Finance Controller

Date: 16-Jun-2022

Location: Gurgaon

Company: TATA SIA Airlines Limited

Job Overview

To Lead the Accounts, tax and Payroll team and function, partnering closely with key stakeholders across the business and driving financial discipline and to Lead monthly financial closing and preparation of financials

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify and monitor significant business trends and variances, including revenue, expenses, headcount, balance sheet, and cash flow items
  • Develops documented policies and procedures to maintain consistent impactful reporting
  • Implements best practices, process improvements, and internal controls
  • Implementation of systems and improvements (SAP, AMOS and Concur etc)
  • Managing external regulatory reporting and external audit including quarter & year-end closing
  • Facilitating implementation of related party framework, benchmarking & establishing inter- company transfer pricing
  • Leading a team in high-pressure environments with tight deadlines; acquaint team members on technical accounting issue, new accounting standards and financial reporting requirements aimed at maintaining seamless operations
  • Help drive finance discipline, fact-based decision-making, and financial visibility
  • Identify and execute processes and tool improvements to improve team effectiveness
  • Oversee the capital expenditure approval and planning process
  • Lead the Cost Leadership initiatives for the Company

  • Implement new financial procedures to advance budget variance analysis
  • Structuring tax optimized contracts and agreements
  • Ensuring compliance under Direct and Indirect taxation
  • Ensuring Payroll management and compliance of labour laws
  • Review of contracts from FEMA and Tax compliance
  • Managing regulatory compliance under FEMA, Customs, SEBI laws


  • Strong leadership and mentorship skills: demonstrated ability to roll-up sleeves and work with team members in a hands-on management capacity
  • Strong financial and accounting related skills; knowledge of accounting standards is must
  • Expertise in analyzing financial statements viz. Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow Statement, Working Capital schedules, Debt schedules, Revenue schedules, Cost schedules, etc.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and evaluation skills
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Highly motivated and willing to take on multiple responsibilities at once
  • Strong business acumen and intellectual curiosity
  • Commands respect and engagement of Senior Leadership team
  • Ability to aggregate and synthesize results; consolidation into themes that help drive the business
  • Demonstrated experience in leading a team
  • Knowledge of SAP is a must requirement

Work Experience

  • 10 to 12 years’ experience with progressive finance experience
  • Knowledge of SAP is a must requirement


  •  Chartered Accountant