Piramal Foundation

Compliance Manager

Piramal Foundation develops innovative solutions to resolve issues that are critical roadblocks towards unlocking India’s economic potential. They believe that considerable positive change can occur, when we collaborate with likeminded partners and nurture projects that are scalable ensuring a long term impact.


Essential Qualifications

  • Company Secretary (CS) is required
  • Legal qualification preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree is required; Master’s desired

Essential Experience & Skills

Essential Experience:

  • Overall experience of 4-6 years with a compliance or legal background
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable Laws for Companies and Charitable Trusts and Societies in India
  • Understanding of tax laws would be an added advantage
  • In-depth understanding of regulatory requirements
  • Experience in handling compliance activities
Essential Skills:
  • Proven organizational skills and capacity to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines
  • Excellent writing, communication and facilitating skills
  • Ability to proactively communicate the compliance requirements to stakeholders
  • Proficiency in MSWord, Excel and Power Point applications
  • Working knowledge of compliance software applications

Key Roles & Responsiblities

  • Understand and stay up-to-date on the statutory and compliance requirements for corporate foundations, Indian CSR laws and rules & other amendments in Companies Act, 2013
  • Understand and assist in setting up an entity in USA within the Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code
  • Ensure strict adherence to good corporate governance and required regulatory compliances under the ompanies Act, relevant trust / societies’ laws and 501(c)(3) requirements
  • Working in multiple subsidiaries- holding company structures and ensuring their regulatory compliance
  • Understand Merger & Amalgamation compliances under the Companies Act, liasoning with lawyers and preparation of documentation for Mergers and demergers
  • Incorporation of companies, Conversion of various entities like trusts, private limited companies etc to Sec 8 companies
  • Compliances relating to change of name, alteration of object, alteration of MOA and AOA and share capital
  • Responsible for putting required regulatory framework in place to ensure compliance as per regulatory timelines
  • Conducting Board Meetings, Annual General Meetings and CSR Committee Meetings including preparation of notice and agenda, recording minutes of the meeting and preparing of resolutions for multiple subsidiary companies
  • Maintenance and tracking of comprehensive calendar for compliance of all applicable regulations
  • Conducting comprehensive secretarial audits, assisting in various other statutory and internal audits

Reporting Structure

Role directly reports to the CFO

Piramal Foundation Values


  • Expertise – we strive for a deeper understanding of our domain
  • Innovation – we aspire to do things creatively
  • Entrepreneurship – we are empowered to act decisively and create value
  • Integrity – we are consistent in our thoughts, speech and action
  • Trusteeship – we protect the interests of our customers, community, employees, partners and shareholders
  • Humility – we aspire to be the best, yet strive to be humble