Citi Financial Reporting Analyst 2 in Costa Rica

  • Primary Location: Costa Rica

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Finance

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 17035171

Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to manage interaction with regional and country seniors

  • Analyze, perform and approve US GAAP entries needed to align local regulatory reporting to corporate regulatory reporting, this includes coordination with processing areas at FRO and at Country level to guarantee accuracy and timeliness of the financial process

  • Prepare, approve and analyze Corporate periodic reports for the country and region

  • Establish and keep a fluent and efficient communication with the country and regional controllers regarding the coordination of the processes and deadline compliance

  • Support local and regional Controller and country Corporate reporting heads

  • Accomplish all tasks related to projects both Corporate and specific for each country/region

  • Establish and comply with surrounding controls as per Citi policies and guidance for the financial process, supporting documentation, binders, MAC, EUC., Entitlements, COB, etc.

  • Coordinate, analyze and establish corrective action plans for processes for the region such as KPI’s, Risk and control reviews, Issue log, metrics, COB testing, etc.

  • Analyze, establish and support VOE and sound working environment practices

  • Serve as a main support to the coordination of a team of analysts, identifying development opportunities and action plans for the team including identification of training needs for each position as well as administrative functions

Qualifications

Knowledge/Experience:

  • CPA / Financial Administration, Accounting or related fields formation bachelor degree or equivalent education

  • 5 years minimum of experience in a financial control / finance support roles / accounting

  • Ability to manage clients, client communication, expectations and resolve performance issues

Skills:

  • Advance fluency in English (B2)

  • Solid accounting knowledge and US GAAP knowledge

  • Management skills

  • Excellent PC Skills (Excel and MS Office, databases, financial reporting systems - Access is a plus)

  • Process management

  • Able to multitask Competencies

  • Adaptability/Flexibility

  • Analysis/Judgment

  • Problem Solving

  • Attention to details

  • Goals Orientation (Ability to meet deadlines/urgency awareness ) Leadership