Lead Finance

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Finance | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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About Us:

ShareChat (https://sharechat.com/about) is India’s leading social media platform that operates exclusively in Indic languages. We empower our 180 million strong monthly active user community to share their opinions, record their lives and make new friends - all within the comfort of their language of choice

Our short video platform Moj, has today emerged as India's leading short video destination with 160 million strong monthly active users. The platform has been designed for artists and creators to create innovative short video content and display their creativity to millions, globally. At ShareChat we are spearheading India's internet revolution. By providing a meaningful social experience, we are determining how the next billion users will interact on the internet.

Job Overview:
As part of the Strategic Finance team, you will help scale the financial reporting, analytics, and planning capabilities and empower decision makers across our different businesses and functions. You will play a key role in all aspects of financial reporting and make significant contributions to high-profile strategic and operational initiatives.

What you’ll do:

  • Act as the link between finance and business orgs
  • Joint responsibility of business line P&L along with business leaders
  • Work with business teams to define, measure and drive improvement in operating as well as financial  metrics
  • Take lead in monthly, quarterly and annual planning and ensure adherence to plans
  • Drive ROI narrative in key business decisions, identify opportunities to drive efficiencies and lead execution thereof
  • Lead measurement, forecasting and reporting of key business drivers
  • Assess and evaluate financial performance and provide insights and recommendations
  • Provide periodic updates / flash to management on the actual and rolling forecast for the month.
  • Identify opportunities to automate processes, increase efficiency and drive data-based decision making|
  • Acts as a one source of truth for numbers - Key financial metrics and performance drivers

Who you are:

  • Engineering/MBA/ CA degree from reputed institute with 3+ years of work experience in Business    Finance/Strategy roles (preferably in transactions heavy businesses)
  • Prior experience with media industry as preferred
  • Strong communication, analytical, collaboration/ team-player and inter-personal skills
  • Highly analytical, detail oriented with business sense
  • Ability to manage tight deadlines, prioritize workload and achieve results in a fast-paced, dynamic,    ever-growing and often ambiguous environment
  • Must be Proactive and self-motivated.
  • Should own and drives initiatives to closure
  • Ability to work in unstructured environment and on ambiguous problem statements