Senior Manager, Finance in Mexico City

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 3/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Mexico City
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Job Description

Please Note: If you are a current Spin Master employee with access to Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.

Are you looking to further your career with an industry leading, global children's entertainment company? 

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you! 

What's it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; we are building a legacy and welcome individuals with a proven track record of driving results.  

Job Description:

The role:

The Spin Master Mexico Senior Financial Manager, will be a key contributor to Spin Master Mexico and the global Finance Team. The Senior Financial Manager must be a motivated team player, highly numerate & analytical, possess strong communication skills and be able to handle all aspects of accounting, planning, credit and tax applicable to the Mexican legal entity.

What can we expect from you:

  • Oversee all aspects of day to day accounting and related administration including credit management and accounts receivable collection, valuation and safeguarding of inventory, accounts payable, bank reconciliations and payroll administration.
  • Work together with General Manager, Mexico, ensure that all financial risks are identified in a timely manner, communicated to Management and solutions found to mitigate risks.
  • Timely preparation and analysis of monthly financial statements to parent company for group consolidation and presentation at Board meetings.
  • Prepare and review annual corporate tax return, information return and year-end tax accruals.
  • Work with the Assistant Controller, Mexico, the Corporate Finance Team and General Manager, Mexico to prepare the annual budget and forecasts, weekly cash flow projections and sales forecasts.
  • Continually track expenditures to budget and report both variances and cost savings opportunities to management
  • Assist with SAP and ongoing data maintenance.
  • Handle all aspects of the annual audit within group timelines and report results to VP, Corporate Controller.
  • Work together with the Brand Finance Director in Toronto to ensure that the Toy Line Plan (TLP) reflects the most up to date information. 
  • Work with the Director, Global Tax in Toronto to ensure that taxation matters are integrated seamlessly into overall Finance group initiatives, policies and procedures.
  • Overseeing the financial aspects of the importation of finished goods into Mexico.
  • Work with the Treasury group in Toronto to manage risks associated with exchange rates.
  • Create Financial KPI’s as a continuous improvement tool.
  • Supporting the General Manager, Mexico with various strategic analyses, as required.

Who’s a good fit for this role:

  • Strategic thinker, highly ethical with strong leadership and analytical skills.

You should apply if you have the following:

  • A minimum of 7 years of related progressive experience in a similar role with an entity with revenues in excess of $70M USD.
  • Accountant (CPA); MBA highly desirable.
  • Excellent computer skills including expertise with Microsoft Excel, Word and familiarity with ERP system(s). Experience in SAP is highly advantageous.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:
•    Integrity
•    Open Mindset
•    Innovation
•    Partnerships
•    Collaboration
•    Driving Results
•    Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.


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