Sao Paulo, BR

Title:  Accounting Manager, F&A, SA

CFO Office

Kemira CFO office provides accurate and timely information and drives efficiency improvements through best-in-class finance & accounting and planning & controlling services, as well as, risk management, treasury, investor relations, M&A operations and IT.

We are now looking for an experienced Accountant Manager for our Finance function in South America, who will report to the Regional Sr. Manager, Finance.


What we offer:   

  • Best-in-class colleagues, expertise and collaboration tools that let you perform at your best
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • Employment in a stable company with an established position in the market
  • Attractive benefits package
  • A multicultural and positive working environment


What you need:

  • Manage local and remote teams, providing feedback, setting carreers and job goals, performance evaluation and trainnings;
  • Daily smooth and transparent bookkeeping (maintenance of general ledger and accounts reconciliation; accrual based accounting; maintenance, reconciliation and analysis of trial balance and accounting books) and fulfillment of local requirement with regards to mandatory books fulfillment and electronic submission;
  • Provide a transparent view of the local operation and keep up-to-date about the "local" current legislation and its changes;
  • Prepare and document internal control evidences;
  • Lead continuous process improvement culture;
  • Develop and publish Financial Statements, F/X and other KPI's reports;
  • Work with local statutory requirements as such as SPED ECD, ECF, IBGE, etc.

The Successful Applicant

  • Manufacturing accounting experience;
  • Resilient and problem solver;
  • Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook. Plans and organizes effectively, setting priorities while not neglecting attention to details;
  • Active CPA in Brazil (CRC);
  • +10 years general accounting experience;
  • Keen for new experiences, responsibilities and challenges;
  • Conveys a sense of urgency when appropriate;
  • Good communication, presentation and reporting skills.



  • English (Fluent), Spanish is a pluss;
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting;
  • Post graduation


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira.


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.