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Candidate ID: 1789488

Career Summary

Experienced Finance Manager with a demonstrated history of working in different industries. Skilled in Fund Management, Corporate Finance, Budgeting, Working Capital Management, Statutory Compliance, Corporate Tax, Due Diligence and Leadership. Strong finance professional with a CA Intermediate.

Skill Set

Financial Accounting, Budgeting, Fund Management, Cost Control, Financial Planning, Taxation, MIS Reporting, Accounts Finalisation

Professional Information

Total Experience : 10

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : Graduate

Job Function : Accounts / Tax / CS / Audit / Finance

Work Location Preference : UAE

Detailed Profile


Mobile +971 50 134 5735


Country of Domicile: India
Passport No: V9126331
Language Fluency: English, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam (Native)


Finance & Accounts:
Financial Accounting
Fund Management
Planning & Forecasting
Statutory Compliance
Statutory/Internal Audit
Inventory Management
Due Diligence Studies

Training & Development
Logistics Management
Procurement/Supply Chain Management
Competitor/ Market Analysis
People Management

Value-Added Attributes:
MS Office, Tally, ERP Packages, Communication & Interpersonal Skills, Analytical Skills, Critical Thinking, Ability to Prioritize.


Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
CA Intermediate with Articleship Training (2010)

Mahatma Gandhi University, India
Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce (2006)

Currently Pursuing ACCA Skills Level Examination


A result driven, self-motivated and resourceful finance professional with a proven ability to provide key financial data, support and reporting to assist in key business decisions. Having excellent communication skill and able to build strong relationships both within and outside of a finance department as well as effectively communicating financial information to non-finance colleagues. Possessing strong financial control and reporting skills and rigorously ensuring that all statutory and corporate obligations are met.
Currently looking for a suitable position that offers variety and also opportunities to develop both personally and professionally.

Finance and Operations Manager - November 2015 to August 2021

Artemis Pharmaceuticals Z Ltd, Lusaka, Zambia

Providing effective financial leadership to a finance team, to enable strategic foresight into the business and also provide knowledgeable and accurate information to colleagues and senior management.

Key Responsibilities:

? Overseeing all aspects of financial control in the business.
? Providing financial, commercial and strategic support to the business.
? Preparation of management information from source data.
? Producing monthly management accounts, budgets and forecasts.
? Ensure timely and accurate filing of all monthly/annual statutory returns like VAT, Withholding Tax, Income Tax, etc.
? Presenting monthly results, budget variances and ad-hoc analysis.
? Involved in Business Planning, P&L, Balance sheet and liquidity planning.
? Producing meaningful commentary and analysis of financial data.
? Monitor the market outstanding regularly and ensure the receivables are within the normal credit period as per the Company policy.
? Lead the team to attain the target collections every month and to ensure adequate working capital.
? Review of inventory levels and initiating procurement plans/negotiation with suppliers.
? Developing, managing and motivating a team of finance professionals.
? Reviewing new and existing business models and capital appropriation requests.
? Worked as part of a multi-site/multi culture organization.
? Identify and develop controls and processes to ensure all risks and opportunities are highlighted.
? Maintain healthy relationships with bankers, regulatory authorities, suppliers and clients.

Key Achievements
• Reduced logistics cost for Imports by 15% by proper selection and negotiations with forwarders.
• Executed inventory control process, reducing inventory loss 20% annually versus previous year through process standardization, training and performance audit.
• Worked closely with sales team to successfully secure a tender valued $ 15 million from MoH, Government of Zambia.

Finance Manager January 2012 – August 2015
Indo-Asian News Channel Pvt Ltd, Cochin, India
Key Responsibilities:
? Overseeing all aspects of day today financial and accounting functions in the business.
? Developing and updating accounting, finance and management policies and procedures.
? Ensuring the business meets all its statutory and compliance obligations including Companies Act, Income Tax Act, Service Tax, etc.
? Implementation and review of internal control systems and internal audit procedures.
? Fund management, budgeting, cash flow forecasting and maintain adequate working capital.
? Managing and coordinating monthly income and expenditure statements and review of MIS Reports.
? Liaising with statutory auditors for the preparation and finalization of annual financial statements.

Audit Executive February 2011 – December 2011
Rangamani & Co, Bangalore/Cochin

Key Responsibilities:
? Carrying out internal audit, statutory audit and stock audit at various client locations.
? Ensures compliance with established internal control procedures by examining records, reports, operating practices and documentation for clients.
? Communicates audit findings by preparing final report; discussing findings with auditees.
? Prepares special audit and control reports by collecting, analysing and summarising operating information and trends.
? Carrying out due diligence studies for various clients.

Articled Assistant. February 2008 – January 2011
Rangamani & Co CA’s, Cochin, India
Key Responsibilities:
? Process audit, statutory audits, tax audits, sales tax, service tax audits, internal audits and stock audits for clients from various industries.
? Preparation of project reports various entities, project evaluation, budget preparation etc.
? Performed a full spectrum of accounting functions including audit testing for numerous financial accounts, test of controls, evaluation and documentation of accounting systems.

? International Conference of CA Students held at New Delhi.
? National Conference of CA Students held at Cochin.
? Various seminars and workshops conducted by the ICAI

? Age, Date of Birth : 16th November 1985
? Mailing Address : Al Wasl Properties, Building No. R429
Room No. 208, Muhaisnah Fourth
Dubai, UAE, Cell: 971 50 134 5735
? Permanent Address: Puzhakarayil House, Poonjar South P.O,
Poonjar, Kerala. India. 686 581
? Nationality : Indian
? Caste & Religion : Christian, RCSC
? Marital Status : Married
? Notice Period : Available for immediate joining
? References : Will be furnished upon request