Job Req ID:  19044
Date:  07-Jan-2021

Buenos Aires, C, AR

Functional area:  Accounting / Auditing
Contract type:  1 | Permanent job
Business area:  Fragrances




SSC Accounting Executive

Shared Services Accountant

Location: Buenos Aires


As a part of Shared Services Center located in Buenos Aires and providing Financial Service to all Latam subsidiaries, we are seeking a Senior General Accountant reporting to our Accounting Manager. He/she will be responsible for executing, supporting and supervising general ledger and journal entry processing. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to oversee one of our subsidiaries plus supporting the management in supervising the monthly closing for the rest of legal entities. We look forward to hiring an individual with energy and ideas to improve our Accounting Department as well as expertise in shaping existent processes.


Functions and Responsibilities:

Monthly closing process & Reporting

  • Execute all accounting activities related to month, quarter and year end close
  • Ensure all tasks are completed in accordance with the closing procedures and group accounting rules
  • Manage quarterly Inter-Company reconciliation
  • Prepare, verify and submit group reporting


Balance Sheet control

  • Ensure Balance Sheet statement contains reliable and accurate information according with Group and Statutory standards.
  • Deep knowledge of the composition of the BS and broad experience in GL accounts analysis and reconciliation



  • Support in calculating taxes for all the subsidiaries and overseeing tributary operations


Responsible for Audit process and Statutory Reporting

  • Lead audit process with external auditors
  • Maintain a second set of accounting books to ensure Statutory Reporting according with accounting local standards


Budgeting & Forecasting process

  • Yearly Balance Sheet and Cash budgeting and forecasting


Fixed Assets

  • Control and management of Fixed Assets



  • Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Education: Bachelor degree or Master degree in Accounting.
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Competencies:
    • Flexible and motivated
    • Used to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
    • Ability to work in a multicultural environment
    • Autonomous
    • Strong communication and analytical skills
    • Adaptable to changes
  • Specific Knowledge required:
    • Mastering SAP and MS office.
    • Experience in multi-country accounting would be preferred
    • Knowledge in IFRS (NIIF), IAS (NIC)



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