Amazon.com Senior Financial Accountant - Global Financial Accounting in Mexico City, Mexico
Amazon is a fast-paced, dynamic, high-tech company based in Seattle. Amazon’s finance team is searching for financial accounting professionals who consistently exceed expectations, who thrive in a challenging workplace, and who can actively contribute to our talented team. The global accounting organization supports our financial reporting, internal control, intercompany, and transfer pricing activities as well as supports new business launches globally for Amazon in the consumer products, digital initiatives, merchant, operations, logistics, payments, and cloud computing lines of business. This role would support our growing Mexican operations in all of the above categories. This role would be based in Mexico City.
We are currently looking for candidates who are at the Senior Financial Analyst level. Successful candidates for this position will have the equivalent of 5 + years of professional experience with financial reporting and some project management related responsibilities.
Support Mexican Accounting and Finance operations
Monthly analytic reviews of country operations
Research and conclude on accounting positions in both Mexican and US GAAP
Work with Accounting, Tax, and Legal to ensure compliance with Mexican statutory requirements
Lead annual Mexican GAAP financial statement creation and review
Guide the business on accounting treatments related to new products and launches
Uphold and enforce an environment of strong financial controllership
5+ years of professional experience in finance, accounting, or a highly analytical field
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related discipline.
Experience with Mexican GAAP, reporting standards, fiscal, Trade compliance and statutory requirements
Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Office (Excel and Word); knowledge of Oracle is a plus
Strong capabilities for developing and presenting analyses and insights to senior management.
Strong organization and time management skills
Experience in a large multinational corporate environment with exposure to various financial disciplines
Strong English speaking and writing skills
Masters in Accounting, Information Systems, Finance, or related field
CPA or equivalent,
Knowledge of applicable Mexican laws, codes and regulations
Working knowledge of SQL
Excellent analytical skills
Exposure to researching accounting conclusions and documenting related findings
Solid organizational and project-management skills
Strong interpersonal, written and oral skills
Ability to summarize and communicate important data
An aptitude for information technology
Ability to travel outside of Mexico 2-3 times a year
AMZR Req ID: 533556
External Company URL: www.amazon.com