Branch delivers world-class financial services to the mobile generation. With offices in San Francisco, Lagos, and Nairobi, Branch is a for-
profit socially conscious company that uses the power of data science to reduce the cost of delivering financial services in emerging markets.
We believe that everyone, everywhere deserves fair financial access. The rapid spread of smartphones presents an opportunity for the world's emerging middle class to access banking options and achieve financial flexibility.
What We Offer
Branch's mission-driven team is led by founder and former CEO of . The company presents a rich opportunity for our team members to drive meaningful growth in rapidly evolving and changing markets.
Most recently, Branch announced its Series B and has garnered more than $100M in funding with investments from leading Silicon Valley firms.
The Senior Accountant will report to the Mexico Country Manager and will work closely with the Corporate Controller in the USA.
This will be a permanent role that will involve accounting, reporting and analysis, as well ensuring adherence to internal controls and statutory compliance.
The Senior Accountant will be required to lead the accounting and financial reporting function and reconciliations process and ensure all reporting and compliance deadlines are met.
Produce daily, weekly and monthly reconciliations for Mexico cash flow, including disbursements, repayments and net cash
Manage all aspects of the month-end accounting close process for two Mexico entities, including reporting status and results to US parent
Manage monthly completion of cash and balance sheet account reconciliations to Netsuite
Issue financial reports required by management, including accompanying schedules, worksheets and narratives
Process accounts payable and manage vendors
Manage local statutory audits and assist with annual corporate external audits as necessary
Assist to file VAT returns and other tax returns as necessary
Manage all filing and documentation
Assist with completion of the quarterly and annual regulatory filings; prepare assigned Quarterly and Annual Statutory Statement pages / schedules
Analyze impact of foreign exchange exposure
Conform with and abide by all regulatory guidance and internal policies and procedures
Document policies, procedures and workflow for assigned areas of responsibility
Contribute to department and organization special projects as assigned
Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance, CPA graduate a plus
4+ years accounting experience in similar position
Experience working with accounting softwares such as Quickbooks, Pastel, Sage, Oracle. Experience with Netsuite is a plus
Audit experience in Big 4 firms preferred
Current knowledge of both IFRS and US GAAP required
Strong analytical skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Fluent spoken and written English
Must be self-motivated and able to self-manage and work independently
Organized and results-focused
Strong project management skills with ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
Experience working with multiple international subsidiaries and foreign currency exchange accounting and operational issues is strongly preferred