Accountant Specialist
hace 1 día

Job summary :

As an Accountant Specialist, you are part of the accounting and financial team of South Pole Carbon Asset Management SAS in Colombia and work in close coordination and under the supervision of our Senior Accounting Specialist.

You are responsible for the calculation of all taxes relevant to our company and must ensure that filings and payments are made correctly and on time.

This role works in collaboration with other employees of our entity in Colombia to ensure that accounts payables are managed in accordance with group policies and to manage compliance with legal requirements, daily accounting and timely payment.

In this role, you will be in charge of the bank reconciliations, review, accounting and control of the company's bank accounts.

Additionally, you will assist with monthly closings and periodic reporting to headquarters, and for the different control entities as well as involvement in various individual and group accounting projects.

Your role requires a high degree of proactivity and proposals for improvements in the processes and activities of the team.

Main tasks & responsibilities :

  • Through teamwork, assist in requirements of the DIAN, Superintendence of Societies, Fiscal Auditors and other supervision entities in Colombia
  • Prepare and submit the tax returns in charge of South Pole Carbon Asset Management SAS for the timely review of the Senior Accounting Specialist before their effective submission to the supervision and control entities of Colombia
  • Responsible for recording, processing and reconciling transactions of bank accounts, credit cards and short-term investments
  • Solve and assist other penguins in understanding tax matters in contracts
  • Calculate and conduct our local tax declarations
  • Document processes, adopt them and communicate them to the South Pole team, with a view to learning from all financial processes and teaching yours to other members of the finance team to facilitate and implement good collaborative and empathetic practices
  • If necessary, new responsibilities in the accounting and financial area for the growth of SP Colombia, adapting to new processes, responsibilities or other functions relevant to the finance and administration team.
  • Responsible for credit / travel card purchases
  • Daily recording of accounts payable, verifying compliance with the legal requirements of the different related accounting supports, scheduling of payments and recording of the expense vouchers generated as a result of making payments.
  • Requirements : Essential


  • Completed studies in Public Accounting or a related discipline
  • Working experience or specialization in Colombian tax accounting
  • Updated accounting and tax knowledge, insights in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Working knowledge with accounting ERPs
  • Proficient written and oral command of Spanish
  • Expert in Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel)
  • Entrepreneurial attitude, sense of responsibility and willingness to take initiative
  • Teamwork oriented with a can-do attitude, creativity and prudence
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities while keeping attention to details
  • Desirable

  • Excellent oral and written skills in English would be an advantage
  • What we offer :

    At South Pole, we care about our employees as much as we care about the planet. South Pole is not just an employer, we are a Team.

    South Pole does not just offer people a job, we offer you a career. By joining our team, you will find strong purpose and deep meaning in everything you do.

    You will have the chance to make a real difference for our clients and for the planet, working alongside a passionate team of like-minded colleagues, while building your knowledge / skills and developing your career in a fun, dynamic, international and fast-growing organisation.

    We’re a planet of 7.5 billion unique and different people. We all have a contribution to make and South Pole is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status or disability.

    Our recruitment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

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