings and other obligatory filings
  • Support ad-hoc projects as required
Skills We’re Looking For

  • Recognised accounting qualification (ACA, CIMA, ACCA)
  • Minimum 3 years of PQE, preferably gained within a Big Four firm and / or a multinational organization
  • Solid knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS and local GAAPs
  • Strong computer and analytical skills
  • Excellent planning, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrable experience as a team player, who is comfortable working as part of a larger team located across multiple geographic locations
  • Ability to work independently, to work under pressure and to handle several projects at once
  • A desire to work in a hyper-growth, quick paced, exciting business environment

Perks and Benefits

  • 100% employer-paid medical insurance*
  • Generous paid time-off policy (PTO), plus paid sick time, inclusive parental leave policy, holidays, and volunteer days off
  • RSU stock grants*
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Company virtual happy hours, free food, and fun team-building activities
  • Monthly cell phone stipend
  • Recharge, reenergize, and pursue personal and professional goals with a 30-day paid leave after 5 years*
  • Access to an innovative mental health support platform that offers personalized care and resources in areas such as: therapy, coaching, and self-guided mindfulness exercises for all covered employees and their covered dependents.

*May vary by country and worker type - please reach out to your recruiter for more information

Click here to learn more about Fivetran's Benefits by Region.

We’re honored to be valued at over $5.6 billion, but more importantly, we’re proud of our core values of Get Stuck In, Do the Right Thing, and One Team, One Dream. Read about us in Forbes.

Fivetran brings together high-quality talent across the globe to make data access as easy and reliable as electricity for our customers. We value and recognize that our customers benefit from having innovative teams made of people from many backgrounds, experiences, and identities. Fivetran promotes diversity, equity, inclusion & belonging through attracting, recruiting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce, not only because it is the right thing to do, but because it helps us build a world-class company to better serve our customers, our people and our communities.

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