Who we are
Our mission is to build a global movement where people live, travel, work, and experience while making meaningful connections.
Selina was born out of a desire to celebrate the nomadic lifestyle : to experience our planet’s most beautiful places, to build community, to engage with locals and fellow travelers, to work and enjoy new adventures.
What the role is
The Accounting Manager works in collaboration with the VP Accounting, Partnership Accounting Manager, External Reporting Manager, Director of Tax and Internal Auditor.
This position will report directly to the VP Global Accounting and will assist this well-capitalized start-up company with technical accounting, partnership accounting, investor presentations and other special projects as it continues its global expansion.
What you will be doing
At the request of the Partnership Accounting Manager (PAM) and VP Accounting, preparing balance sheet account reconciliations for debt, equity, and other complex accounts.
Researching and preparing white papers on complex accounting treatment of acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs.
Exposure to the annual external audit, and implementation of the new Oracle Net Suite ERP and implementation of the Company’s new loyalty program.
Exposure to the Intercompany accounting process for 150 legal entities.
Liaising with the Legal Department and Tax Department to ensure new entities are properly structured and capitalized and that intercompany loans and equity capitalizations are recorded accurately in the Company’s books and records.
Reading, understanding and advising on investor agreements including share subscription agreements, mezzanine debt, warrants, and stock option plan.
Working with HR on the accounting for grants, forfeitures and expense regarding the Company’s stock option plan.
Liaising with Corporate Office in Panama (in Spanish) regarding the proper recording of financial transactions.
Assisting with the preparation, as needed, of financial documents and presentation materials to be provided to investors in the Company at required periodic intervals.
Assisting the Vice President Global Accounting directly on special projects that enable the continued expansion of the Company.
What you need for the role
2+ years of experience with advanced accounting gained either at a public accounting firm or in a corporate environment.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
Fluent in English and Spanish would be a preference.
Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Must have strong work ethics and be well organized and a self-starter
Must be able to follow standard filing procedures
Detail oriented, professional attitude, reliable
Possess strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Ability to interact with employees in a professional manner
Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high- volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
What you can expect
A competitive salary
Public Medicare, Dental and Vision. Private Life Insurance.
13th Salary and Vacation premium
Discounts at all Selina locations
Meal and transportation ticket
20% discount on food & beverage and Family discounts
And of course, your birthday off on us!
Apply today! Either with your CV or your LinkedIn profile.
If your application is suitable, one of our recruiters will send you a video platform interview.
You can expect a series of competency- based interviews and also a task, where applicable.