We are currently recruiting a SR Accountant to join our Team in Buenos Aires - Argentina.
The SR Accountant maintains accurate accounting records in compliance with US and local (as applicable) Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Perform required financial controls and analysis. Assist with leading the GL team.
Essential Functions :
1.Assists with ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close.
2.Assists with ensuring financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted global policies and procedures as well as in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles in the United States (US GAAP) and local GAAP (as applicable).
3.Assists with ensuring compliance with process control narratives to meet Sarbanes-Oxley Internal Controls objectives and maintains appropriate process documentation.
Alert management to any discrepancies between written processes and current procedures, so that written procedures can be updated.
4.Reviews, maintains, and prepares detailed journal entries, account reconciliations, and supporting schedules to the general ledger accounts as well as other controls required to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley.
5.Performs appropriate analysis of expenses ensuring accurate coding, adequacy of accruals, and resolves accounting discrepancies and irregularities.
6.Facilitates positive relationships with General Ledger (GL) team members including international accounting personnel as well as other departments.
Participate in cross functional teams as needed.
7.Integrates new accounting requirements into company policy and participate in implementation efforts for new accounting standards.
8.Identifies best practices and investigates root causes of fundamental issues and problems and recommends solutions.
9.Documents and analyzes current accounting procedures. Identifies opportunities to streamline and improve the accounting process and recommend more efficient procedures.
10.Obtains and maintains a thorough understanding of the general ledger structure and assists in maintaining Oracle systems to manage the general ledger and sub ledgers.
11.Provides training to new and existing staff as needed.
12.Ensures a timely year end audit by assisting with all aspects of audit deliverables and inquiries.