Accounting Manager - Brazil

With over a million customers trusting PayJoy, it’s increasingly important that our apps and services operate with integrity and high availability while keeping our customers' data confidential.

PayJoy is hiring an Accounting Manager in Brazil to join our fast-paced, exciting, and talented team. As our first member of the Brazil Accounting team, you will have the opportunity to help build and stream-line our internal accounting function for our growing Brazil operations. 

You will report to the Director of Accounting in San Francisco, and partner a growing accounting team in Mexico and with senior management members in our LATAM and US offices to improve and automate our accounting processes. You have a demonstrated track record of experience in accounting and tax, possess outstanding communication skills, and share our mission to expand access to finance to the next billion consumers worldwide.

Responsbilities

  • Maintain records in accordance with accounting standards, including impacts of new or changes to existing standards
  • Manage merchant reconciliation process and assist with communications to resolve outgoing and incoming payment issues
  • Manage timely accounting close, including data requests from related parties and external accountants
  • Develop staff and manage performance, setting goals and providing ongoing trainingIncrease efficiency and automate manual processes to improve scalability
  • Manage and contribute to onboarding entities from mergers or acquisitionsMaintain compliance with tax regulations and deadlines
  • Requirements

  • 5-7 years of experience in public accounting or in an accounting department of a lending institution or in the fintech industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in Ciências Contábeis
  • CRC
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (v-lookup, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Superb attention to detail and time management skills
  • Fluent in English and Portuguese
  • Desirable Qualities

  • Prior experience working with NetSuite
  • Prior experience with SQL
  • Experience with IFRS 16 - Leases and IFRS 9
  • Financial Instruments
  • Knowledge of other LATAM accounting and tax rules and regulations
  • Spanish speaking
  • Benefits

  • Medical insurance plan for the employee and immediate family
  • Annual fitness benefit
  • Annual professional development benefit
  • Annual international travel benefit
  • Company holidays, paid vacation, and sick time
  • About PayJoy
    PayJoy's mission is to deliver access to credit to the next billion people in emerging markets worldwide. Our unique mobile locking technology gives customers the ability to afford their first smartphone on credit, using the phone itself as collateral, and then provides further access to credit to help weather life's unexpected financial surprises and climb the ladder of economic well-being.

    Founded in 2015, today PayJoy has reached millions of customers in a dozen countries around the globe, including Mexico, Brazil, India, Kenya, and South Africa, and is on a strong growth path with support from major industry partners to bring credit to millions in the near future.

    PayJoy is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

    PayJoy Principles
    Finance for the next billion * Ownership * Break Through Walls * High-Bandwidth Communication * Transparency & Directness * Focus on Scale * Work-Life Balance * Embrace Diversity


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