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Candidate ID: 833825

Career Summary

FINANCE & ACCOUNTS PROFESSIONAL Decisive, strategic and performancewith an organization of high repute.

Skill Set

Accounting & Finance; ERP Implementation; Account Reconciliations; Taxation; Due Diligence; Accounts Receivable/Payable; Planning & Budgeting; Cash Management & Taxation; Internal & External Audit; Reporting & Analysis; Costing Analysis; MIS Reporting; Variance Analysis; Team Building & Leadership

Professional Information

Total Experience : 17

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Post Graduate

Job Function : Accounts / Tax / CS / Audit / Finance

Work Location Preference : UAE

Detailed Profile

Area of Expertise:
• Competent, diligent & result-oriented professional with over 17 years of experience in Accounts and Finance
• Expertise in working with various domestic as well as multi-national companies on all matters related to Accounting, Auditing, Cost Control, Taxation, Payroll, VAT, TDS, Sales Tax and so on
• Provided insight on financial decision-making process through analysis, financial projections (planning, budgeting and forecasting) and reporting; brought in scalable financial control in operations
• Formulated plans, translated business strategies into executable plans; devised & executed changes which saved staff time and resources through detailed study of the drivers and implemented right solution for the situation
• Exhibited leadership in planning & resolving Tax issues as per the laid down procedures
• Identified & mitigated risks, ensured internal controls and increased productivity through flawless execution of operations
• Led implementation and operations of ERP Systems and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
• Capable of dealing with litigation matters and rendering strategic legal advisory on specialized services and policy matters; advising on implications during formulation of long-term business plans
• Monitored & ensured statutory reporting, annual accounts, audits, taxation and legal compliances
• Pivotal in assessing changing Corporate Environs with an insight into the domains of Bank Reconciliation; capable of establishing new milestones through evolved Internal Control Processes.
• Excellent time management skills with proven ability to work accurately and quickly prioritize, coordinate and consolidate tasks; resilient with a high level of personal integrity and energy experience.
• Multilingual with proficiency in English, Tamil, Urdu, Hindi and Arabic (Basic) gives an edge to handle different communities
• Distinction of successfully working on variety of Software Packages such as Oracle, Tally ERP 9, QuickBooks and MS Dynamics, MS Office (proficient in MS Excel)
• Augmented operational efficiency, drove new systems implementation, managed project financials, negotiated with banks, government & regulatory authorities for securing sanctions & clearances
• Strong leader & team player; excellent motivational skills to sustain forward growth momentum while motivating peak individual performance.
• Strong understanding of all aspects of Accounting and Financial Management. ; experienced in dealing with all levels of management in varied industries, and coaching subordinates for greater productivity and understanding.
• Possess reputation as a self with excellent problem solving, analytical & communication skills.

Key Skills:
Accounting & Finance Function; ERP Implementation; Account Reconciliations; Taxation; Due Diligence; Accounts Receivable/Payable; Planning & Budgeting; Cash Management & Taxation; Internal & External Audit; Reporting & Analysis; Costing Analysis; MIS Reporting; Variance Analysis; Team Building & Leadership; Internal Control;

Work Experience:
Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital, Dubai, UAE
Assistant Manager Finance - Jun’19 till date
Team Size: 5

Reportage Real Estate Group, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Finance Manager - Aug’17-Jun’19
Team Size: 5
Highlights: Implemented ERP for real estate in the organization

Al Raha Hospital Group, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Assistant Manager Finance - Apr’14-Aug’17
Team Size: 4
Highlights: Implemented inventory system and worked as a part of the team to choose the HIS system for the organization Shoeberry, India Manager Accounts Jan’10-Apr’14 Highlights: Implemented the paper-less system in organization thorough automation thereby saving stationery costs
Vahle Middle East, UAE Accountant - Dec’08-Oct’09
Bismi Leather Chem., India Accountant - Oct’03-Jul’08
SSK Merchandise, India Accountant - Jul’02-Sep’03

Key Result Area:
• Directing the entire gamut of financial operations and reviewing the organization’s financial performance; conducting financial analysis, driving financial planning and structuring & implementing overall commercial plans
• Monitoring & finalizing timely preparation of statutory books of accounts, financial statements and annual financial reports on a consolidated basis and ensuring compliance of accounting standards
• Leading budget planning process with emphasis on providing reliability in services, reducing costs, improving gross margins, revenue earning capacity and profitability
• Undertaking financial analysis, internal & regulatory reporting, accounting operations and forecasting functions
• Understanding new business/ changes in existing business, analysing impact thereof on financials and suggesting accounting treatment
• Formulating annual budgets and conducting variance analysis to determine difference between projected & actual results and implementing corrective actions
• Spearheading business forecasting & financial modelling to help short-term and long-term planning of the organization; administering the generation of financial forecasts and business plans based on analysis
• Designing & implementing systems, policies & procedures to facilitate internal financial and process controls
• Preparing MIS reports on statement of accounts, profitability analysis, details of cash flow, fund flow, loans status of the company and investment; presenting the same to top management for decision-making
• Mentoring, motivating & monitoring the team’s performance to ensure efficiency in process operations
• Developing competency among the team members; managing appraisal process across the levels; conducting interviews to recruit the right talent & resources
• Maintain appropriate control over General ledger, duly review the reconciliations with sub ledgers and ensure the implemented policies and procedures have been followed
• Handling entire spectrum of accounting functions viz. Manage Chart of Accounts, GL controls, product set-up, transaction posting controls and customer / account / product static data requirements, inventory controls and Bank Reconciliation Statements
• Formulating, up-keeping and finalizing various accounts including Trial Balance, P&L Account, Balance Sheet, Overdue Statements, Cash flow Statements, Movement Analysis, Inventory reports, Receivables and Payables etc. while ensuring adherence to accounting standards
• Monitoring financial performance by measuring and analyzing results, initiating corrective actions and minimizing the impact of variances
• Overseeing entire spectrum of taxation matters of the company including Tax Planning, filling of forms, timely deduction and submission of returns (TDS, VAT) and other related matters while ensuring adherence to statutory and regulatory norms

• Oracle • QuickBooks • Tally ERP • Cerner • Palash • C-Med • ePMS ERP • MS Office (Proficient in MS Excel) •

Master of Commerce from University of Madras, India
Bachelor of Corporate Secretary-ship from University of Madras, India
Diploma in Accounting & Auditing from University of Madras, India
Honours Diploma in Computer Application from PentaTech, India

Personal Details:
Date of Birth: 15th January 1979
Marital Status: Married
Languages Known: English, Tamil, Urdu, Hindi and Arabic (Reading)
Nationality: India
No. of Dependents: 02
Visa Details: Employment Visa
Driving License: Valid UAE Driving License