WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Hitched, Bodas, The Bash, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

WeddingWire.in is looking for a smart, results-oriented Accountant to support us with our India business. This person should be well-rounded and willing to jump in to get the job done wherever needed. The role will entail working on Financial planning, managing accounts for the company and looking at the taxation policies and staying compliant. Overall he/she will also be responsible for accounts, costing, GST, finance & audits of the unit and handling the finance work at the unit level.The person will work with the Shared Services team for his/her scope of work.

 

The job role will comprise of the following in a detailed manner:

 

Senior Accountant 

o Minimum Experience: At least 3 years of experience within public accounting.

o Minimum Education: BS or BA degree in Accounting, Finance, Management, or related fields. An advanced degree or certification such as Chartered Accountant is highly desirable.

General Responsibilities

In providing General Accounting Support, the position requires comprehensive financial, operational, and system-related capabilities rooted in a knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Standards. In addition, the qualified candidate should have experience with Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Auditing, Purchasing, Payroll Transaction Processing, Internal Controls, Information Systems Auditing, Financial Systems Operations, and Data Analytics. The qualified candidate should have the ability to provide support in the following areas:

  • Account Reconciliation – This area includes, but is not limited to, reconciling subsidiary and general ledger accounts, as well as revenue, cash collection and billing reconciliations.
  • Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets, Purchasing, and Payroll Processing
  • Support timely and accurate completion of all required reports to other offices (mainly US)
  • Support of procurement operations and payments inbox as well as invoice processing.
  • Provide operations support, ensuring compliance with applicable rules, laws and regulations.
  • Support efforts in preparing for and meeting the requirements of the annual external financial statement audit.
  • Support travel card operations and travel activities and audits and other employee reimbursement and expense items.
  • Other tasks as needed

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life’s milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, and starting a family together, we’re there for every step of the journey. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Financial Planning and Analysis team provides comprehensive financial insight into our business, forecasting and driving efficient growth. We partner with business leaders across The Knot Worldwide to forecast TKWW’s continued growth and provide timely insights, reporting, and analysis on high-impact business decisions. Our team is passionate about using data, analytics, and strong business judgement to drive optimal decision making across the organization.

TKWW is looking for an innately-curious, data-driven, and self-starting Senior Manager to join our team in the DC metro area. The Senior Manager's primary function is to coordinate and analyze financial information in order to forecast TKWW’s performance, provide actionable reporting and recommendations, and inform strategic planning across the Company. As a leader on TKWW’s FP&A team you will work with an FP&A team across DC, NYC, and Barcelona to help scale our planning and analysis capabilities, globally, across the organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Modeling: Understand KPIs and business drivers to create financial models and evaluate strategic alternatives.
  • Analysis: Design and execute regular financial analysis to identify critical areas for attention and the evaluation of strategic options.
  • Reporting: Build repeatable processes to prepare reports and presentations for management, the Board, Lenders, and other key stakeholders.  Provide meaningful and informative analysis to explain any variations in the business results from the financial plan.  Focus on automation and system driven solutions.
  • Planning: Develop department-level financial budgets and forecasts (across a diverse set of business types) utilizing inputs from department managers and project-focused spending plans. Establish a deep understanding of key drivers of each supported function and leverage data to build insights about our products and competitors.
  • Collaboration: Effectively collaborate with the Accounting team on completion of monthly and quarterly financial closes and incorporation of actual results into the rolling forecast.
  • Partner with department managers outside of the Finance and Accounting teams for forecast inputs, ad hoc analysis and process improvements. Serve as the financial thought-partner to cross-functional teams.
  • Take initiative to automate management reporting and document business processes.
  • Help develop and monitor critical success metrics, and communicate actionable insights to relevant stakeholders. 

SUCCESSFUL SENIOR MANAGER, FP&A CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • Bachelor's degree from a competitive university in business administration, finance, accounting or statistics or a related field. Candidates must be able to demonstrate strong quantitative analysis skills.
  • 7+ years experience in a financial/analytical role with a record of increasing responsibility. 
  • Experience managing direct reports.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to effectively and convincingly communicate in meetings with senior stakeholders.
  • Expert-level knowledge of Excel.
  • Proficient knowledge of Google Sheets and Slides. 
  • Ability to build models from scratch as well as improve existing models, ensuring their quality, timeliness and accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently. Detail-oriented, and execution focused. 

At The Knot Worldwide, we believe you are more than a resume and invite you to go for it, take the leap of faith, and apply for this job if it sparks your passion to join TKWW and make a difference!

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users and put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve and delight them every day.
  • You are respectful and act with the highest integrity.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective and are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, and are accountable for your commitments.
  • You aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo and know that there’s no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback and never settle in your quest to grow and develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else—in and out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

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