Senior Manager, Payroll & Accounts Payable

Jan 30, 2024
Bengaluru, India
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

The opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Manager of Payroll and A/P Services for Unity to join our team in India! You will lead a sizable team of AP, payroll, and expense reimbursement professionals to ensure the successful operation of the global end-to-end A/P process (vendor set-up, invoicing, payments, queries, expense reimbursements) and delivery of multiple Payrolls. As the team leader you will be responsible for ensuring execution of team deliverables; compliance with financial controls; managing workload and establishing priorities; hiring, training and employee development; and creating and monitoring performance metrics. This position will also act as an escalation point in resolving complex issues with business partners. You will have the opportunity to drive measurable operational and automation enhancements, including partnering effectively with the company’s Accounting, Treasury, Finance, Procurement, HR and IT teams to ensure FinOps excellence.

At Unity, you’ll make a difference. In a collaborative, fast-growing environment, we’re redefining development, solving hard problems, and enabling the success of our community. Inclusion at Unity is driven by one overarching framework: Empathy, Respect, and Opportunity.

This is a hybrid position based in our Bangalore office.

Relocation support is not available for this position.

Work visa/immigration sponsorship is not available for this position.

What you'll be doing

  • Oversee multiple geography Payroll functions. Ensure the accuracy and timeliness of payroll processing; drive the continuous process and system improvements including payroll system implementation; and review payroll reports for completeness and accuracy.
  • Oversee Accounts Payable and expense reimbursement functions.
  • Ensure SOX compliance and maintain internal controls for the respective areas of responsibility by monitoring/updating accounting policies, procedures, and internal controls.
  • Develop a team culture that emphasizes customer service, accountability, quality, continuous improvement and high performance. Manage, train, and develop team members.
  • Lead accounting automation and process improvement projects. Accountable for providing direction and influencing stakeholders to ensure successful on-time execution
  • Develop and report out key performance metrics to Accounting leadership

What you're looking for

  • 10+ years of increased responsibility in FinOps(Payroll and AP) experience, preferably with public multinational corporations
  • Strong operational leader with excellent communication (verbal and written) skills in English
  • Experience managing the executing of multiple global payrolls and global AP processing
  • Proven ability to effectively work cross functionally with all levels of a company
  • Ability to optimize existing processes, people and systems in order to enhance and standardize processes
  • Strong Leadership, team building and management skills
  • Experience with driving automation/system implementations.
  • Experience working with large ERP systems (Workday Financials, Netsuite, etc.)
  • Chartered Accountant designation or equivalent

You might also have

  • Previous experience in the technology industry

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity is the foundation upon which the world’s most powerful digital content is created. Specifically, Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

In the fourth quarter of 2022, more than 70% of the top 1000 mobile games were made with Unity as derived from a blended number of the top 1000 games in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. In 2022, Made with Unity Applications had more than 4 billion downloads per month. For more information, please visit

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This position requires the incumbent to have a sufficient knowledge of English to have professional verbal and written exchanges in this language since the performance of the duties related to this position requires frequent and regular communication with colleagues and partners located worldwide and whose common language is English. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. Unity does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Unity will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Unity.

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