Assoc Operational Controller

Nielsen Research Ltd. Co.
India, IN
360000 - 680000
12 Aug 2018
14 Aug 2018
Job role
Assoc Operational Controller Mxico Date Aug 8, 2018 Location Mexico City, MX Company Nielsen Assoc Operational Controller Mxico - 25081 Finance and Corporate Development - Mexico Mexico City, Federal District $35,200.00 About Nielsen We understand the importance of knowing what consumers see and buy. That is our passion and the center of our business. We study and know consumers in more than 100 countries to provide the most comprehensive insight into trends and habits around the world. With nearly 34,000 employees in more than 100 countries around the world, Nielsen offers a wide variety of full-time career opportunities, and part time jobs for trainees and interns. At Nielsen we believe in talent and diversity! In Nielsen you can be you, you can grow with us and you can make a difference. At Nielsen we want you to succeed as your most authentic self. Associate Operational Controller About the area Support all aspects of local controlling and accounting in the local market. Assist with the coordination of activities between Operational Controlling, Revenue Controlling and Business Finance. Perform local accounting activities specific to the respective market. Support the local core finance processes. Your main responsibilities as Associate Operational Controller at Nielsen will be Support the local controllership function and lead the local Operational Controlling team; provide financial oversight on the local business Ensure adequate performance and reporting on the following by leveraging both onshore and offshore resources US-GAAP accounting/closing, accruals, and account reconciliations Financial closing and consolidation Procure-to-pay functions (invoice & payment processing, T&E, etc) Intercompany transactions and reconciliations Support compliance with all relevant global, regional or local policies, procedures and guidelines Support change locally with regard to standardization and simplification initiatives as governed by the Global or Regional COE core teams or by Finance leadership Assist in producing monthly closing dashboard, and quarterly and year-end reporting packs in accordance with corporate requirements for the local market Support Operational Controller to maintain internal controls and SOX documentation and ensure effective control environment through active coordination with the Group Controller and the Global and Regional COE core teams Support the Operational Controller during local internal audit and compliance review assignments, including any SOX or distributed audits Assist with the maintenance of local statutory accounts and ensure ongoing compliance to local regulation for the local legal entities Assist in the statutory and tax accounting and audit processes and act as the single point of contact for external auditors and/or tax and statutory authorities or consultants What are we looking for? Degree in Accounting Local or international Accounting qualification (CPA, CA, ACCA, ACMA, or other) preferred Fluency in English and local language mandatory; third regional language preferred Relevant professional experience in accounting or financial controlling External audit or public accounting experience preferred Knowledge and experience with local statutory requirements and statutory audits (Local GAAP, statutory financial statements, tax calculations, VAT returns) preferred Knowledge and experience with US-GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) preferred Experience with ERP systems (preferably SAP) preferred IT-PC literate (Google for Work, Microsoft Office) Strong communication skills, team player, leadership traits We want to hear from you! If you are interested, send us your updated resume. Job Type Regular Primary Location Mexico City,Federal District Secondary Locations , , , Travel No Relocation Approved No Hiring Manager Name HUGO ALFREDO ROJAS Hiring Manager Title LFS COE Leader Recruiter Name ITZI MARIA PEREZ