Junior Accountant

About Us:

Join Elemantra and be part of a dynamic team that is revolutionizing the field of sanitation, hygiene, and waste management.

Elemantra, a start-up based in Hyderabad, India, is committed to providing affordable and efficient solutions for the safe disposal of used sanitary pads and other forms of domestic hazardous waste. As a social enterprise, we prioritize the concept of disposal at source, aiming to bring about significant social and behavioural change.

We are currently seeking passionate individuals who are dedicated to making a positive impact on society for various positions, including sales, marketing, technical roles, and interns.

If you are motivated by the opportunity to work in a social enterprise and contribute to creating a healthier and cleaner environment, Elemantra offers a fulfilling and impactful career path for you.

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled Junior Accountant to join our team. As an Accountant, you will be responsible for maintaining accurate financial records, stocks & inventory, managing accounts, and ensuring compliance with taxation regulations. Your expertise in Tally Software, along with your proficiency in English and a local regional language in India, will be instrumental in handling various accounting tasks efficiently. The ideal candidate will possess a graduate degree in commerce and accounts, have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a corporate / business entity, and be familiar with filing sales tax and income tax returns, as well as bookkeeping practices.


  • Maintain and update financial records using Tally Software, ensuring accuracy and integrity of data.
  • Prepare financial statements, including balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and cash flow statements.
  • Monitor accounts payable and accounts receivable, ensuring timely payment and collection of outstanding invoices.
  • Reconcile bank statements and resolve any discrepancies or issues.
  • Prepare and file sales tax and income tax returns in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Assist in the maintenance of stocks & inventory, preparation of budgets and financial forecasts.
  • Conduct periodic internal audits to ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of accounting controls and best practices.
  • Manage payroll processing and maintain employee records related to compensation and benefits.
  • Collaborate with external auditors during financial audits and provide necessary documentation and support.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Graduate degree in commerce and accounts or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an Accountant in a corporate entity.
  • Expertise in using Tally Software for accounting and financial management.
  • Familiarity with filing sales tax and income tax returns in accordance with relevant regulations.
  • Proficiency in English and a local regional language in India, both spoken and written.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, practices, and financial reporting standards.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Solid understanding of bookkeeping practices and procedures.
  • Proficiency in using accounting software and MS Office applications, particularly Excel.


  • Financial acumen: Strong understanding of financial concepts and the ability to analyze and interpret financial data.
  • Communication skills: Effective verbal and written communication in English and a local regional language, enabling clear and concise communication with stakeholders.
  • Attention to detail: Meticulousness in maintaining accurate records and identifying discrepancies or errors.
  • Organizational skills: Ability to prioritize tasks, manage time efficiently, and meet deadlines.
  • Problem-solving skills: Capability to identify issues, analyze root causes, and propose effective solutions.
  • Ethics and integrity: Commitment to maintaining confidentiality, adhering to ethical standards, and ensuring compliance with financial regulations.

Join our team and contribute to the financial stability and growth of our organization. To apply, please submit your resume along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant qualifications, experience, and expertise in Tally Software and taxation filings.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation and interviews.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Hyderabad

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