Manager - Finance & Accounts

Pune, Maharashtra, India | Finance | Full-time

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About AgroStar:  AgroStar is India’s foremost AgTech start-up with a mission of #HelpingFarmersWin. Shardul and Sitanshu, started AgroStar with a vision to solve two of the biggest problems in Indian agriculture - Lack of guidance for scientific/sustainable farming & limited access to great quality farm inputs.

Today AgroStar provides full stack solutions to millions of farmers across 5 Indian states via an omnichannel approach. Along the journey we have built India’s largest agronomy advisory center, a highly engaged digital farmer network with over 5 million users and a retail network of 3000+ stores.These technology-enabled channels work together to help farmers produce better and achieve higher price realisations by providing appropriate advice, timely input delivery, and output market linkages. 

In March 2022, we acquired INI Farms, with this we are now exporting our farmer’s produce to over 32 countries across the globe.

With massive synergies across the value chain to unlock, we are excited about our next phase of exponential growth, while being more mission-focused than ever before! #HelpingFarmersWin!

Backed by prominent investors and partners we are rapidly growing our full-stack platform and access to credit.

 

The Role: As, Manager -  Finance & Accounts, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure all costs incurred are properly recorded
  • Review journal entries, account balance reconciliations and report preparation
  • Participate in strategic financial projects like implementation of ERP software, vendor financing.
  • Prepare monthly analysis before releasing the MIS to respective teams with all details/schedules
  • Attend statutory auditors, internal and external auditors
  • Manage and monitor the daily operations of the accounting and finance departments
  • Ensure ways to have effective payments systems and faster turnarounds
  • Implement and monitor controls around purchase & inventory.
  • Ensuring adherence to all statutory compliances.
  • Interact with relevant stakeholders to produce timely, efficient and accurate month-end close
  • Should have the ability to analyse, compare, and interpret facts and figures quickly; and be able to make sound judgments based on this information

Qualifications/Competencies we look for: 

  • Qualified CA/CMA.
  • 3+ years’ experience in Accounts Payable & Inventory Accounting, Margin Analysis
  • Previous team management experience (Preferably in P2P & Inventory Management)
  • Ability to plan and organize well, with great attention to detail
  • Previous experience of Microsoft NAV preferred.
  • Experience of having worked in a fast-paced environment preferred. 

Most importantly, we are looking for passionate intrapreneurs who want to work at the grass root level, drive impact in India’s biggest sector & Help Farmers Win!

 

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