Global Accounting Assistant, APAC

Chennai, INDIA - Finance

Job Description

As a Global Accounting Assistant, you will support the Finance Manager APAC based in Chennai in planning, organizing, and controlling all financial aspects of the Company. We are seeking talented candidates with a desire to work in a vibrant workplace and are passionate about what we do.

The selected candidate will be self-motivated, and a fast learner, with the ability to take initiative and multi-task under tight deadlines. Those who thrive in this role will challenge themselves to improve financial processes and operations to take their career and the company to the next level.

You are a very hands-on and detail-oriented person, but also with the ability to see the big picture. In this role, you will play a significant role in the growth of the company.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Understand monthly balance sheet reconciliation process to ensure account balances are properly recorded and supported.
  • Support the Accounting team so month-end and year-end closings are reliable and performed within required deadlines (in US GAAP and Local GAAP accounting standards).
  • Analyze P&L and balance sheet accounts. Review accounts reconciliations.
  • Assist in preparing usual tax fillings (Sales Tax, Tax returns, GST, VAT, etc.).
  • Participate in meetings with the Global Accounting team to prepare closings and provide support to the business.
  • Help with the adoption of new local accounting and tax rules as well as of new US GAAP accounting standards.
  • Provide ad-hoc reporting and analysis.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Chennai, INDIA




  • BA/BS degree in Finance and Accounting
  • Good knowledge of US GAAP is a plus.
  • Two years of work experience in a related field is desirable but not required.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software, especially Excel (Pivot tables, SUMIFS, VLOOKUP, etc.). Experience with NetSuite will be a plus.
  • Used to working across global time zones and locations with people from all over the world.
  • Strong organizational skills to manage multiple tasks in a high-activity, dynamic environment and meet deadlines.
  • High level of discretion maintaining confidentiality at all times.
  • Ability to work independently but also as part of a small team.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and results-oriented.

Employment Practices

Denodo is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Denodo will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities in accordance with applicable law.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters or suppliers that have not signed a formal fee agreement. Therefore, any resume received from an unapproved supplier will be considered unsolicited, and we will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.

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