Senior Manager Finance

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Full-time

About the Company : 

The thrill of working at a start-up that is starting to scale massively is something else.

- Simpl ( was formed in 2015 by Nitya Sharma, an investment banker from Wall Street and Chaitra Chidanand, a tech executive from the Valley, when they teamed up with a very clear mission - to make money simple, so that people can live well and do amazing things.

- Simpl is the payment platform for the mobile-first world, and we- re backed by some of the best names in fintech globally (folks who have invested in Visa, Square and Transferwise), and has Joe Saunders, Ex Chairman and CEO of Visa as a board member.

- Everyone at Simpl is an internal entrepreneur who is given a lot of bandwidth and resources to create the next breakthrough towards the long term vision of - making money Simpl- . 

- Our first product is a payment platform that lets people buy instantly, anywhere online, and pay later. In the background, Simpl uses big data for credit underwriting, risk and fraud modelling, all without any paperwork, and enables Banks and Non-Bank Financial Companies to access a whole new consumer market

About the Role : 

- Work very closely with Business Team, Credit Team, Key account Managers, Technology and product team as Business Partner.

- Handle Budgeting/ planning for the business operations, cash flow, and working capital management.

- Monitor the operating and financial performance of the business, track cash flow, on a periodic basis.

- Drive the strategy for companys payment related product offerings to help us design simple tax efficient and compliant offerings.

- Be accountable for the integrity of company's finances and ensure readiness for Audit and compliance

- Reviewing of monthly MIS to be reported to the Board of the company

- Fundraising Support - Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to complete all applicable documentation for fund raising activities including coordination for execution of the documents by all parties

- Assist investors in performing diligence on the Company, including preparation of Data Room

- Coordinate with legal counsel for drafting and negotiating the contractual documents for investment, and safeguard the rights of the Company, Founders, and existing Investors

- Be responsible for Building the Finance process for the business operations like, Collection accounting and controls, disbursement of payments to merchants, Budgeting / Planning for the business, Marketing spend management, Reporting and Analysis of financial numbers.

- Design and drive payment processes for merchants in the most efficient way.

- Lead the collection and sales accounting team for business operations.

- Work with Technology and Product teams and provide inputs to build the accounting platform/backend for both merchants and internal finance control systems

- Setup system and process for financial evaluation of business performance on different parameters like operating margin, Net Margin, ROI on different dimensions of business

- Work with business team on building the finance supply chain in cost effective manner

An ideal candidate for this role is someone who has : 

- CA with 3 -7 yrs of experience in Accounts and Finance preferably from- E- Commerce/ FMCG/Financial services.

- CA+CS prefered. MBA & B.Com candidates please refrain from applying.

- Articleship from top 10 audit firms (preferably big 4).

- Ability to provide business inputs and domain knowledge for finance/accounting/Taxation to Business team and partner functions.

- Excellent Reporting and Business Analytical Skills.

- Ability to work under pressure with limited resource and tight timelines

- Excellent communication and Stakeholder Management skills.

- Highly preferred if the candidate has start up experience.

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