What s The Role
The Senior Accounting Analyst role is a critical role that will be focused on the day to day accounting and financial functions located in the Panama Operations Center.
Become a superuser for the new global LLA ERP system and assist with the implementation of the new system and development of efficient accounting processes.
The Senior Accounting Analyst will be instrumental in identifying process automation opportunities. Works closely and will partner with all levels of the business to deliver high-quality accounting and reporting service and analysis to business units.
What You ll Do
Support achievement of operations accounting goals and objectives, including analysis of operations related accounting topics and support of local finance teams in identifying and concluding on operational accounting issues.
Partner and coordinate with the Technical Accounting Group and local accounting teams with respect to the application of worldwide accounting requirements and procedures.
Provide project accounting governance over significant projects
Ensure proper accounting on multiple legal entities and ledgers.
Coordinate and assist in the assimilation of additional entities into the Global Services Consolidation.
Assist to Accounting Teams in coordinating with the internal auditors regarding overall audit and resolving specific issues which may result (Quarterly and Year-End Audits performed).
Coordinate standard and new processes implementation.
Support internal and SOX audits. Develop and maintain SOX compliance documentation.
Ensure compliance and measurements vs. SLAs
Coordinate and assist Accounting Teams with all closing activities areas. Follow in the oversight of Treasury, consolidations, month-end close.
Ensure internal trading accounting calculations are consistent with inter-company models and agreements.
Coordinate special projects within the team as required and assist with any escalation points.
Coordinate the Accounting team reviewing the accuracy of required balance sheet reconciliations and closing journal entries.
Identifies specific issues to the accountants preparing reconciliations and assist them. Also required bank reconciliations and closing journal entries.
Supervises and reviews the preparation of certain analyses supporting horizontal processes and facilitating review of transaction processing.
Coordinate and assist in the preparation and detailed review of internal reports.
Propose improves the procedures, work processes, and systems.
Researches specific technical accounting issues.
Supervises and reviews that the FA and PA sub-ledgers follow the accounting Policy
Knowledge & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in a Business, Finance or Accounting
4 years or more progressive Accounting Experience (experience in Public Accounting preferred) Shared Service or related field.
Excellent English in both verbal and written form; Spanish desirable but not essential
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, strong analytical skills, the ability to handle multiple projects at once.
Ability to define processes, perform gap analyses, and design and implement process improvement solutions to meet established organization performance goals
Strong knowledge of telecommunications and the dynamics of mobile, fixed, and media markets preferred
Multinational and Multicurrency accounting environment experience a plus.
Exceptional communication skills with the ability to interface with multiple groups, including internal resources and external professional service providers
Track record of concurrently handling a variety of competing tasks while coordinating and supporting the efforts of cross-functional team members
Strong knowledge of financial systems
Strong knowledge of US GAAP & IFRS accounting standards
Strong Excel Skills required.
Experience with Hyperion Solutions Reporting Preferred
Who We Are
We are the leading telecommunications company, connecting more than 40 markets in Latin America and the Caribbean with our video, broadband internet, telephony, and mobile services under the consumer brands VTR, Flow, Liberty, Más Móvil, BTC and Cabletica.
We started small, and now we’re growing. We’re excited about the future as we strive to unlock opportunities in the region.
Why join us
Technology excites us enables us and drives us. We re proud of the services we provide, the markets that we serve and our people coming together to enhance our customers lives with technology so that they can connect, work, live and play without missing beat.
Throughout Liberty Latin America, our passion and pride are brought to life through our shared vision to bring innovation that will create moments that matter to our customers, delivering growth in our markets with one vision, one culture, and one team.
Liberty Latin America provides equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, citizenship, disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy / childbirth, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and / or local laws.