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Manager - Accounts

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Job Req: 3349
Community: Corporate
Location: Chennai, India
Date Posted: Nov 28, 2023
Remote Type: No Remote

Job Description

Manager, Accounts

Chennai, India



The Opportunity:

Anthology offers the largest EdTech ecosystem on a global scale, supporting over 150 million users in 80 countries. Our mission is to provide dynamic, data-informed experiences to the global education community so that learners and educators can achieve their goals.     


We believe in the power of a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. As we expand globally, we are committed to making diversity, inclusion, and belonging a foundational part of not only our hiring practices but who we are as a company.    


For more information about Anthology and our career opportunities, please visit


We are looking for a Semi Qualified Chartered Accountant to join our team as an experienced Manager, Accounts to undertake all aspects of GL Accounting and financial management including corporate accounting (IGAAP & USGAAP), compliance with GST, TDS Statutory/Regulatory provisions, audits, financial reporting, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. 


Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Acting as lead for all Accounts, Finance, Insurance & Compliance for Chennai location
  • Managing all accounting operations including Billing, AR, AP, GL
  • Owning cost center-wise/profit center-wise accounting and Revenue Recognition
  • Planning month closing activities as per the specified timelines, preparing and publishing monthly financial statements
  • Coordinating the preparation of regulatory/statutory reporting
  • Independently handling support of month-end and year-end close processes
  • Ensuring quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Managing and complying with local, state, and central government reporting requirements and TDS/Levy filings
  • Developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Handling IGAAP and USGAAP audits
  • Additional managerial duties as necessary


The Candidate:

Required skills/qualifications:

  • Semi Qualified Chartered Accountant
  • 6-7 years of work experience within the IT Industry, preferably in a software product or services company
  • Thorough knowledge of Accounting Principles and Procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of Revenue Recognition principles and procedures in case of software sales, implementation projects (fixed price as well as time and material projects)
  • Experience creating financial statements (IGAAP & USGAAP)
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user (SAP/MS D365) and administration skills
  • People management skills
  • Ability to contribute to the formulation of future direction and support tactical initiatives


The Office:

We have an office in one of the biggest cultural, economic, and educational centers in South India: Chennai. 

  • Located on OMR, the IT corridor of South Chennai
  • Easy access to Velachery, Thiruvanmiyur Railway station and bus stop 
  • Very close to Tidel Park, Ascendas, and SRP Tools – Holiday Inn  
  • Office provides lunch and snacks on all working days 
  • Office is situated behind Hotel Turyaa on the 5th floor of Rayala Techno Park 
  • Fun Committee, Happy Fete Team, Food Committee, and Sports Committee ensures fun at work 
  • ISR Team actively engages employees in contributing to various local charities 



This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.
Anthology is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.


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