What You'll Do In this role, the candidates will be having dual responsibilities of Accounting and providing vital support related to GST for India legal entities. The ideal candidates will have the flexibility, cross-functional communication skills, and the ability to adapt and learn independently in the team-oriented and innovation-focused culture of the Cisco enterprise. This is a great opportunity for the right person to expand their experience and hone their skills, in a global organization, that offers a broad horizon for career advancement. The candidate will be responsible for the following Review process and system changes/requirements to comply with GST rules. Work with IT, Tax or other cross functional teams to resolve issues. Reconciliation of books of accounts (USGAAP & IGAAP) with India GST returns for multiple registrations/locations of various Cisco India entities. Review Trial Balance for each state and do necessary accounting for closing the books. Review input received from Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable team for the GST returns. Review intercompany and other input provided by the team for GST returns. Lead and drive Monthly and Annual GST returns. Liaise with Auditors for the required certification. Review and drive closure of open items between books and GST returns. Participate in month end book closure, statutory audits and other compliance activities Knowledge and participation in inventory accounting Who You'll work with You will be part of Cisco Global Accounting and Reporting (GAR) team, which is committed to being a valued Finance business partner focusing on controllership oversight, delivery of accounting services and compliance assurance. You will collaborate seamlessly with partners, internal COEs, stakeholders like Tax, Legal, compliance and other relevant functions. Who You Are A qualified Chartered Accountant with minimum of 5-6 years experience Hands on experience in Indirect taxes. Exposure to GL accounting, reconciliation of VAT/ Service tax returns to books of accounts. Audit assurance experience in handling & completion of audits of large US MNC subsidiaries in IT/Telecom industry and/or other industry experience of first hand on exposure of statutory audit and tax audit. Adept and comfortable working through matrix organizations with controllership and compliance goals. Teamwork, collaboration, stakeholder management and project management. Excellent communication skills, ability to present data as meaningful information to leadership teams as well. Communicate effectively internal teams & external stakeholders Hands on knowledge of Oracle Financials ERP, Microsoft XL, PPT, Word and other office tools Why Cisco We connect everything people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.