Accounting Manager

Pune, India
Do you want to shape the future of enterprise software?

At Aera Technology, we apply Internet scale technology to the challenges facing enterprise businesses. Think of the self-driving car: connected, always-on, thinking, and autonomous. Our mission is to enable companies in the same way.

We're looking for an experienced and skilled Accounting Manager to join our Finance team. The ideal candidate will have an accounts payable and general accounting background with a strong understanding of GAAP. If you like taking initiative, have outstanding organization skills, and are excited to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty, then we want to hear from you!


    • Monthly Close activities and generation of Entity financials.
    • Preparation of Balance Sheet Recons and Flux Analysis.
    • Participate in Flux and Recon review meetings with US HQ.
    • Participate in Audits  -  local , HQ and  tax audits by providing audit requirements and PBCs  as well as responding to auditors.
    • Participate in system implementation as well as roll out of new processes and guidance from HQ
    • Document desk procedures for accounting processes.
    • Manage Intercompany activities and prepare journal entries.
    • Manage Accounts Payable activities: Obtain appropriate approval and ensure accurate expense recording based on department and expense category  (Both for local entity and US HQ).
    • Vendor management: Respond to all vendor and internal business partner inquiries, resolving vendor issues, and maintaining vendor files  (Both for Local entity and US HQ).
    • Manage payments: Ensure that all weekly check runs, wire transfer payments, and ACH payments are handled smoothly  (Both for Local entity and US HQ).
    • Assist with expense management: Employee expense reports and credit card expenses.
    • Manage fixed assets: Maintain lease and fixed asset schedules for property and equipment, tracking lease deposits, scheduled rent, and capital leases.
    • Prepare and maintain prepaid amortization schedule and work with internal business partners on the renewal/cancellation.
    • Perform Accrual entries for Local books and assist with US AP Accrual.
    • Perform ad hoc special projects and additional duties as needed.
    • Partner with various business owners and finance to provide financial and analytical support.
    • Able to scale the team to provide US HQ support for Accounts Payable/ Expense reporting as well as to close Local books.

About You

    • Minimum of 5-8 + years of directly related work experience in the Accounting field at a U.S. SaaS company.
    • Independent, self-motivated individual with great work ethic and a start-up mindset of willing to help out wherever needed.
    • Demonstrated problem solving, analytical, process improvement skills, and attention to detail.
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a positive, service-oriented attitude. Proven ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization and with vendors.
    • High ethical standards with demonstrated experience handling highly sensitive and confidential information.
    • Ability to multi-task as well as prioritize and adhere to tight deadlines.
    • Love of setting up automated processes and increasing operational efficiency.
    • NetSuite and Expensify experience preferred.
At Aera, we're on a mission to solve the biggest, most intractable challenges of enterprise software. We envision the rise of the Self-Driving Enterprise: a more autonomously functioning business with a central operating system that connects and orchestrates business operations. Our platform is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to identify and respond to market opportunities faster.

If you share our passion for building the next generation of enterprise software and implementing it for the most sophisticated customers in the world, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune (India), and Sydney (Australia). So join us, and let’s build this!