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Accounting Specialist in Mexico City at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/6/2021

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    Mexico City
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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 375 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The accounting specialist requires to work closely and collaboratively with the internal costumers in the organization to perform the activities assigned in a daily basis and during closing month participating in reconciliations and flux analysis as well as other internal projects.

The ideal candidate will be highly organized with exceptional technical accounting knowledge and will have a strong drive towards excellence and results and will be able to think and act both analytically and strategically.


  • Prepare general journal entries related to reclassifications, accruals, expenses and others.
  • Accruals administration/reconciliation for accounting purposes.
  • Follow up on invoicing matters regarding the issuance of invoices to merchants, solve questions and guide merchants on the process for invoicing their commissions.
  • Follow up on accounts payable with Global AP team.
  • Coordinate the closing month activities.
  • Perform reconciliations.
  • Ability to support new business or governance initiatives


  • University degree as Public Accountant or finance related.
  • Fluently read, write and speak 90% English.
  • 5 years of accounting experience.
  • Strong accounting knowledge.
  • Desirable experience in eAccounting and federal tax.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • Understanding of ERP system – SAP
  • Detail-oriented.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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