Senior Accountant

Bogota, Colombia /
GPO LATAM - Finance /
About PayU 
PayU, a leading payment and Fintech company in 50+ high-growth markets throughout Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, part of Prosus group, one of the largest technology investors in the world is redefining the way people buy and sell online for our 300.000+ merchants and millions of consumers. 

As a leading online payment service provider, we deploy more than 400 payment methods and PCI-certified platforms to process approximately 6 million payments every single day. 

Be part of our PayU team in Latam! We are looking for our next Senior Accountant.

About the role
The senior accountant at PayU thrives in a fast moving and dinamic industry.

What you will do
Assist management with the implementation of new financial projects to obtain a timely and accurate result.
Support all local requirements for the year-end of each of the LATAM countries.
Be responsible for the execution and completion of the internal and external audit for LATAM.
Support the development, implementation and improvement of policies, procedures and internal control standards.
Collaborate across Finance, OPS, HR area to increase efficiency in accounting/financial processes and strengthen interfaces between areas.
Prepare, reconcie, and analyze expenses, revenue, variances and balance sheet accounts for LATAM.
Execute the assigned processes for the pre-closing and closing activities to obtain timely and accurate results for the LATAM month financial closing.
Propose improvements for accounting processes, finding possibilities to automate according process.
Provide meaningful reports/presentations/analysis and required information for the managed projects/tasks
Act as finance business partner
Poste of GL documents with appropriate supporting documentation for LATAM
Coordinate accounting functions in other countries
Communicate with other areas to detect improvements in common processes.
Support the chief accountant, Financial Controller and Finance director when needed

Wha you will need to succeed
Graduated Public Accountant.
Specializations (plus)
Advanced skills in General Ledger accounting and Financial statement preparation
IFRS or US GAAP knowledge 
5+ years of proven experience in similar positions.
Advanced Excel skills (especially in Pivot tables, vlookup functions).
Knowledge of NetSuite and Cognos (plus)
Advanced English level
About us:  
At PayU, we are a global fintech investor and our vision is to build a world without financial borders where everyone can prosper. We give people in high-growth markets the financial services and products they need to thrive. Our expertise in 18 high-growth markets enables us to extend the reach of financial services. This drives everything we do, from investing in technology entrepreneurs, to offering credit to underserved individuals, to helping merchants buy, sell and operate online. Being part of Prosus, one of the largest technology investors in the world, gives us the presence and expertise to make a real impact. Find out more 

Our Commitment To Building A Diverse And Inclusive Workforce 
As a global and multi-cultural organization with varied ethnicities thriving across locations, we realize that our responsibility towards fulfilling the D&I commitment is huge. Therefore, we continuously strive to create a diverse, inclusive and safe environment, for all of our people, communities and customers. Our leaders are committed to create an inclusive work culture which enables transparency, flexibility and unbiased attention to each and every PayUneer so they can succeed, irrespective of gender, color or personal faith. An environment where every person feels they belong, that they are listened to, and where they are empowered to speak up. At PayU we have zero tolerance towards any form of prejudice whether a specific race, ethnicity, or of persons with disabilities or the LGBTQ communities.