David, Provincia de Chiriquí
Location: David, Panama
Required Expertise: Office – especially Excel. Financial modeling. Advanced accounting. Accounting software experience. Detail oriented. Driven closer of tasks. Highly self-motivated. Must be able to speak English.
Desired Expertise: Microsoft Dynamics. Accounting Certification. Five or more years of accounting experience. Experience working in a multinational corporation. Experience accounting for live animal inventory.
Description: This position will be responsible for maintaining all subsidiary financial records. The candidate must be highly technically proficient and be comfortable as the final stop for accounting decisions within the organization. The role will also include assessment of the current record keeping processes and providing a recommendation for how they can be improved. The ideal candidate will have aspirations to manage and oversee the accounting operations of the firm throughout its lifecycle. The candidate should be highly self-motivated and detail oriented to build and revise plans that drive overall sustainable aquaculture production and profitability. This position reports directly to the Forever Oceans Vice President of Finance.
o Developing and maintaining GAAP-compliant financial reporting system
o Processing and categorizing expenses
o Keeping information up to date in the Microsoft Dynamics platform
o Producing financial statements
o Supporting external audits
o Overseeing accounting practices across the operating subsidiary
- Financial Analysis
o Tracking of financial performance
o Identifying key financial performance metrics and their variance over time
o Gather financial documentation on businesses and governments
o Collect corporate document and respond to diligence requests
- Collaborate closely with offshore operations, onshore operations, and other areas
- Travel as needed