World Wide Fund
Senior Manager/ Associate Director – Finance
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Nov 28 2021


About the Organization

The World Wide Fund for Nature is an international non-governmental organization founded in 1961 that works in the field of wilderness preservation and the reduction of human impact on the environment. It was formerly named the World Wildlife Fund, which remains its official name in Canada and the United States.

Job Description

The Senior Manager/ Associate Director – Finance will be in charge of the full spectrum of financial and management accounting work, including regulatory reporting and financial compliance for WWF India.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage/monitor day-to-day accounting, banking operations, funds disbursements, and reporting as per established systems and processes.

  • Managing the complete Microsoft D 365 accounting package with over forty internal users for online accounting and real-time data management, including its upgrade and maintenance.

  • Lead the development/up-gradation/extension of the ERP package to accommodate changing business requirements.

  • Prepare budgets, forecasting, and Monthly MIRs as per the need of the organization.

  • Ensure 100% compliance with financial processes, systems, and policies and manage statutory compliance-related matters under Income Tax, FCRA, and Charity Commissioner, etc.

  • Liaise with Auditors in finalizing statutory audit.

  • Continually review work practices and procedures for better operational efficiency; and potential issues in accounts, financial processes, and controls and proactively raise management attention to act and resolve.

  • Support senior stakeholders on all financial reviews and matters.

  • Provide leadership and oversight to a team of forty finance professionals.

Education Qualification/ Required Skills & Experience  

  • Qualified Charted Accountant with 8 – 10 years of proven experience in managing complex financial processes and systems.

  • Experience of working in ERP/Accounting Packages like SAP/ Microsoft D 365. Prior experience of implementing an ERP system will be an added advantage.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Effective team management skills.

  • Highly process driven with strong analytical and problem-solving skills and close attention to detail.

  • Collaborative with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional environment.

  • Strong integrity, ethics, and maturity to deal with critical and confidential financial information.

How to apply

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