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Main duties and responsibilities
Administer the fixed assets in the SSC according to Corporate and local regulations.
Execute periodic controls to ensure the Fixed Assets system is accurate and updated.
Coordinate and control fixed asset movements at the office.
Coordinate donation, destruction or recycling of assets respecting the Free Trade Zone (FTZ) requirements.
Manage the local purchase or import processes of Fixed Assets.
Capitalize, dispose or adjust Fixed Assets accounting as required and respecting local and Corporate guidelines.
Support internal, external or government ad-hoc requests or audits related to Fixed Assets.
Maintain the enough inventory of assets to supply Internal needs. This includes driving coordination and proper forecast with areas in SSC.
Accurate bookkeeping of general expenses as per Budget and according to local procedures around digital invoice, IFRS (statutory accounting) and USGAAP (corporate requests).
Build the annual and quarterly SSC’s Budget in coordination with different areas across SSC and project managers.
Calculate FTE average rate for intercompany billing purposes.
Analyze monthly and quarterly Budget vs actuals performance. Drive any conversation or action required to produce better estimations.
Prepare and submit monthly and annual tax returns, as well informative reporting.
Prepare the financial statements of the SSC and shared results with upper management.
Run budget exceptions thru approvals according to DOA.
Ensure the Cash Flow performance is healthy.
Respond to general internal customer requests
Participates in team projects as required
Other duties as required
Education and trainings
Degree in accounting or finance
Knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS
Fluent spoken and written English and Spanish. Any other language skills are a plus
Advanced Microsoft Office skills, mainly Excel.
Relevant working experience and / or knowledge of SAP
Experience using Hyperion
Qualifications and experience
5 years of relevant working accounting experience in a SSC environment in a matrixed international company (preferably American or Multinational company)
Demonstrated ability to coordinate with various departments to resolve issues
Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Office technology
Proficiency in email and calendar systems, preferably Microsoft Outlook
Demonstrated ability to take initiative, learn new concepts / processes and improve current processes
Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple simultaneous deliverables, working in a demanding environment
Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
Physical and mental requirements
Ability to work well with cross-functional teams and multi-task
Good communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills, attention to detail and ability to communicate complicated issues effectively
Demonstrated ability to perform consistently under varying business pressure as well as ability to adapt to a quickly changing environment