Overview

We are hiring an energetic, passionate, and fresher candidate for the position of Finance Controller at Diageo India.

Duties and Responsibilities of Finance Controller:

  • Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL and Counsel, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Additional controller duties as necessary

Requirements and skillsAdvanced degree in Accounting

  • BBA/BBM/B.com/MBA finance. (CA intermediate level is Mandatory)
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

About Diageo India

Diageo India is the country’s leading beverage alcohol company with an outstanding collection of premium brands – a business built on the foundation and principles laid down by the giants of the industry.
We are India’s leading beverage alcohol company with an outstanding portfolio of premium brands. We are a high performing business that is sensitive to consumer, community, and societal needs. We are proud of being a responsible producer and marketer of beverage alcohol, and we champion responsible consumption as part of a balanced lifestyle.

A subsidiary of global leader, Diageo, our world class portfolio includes premium brands such as Johnnie Walker, Black Dog, Black & White, Vat 69, Antiquity, Signature, Singelton, Royal Challenge, McDowell’s No 1, Smirnoff, Ketel One, Tanqueray and Captain Morgan.

Our strength lies in our scale, the geographical diversity of our business and our desire to continuously improve our performance. We have 50 manufacturing facilities across states and union territories in India, a strong distribution network and a state-of-the-art Technical Centre. And our dedicated team of talented people are passionate about providing the best possible experience from every single one of our products.

Incorporated in India as United Spirits Limited (USL), Diageo India is listed on both the National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
We are passionate about customers and consumers – our curiosity and customer and consumer insights drive growth. We care for our brands. We are courageous in pursuing their full potential. We're innovative, constantly searching for new ideas that drive growth, developing them across our business.

We give ourselves and each other the freedom to succeed because this fosters an entrepreneurial spirit. We trust each other; we're open and challenging. We always behave as a team – when we are together and when we are apart.

We are proud of what we do – we act sensitively with the highest standards of integrity and social responsibility. We enjoy and benefit from diversity.

We will strive to be the best – we are restless, always learning, always improving. We constantly set high standards and then try hard to exceed them. We deliver results, win where we compete and celebrate our success.

We value each other – we seek and benefit from diverse people and perspectives. We strive to create mutually fulfilling relationships and partnerships.
We are proud to produce and market some of the world’s best brands – and we want them to be enjoyed responsibly. Our goal is for people to drink better, not more - which is why we are committed to promoting moderation and tackling misuse.
Through our collaborations with government and other like minded partners, we champion responsible drinking and are working to reduce drinking and driving as well as harmful drinking, by raising awareness and promoting rigorous industry standards for responsible consumption.