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GL Accountant (8 pm - 5 am)

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Company Overview

At Zuora, we do Modern Business. We’re helping people subscribe to new ways of doing business that are better for people, companies and ultimately the planet. It’s an approach resulting from the shift to the Subscription Economy that puts customers first by building recurring relationships instead of one-time product sales and focuses on sustainable growth. Through our leading expertise and multi-product suite, we are transforming all industries and working with the world’s most innovative companies to monetize new business models, nurture subscriber relationships and optimize their digital experiences.

The Team & Role

  • We are looking for a GL accountant to join our US accounting team. To be successful in this role you should have an understanding of US GAAP and financial reporting. The ideal candidate needs to have great accrual experience, be able to learn new processes quickly, have experience with inter-company and transfer pricing journal entries.The primary duties of this role will be to record day to day cash activities, month end accruals, account reconciliations, reporting and analysis, audit and SOX support. 

You will work closely with the FP & A and the technical accounting team to support accounting notes on financial reports. This position reports directly to the General Ledger Manager.

This is a remote position, so you’ll be working remotely with US time zone while occasionally getting together with your team for office visits, events, or offsites. Of course, you’re welcome to come into the office more often if you’re nearby. 

What you’ll do

  • Perform accounting close activities, including monthly journal entries such as prepaid expense, ach payment gl entries, loan payment, benefits, fixed asset capitalization and allocations.
  • Collaborate with FP&A and other cross-functional departments to ensure completeness of expense accruals
  • Perform bank reconciliations
  • Reconciliations of balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Prepare inter-company and transfer pricing journal entries.
  • Maintain journal entries for internal and audit purposes.
  • Support accounting management on financial reports, schedules & regulatory reporting (e.g. the 10Q & 10K footnotes)
  • Assist with quarterly cash forecasts.
  • Assist in flux variance analyses
  • Assist in implementations of new policies and procedures
  • Assisting the team with accounting issues and queries.
  • Assist in SOX compliance and quarter/year-end audit requests.
  • Assist with Ad-hoc projects as needed.


Your experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
  • Minimum of 3+ years general ledger experience.
  • Proficiency with NetSuite.
  • Coupa and Blackline experience is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles.
  • Knowledge of GAAP principles and financial statements
  • Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Proficient with excel and google sheets
  • High attention to detail, good analytical skills, able to execute tasks and handle multiple priorities.
  • Past US industry experience and US GAAP knowledge

Shift Timing: 8 pm to 5 am 


#ZEOLife at Zuora

As an industry pioneer, our work is constantly evolving and challenging us in new ways that require us to think differently, iterate often and learn constantly—it’s exciting. Our people, whom we refer to as “ZEOs” are empowered to take on a mindset of ownership and make a bigger impact here. Our teams collaborate deeply, exchange different ideas openly and together we’re making what’s next possible for our customers, community and the world. 

As part of our commitment to building an inclusive, high-performance culture where ZEOs feel inspired, connected and valued, we support ZEOs with:

  • Competitive compensation, corporate bonus program and performance rewards, company equity and retirement programs
  • Medical insurance
  • Generous, flexible time off 
  • Paid holidays, “wellness” days and company wide end of year break
  • 6 months fully paid parental leave 
  • Learning & Development stipend
  • Opportunities to volunteer and give back, including charitable donation match
  • Free resources and support for your mental wellbeing  

Specific benefits offerings may vary by country and can be viewed in more detail during your interview process.

Location & Work Arrangements

Organizations and teams at Zuora are empowered to design efficient and flexible ways of working, being intentional about scheduling, communication, and collaboration strategies that help us achieve our best results. In our dynamic, globally distributed company, this means balancing flexibility and responsibility — flexibility to live our lives to the fullest, and responsibility to each other, to our customers, and to our shareholders. For most roles, we offer the flexibility to work both remotely and at Zuora offices.

Our Commitment to an Inclusive Workplace

Think, be and do you! At Zuora, different perspectives, experiences and contributions matter. Everyone counts. Zuora is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.

Zuora does not discriminate on the basis of, and considers individuals seeking employment with Zuora without regards to, race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Applicants in need of special assistance or accommodation during the interview process or in accessing our website may contact us by sending an email to assistance(at)

Let’s do this.

You’re unique and we’re on a journey – so let’s embark on a unique journey together. We encourage you to apply to all roles that utilize your skills and ignite the passion within you.

No matter where you’re located, or which team you work on, you’ll be part of a group of people working together to build a better world: The World Subscribed.

Go ahead and apply!


Internal Job Opportunities

Are you a current ZEO looking to take on new challenges? If so, check out our internal job openings on our internal job board.



Get to Know Us

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