Senior Accountant (10-month contract)

  • Sao Paulo

Who You'll Work With

As a member of the Finance & Accounting function for McKinsey for our Brasil office, you will be based in São Paulo. You will work directly with finance team including tax, treasury and accounts payables colleagues with exposal to finance managers, partners, team leaders, and colleagues within across several accounting functions within the firm.

What You'll Do

You will be responsible for the implementation of controls and compliance with firm accounting policies, ensuring accuracy of monthly results for the cell. 
You will own accounting processes, projects and initiatives with little oversight and drives innovation on processes, controls, reporting and compliance. You will also own the audit processes, local tax and other governance requirements as appropriate based on local and firm requirements. In addition, you will play a critical role in the coordination of the cell finance function with the relevant support teams. You will coach and develop more junior team members and may have over-sight of their work. You may also be responsible for ad-hoc tasks/projects, as required by the cell.
This job has a fixed contract of 10 months.


  • At least 6 years university degree, in accounting
  • Excellent MS Office skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Access)
  • Relevant knowledge of local accounting rules and taxes
  • Specialized functional knowledge (e.g., finance, accounting, audit, cash management, taxes)
  • Excellent analytic thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Able to anticipate and independently resolve issues
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability to communicate clearly and efficiently to team members and internal stakeholders in both verbal and written form and to influence others
  • Independent project management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent organizational ability and keen attention to detail
  • Fluent Portuguese and fluent English is required
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Job Skill Group - CSSA
Job Skill Code - SACC - Senior Accountant
Function - Firm Administration
Industry - Financial Services
Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Tue Sep 20 00:00:00 GMT 2022
LinkedIn Posting City - Sao Paulo
LinkedIn Posting State/Province -
LinkedIn Posting Country - Brazil
LinkedIn Job Title - Senior Accountant (10-month contract)
LinkedIn Function - Accounting / Auditing
LinkedIn Industry - Accounting
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Associate